Nonprofit Success Stories
As seen at our Community Impact Breakfast in the fall of 2018, watch this highlight video that shows some of the projects Apparo led in 2018 that created more good in the world by partnering corporate volunteers with nonprofits in need.
Opera Carolina + Bank of America: Community Impact Project
Volunteers from Bank of America helped nonprofit Opera Carolina create a technology plan that will allow them to better budget and plan for future technology initiatives over the next 2-3 years.
Apparo, Wal-Mart & Dress for Success Team Up to Revamp Career Center
The Dress for Success career center empowers women through access to computers and IT support to enhance job preparedness and acquisition.
Women Executives Partners with Apparo for WINGS Laptop Training
WINGS stands for Women Initiating and Nurturing Growth Through Scholarships. The scholars are non-traditional students at Charlotte universities. They benefit tremendously from the laptops and training they receive. The partnership is part of Apparo's Tech Therapy program.
Leveraging technology to create positive social change.
Recent Projects & Nonprofit Partner Updates
Apparo connected A Child’s Place with AAA Carolinas to help them select a case management application for tracking and reporting on the homeless children they serve.
As winners of Apparo’s Mission Possible Award in 2017, Heart Math Tutoring’s Emily Gaffney, Executive Director, and Rebecca Presnell, Business Operations Manager, are very familiar with the Community Impact Project (CIP) process and its benefits.
Every quarter Apparo curates the impact you – our donors, volunteers, word-of-mouthers, and overall advocates – have made possible. We hope you enjoy!
Apparo’s work with Hospitality House of Charlotte began in 2011. We have worked together through a grant program, Tech Therapy, Training and a Community Impact Project. Currently, we are engaged in additional Tech Therapy.
2018 Mission Possible Award Winner Charlotte Bilingual Preschool has been selected as a MECK Pre-K site. As they enter their 20th year of service, this partnership will enable them to provide families with extended day preschool programs for the first time.
We caught up with Sarah Cherne, President and CEO, and Stacy Kiker, Finance Analyst and IT Lead, of Junior Achievement of Central Carolinas to check in on the results of their 2017 Community Impact Project.