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
As 2016 Technology for Innovation Award winners, leadership of Lupus Foundation of America, North Carolina Chapter (LFANC) knew Apparo well and knew we would be there to support them in their ongoing business process and technology needs. They recently reached out to Apparo to address their very slow internet speed and aging telephone system.
As Apparo’s 2016 Website for Good Award winner, Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation had an outdated website with few capabilities, academic language that didn’t appeal to constituents, and lacked social media integration.
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.
In 2016, Apparo joined forces with Loaves and Fishes and The Comdyn Group to bring Loaves and Fishes’s food pantry into the 21st century. The outcome was remarkable. Here is Loaves and Fishes’s story, told by the organization, themselves.
In 2016, The Lupus Foundation of North Carolina won Apparo’s Technology Innovation Award (now, Mission Possible Award), sponsored by Accenture. Project Inclusion was born.
The Epiphany School of Charlotte is a nonprofit, independent day school dedicated to providing proven programs for students with Asperger’s or other social communication differences.