Health and Social Services
The Albemarle Foundation directs funds to nonprofit organizations who support health and social services. By effectively and efficiently relieving distress in the community - these organizations help individuals and families overcome barriers and achieve their full potential. Many of these organizations focus on one of the five basic areas of human services, which include; building healthy communities, investing in our youth, meeting basic needs, strengthening lives and striding toward independence.
SPOTLIGHT - AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION
In May, 2019, Albemarle Foundation joined the American Heart Association to help tackle hypertension prevention in Charlotte by opening blood pressure kiosks. The self-monitoring kiosks, placed at the Goodwill Opportunity Campus and Camino Community Health Center, opened to the public on May 17, World Hypertension Day.