Simplicity in the Community
Simplicity partnered with Junkluggers to hold a car seat & baby item donation drive for MiraVia.
Simplicity volunteers to organize classrooms and maker spaces at Charlotte Lab School.
Simplicity volunteers to organize the home a local family going through a medical crisis.
Thanks to the Charlotte community, 6,500 books were donated to Windsor Park Elementary school for Simplicity’s book drive, READ a Book, GIVE a Book so that each student could take home ten books.
Spring Clean out! Simplicity spends a day with the Bremer Family organizing their garage (April 2018).
Simplicity volunteers to organize Windsor Park Elementary’s gym storage closet
Simplicity volunteers to organize Greenway Park Elementary School’s Teacher Resource Room.
Simplicity volunteers to organize Cotswold Elementary’s PTA closet.
Thanks to the Charlotte community, 6,000 books were donated to Windsor Park Elementary school for Simplicity’s book drive, READ a Book, GIVE a Book.
Thanks to the Charlotte community, over 6,000 children’s books were donated to Montclair and Rama Road Elementary schools for Simplicity’s book drive: Read a Book Give a Book.
Simplicity helped collect over 375 t-shirts for the Re-threaded program. Rethreaded loves people affected by the sex trade by fostering relationship and life-giving community. Their vision is to unravel the effects of the sex trade by fighting business with business on a global and local level. They provide safe, viable, and dignity-giving work to survivors of the sex trade.
Simplicity volunteered and helped sponsor the UROCk Donor Celebration for Baby Bundles on Thursday, February 27th, 2014. Baby Bundles is a non-profit that provides newborn essentials to mothers in financial need in the Charlotte area, helping them get a positive start with their baby and directly impacting their role as a mother.
Simplicity team member, Andrea Gill, had the opportunity to contribute her organizational skills to “The Teacher Project” at Greenway Park Elementary. Greenway Park is a Title I school in Charlotte that has benefited from several community partnerships with churches and businesses.
Simplicity supports The Relatives, which serves as the Safe Place agency for Mecklenburg County and the surrounding area, partnering with local businesses to ensure young people in need have access to immediate help and supportive resources. Simplicity sponsors their annual fundraiser, Breakfast with The Relatives, organizing their basement, and collecting donations for their home on East Boulevard.
Simplicity partnered with Trent Corbin of Lodestone Real Estate, Alan Romack of Captain Clutter and Whitley Hamlin of Queen City Style to start Warm Charlotte, a mobile drop-off site that helps collect cold weather goods and distributes them to local non-profits serving the homeless community in Charlotte.
Simplicity worked with the ladies at the Dove’s Nest to teach them organizational skills. We helped them purge their home in Dilworth and set up new systems at their expanded facility on West Boulevard.
Simplicity worked with Room in the Inn at Covenant Presbyterian Church to organize their donation closet, to assist in distributing clothes, bedding and hygiene products to homeless men and women in Charlotte.