Make a Difference in Charlotte and Metrolina on Giving Tuesday
As we enter the special season of giving this month, Giving Tuesday is a specific day to generously support people and organizations that help transform our communities and the world. Giving increases feelings of gratitude, self-esteem and self-worth while inspiring others to also give. Habitual Roots Inc., a leading Charlotte-based nonprofit that has provided mental and emotional health events, programs, resources, services, scholarships and more for 10,000-plus people since its founding in 2019, will welcome contributions from the public now through Tuesday, November 29 toward reaching their goal of $10,000.
Their focus is on preventative programming such as yoga, meditation, workshops, support groups, and one-on-one wellness coaching. A gift of $33 provides one month of programming for someone in need.
The importance of the organization’s efforts is shown by the fact that nearly half of all Americans will experience a mental illness during their lifetime, one in four report they had to choose between getting treatment and paying for daily necessities and 74 percent of us don’t believe that mental health services are available for everyone.
At Habitual Roots, we believe that we are in charge of our own well-being and that we all have the ability to deliberately take action to better ourselves day in and day out. As humans, w... Read More »