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Foundation Vision and Mission


OUR Vision
The Charlotte Post Foundation will become the premier link to resources and expertise that help create life-changing educational opportunities for African American youth.

OUR Mission
The three components of our mission are as follows:
1. Bringing the proper expertise and resources together to help define issues and seek solutions that will positively impact the educational opportunities of African American youth in their primary school years - Direct Services.
2. Applying skills, knowledge and research to assist African American youth with their early educational development - Convening.
3. Awarding college scholarships to eligible African American seniors in Mecklenburg County, who aspire to further their quest for a quality education - Scholarship. 

The Charlotte Post Foundation values African American youth and their potential. We embrace the following core values & principles:
• We believe African American youth should receive equal access to competent educational resources, enhancing their opportunity for a quality education and realizing their greatest potential.
• We recognize challenges facing African American youth in the community and move with urgency to strategically address the issues.
• We are a catalyst for uniting partners to act and implement strategies which transform the lives of African American youth.
• We understand the value of collaborative partnerships in effectively addressing the challenges facing African American youth.
• We value integrity and ethical behavior in ourselves and in our partners.
• We value effectiveness and accountability and will adapt our strategies when necessary to achieve even greater success with measurable outcomes.
• We believe in the collective intellectual strength of African American youth and their ability to partner in shaping a better community for the future.


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6th Annual Legal Eagle Charity Golf Tournament

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Casino Night + Halloween Celebration at The Duke Mansion

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