Get Involved

Thanks to the support of people like you, we’re making families stronger and helping children thrive.

In fact, in FY 2014-2015…

  • Nearly 1,017 parents participated in the parenting programs we support across North Carolina
  • We worked with 400 partners in all 100 North Carolina counties
  • Over 42,000 pinwheels were distributed to raise awareness for prevention efforts
  • Over 1,868 people took our FREE online training courses

That’s why every pinwheel garden, every dollar, and every voice matters. So get involved today!

Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina relies on the investment of people like you who want to make a difference in children's lives. We offer a variety of ways you can join us.

Donate to Support our Work

Your generosity helps children thrive!

It’s essential to the future success of our community that more North Carolina families have the support they need to give their children great childhoods. Your donation helps prevent abuse and neglect from ever occurring!

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Make your donation go even further - create your own personal fundraising page!

Encourage your friends, family members, co-workers, and neighbors to give, too! Register through our Peer-to-Peer fundraising platform and create a personal donation page. It's an exciting and interactive way for you to get involved and support a cause you are passionate about!

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Plant Pinwheels for Prevention!

Show your support by planting a pinwheel garden in your own front yard, at your church, local school, at your business, or in your neighborhood with your community group.

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Learn more about prevention

Take our free online trainings on the most effective and up-to-date tools possible to prevent child abuse and neglect before it occurs. We also offer workshops, trainings, and webinars for our Prevention Network members with the latest information, research, and strategies to help you strengthen families, increase protective factors, and ensure all children thrive.

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Sign the Pledge for Prevention

Take an active role in building the safe, stable, nurturing communities children need by staying up to date on the latest in prevention efforts in North Carolina and sign the Pledge for Prevention. By signing the pledge you show your commitment to North Carolina’s children and will receive e-newsletter updates with great resources about prevention, how to get involved, and more!

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Join our Prevention Network

Prevention Network members are individuals and organizations who want to work together to prevent child abuse and neglect in their communities. Members have access to the latest research and strategies on prevention, trainings and webinars, discounts on materials in our online store and our trainings, and opportunities to network with other members in their community and the state.

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Become a Social Media Ambassador

Join the ranks of the socially responsible supporters who share our vision of a world without child abuse and neglect. Be a voice for our children by joining in the conversation, sharing our posts, and increasing the dialogue around the importance of prevention efforts! Visit our Social Media Toolkit for tips on raising awareness. And, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, subscribe to our YouTube channel, follow us on LinkedIn, and follow us on Instagram (@PreventChildAbusenc)

Volunteer

  • Office Assistance – assisting with public awareness campaign materials order fulfillment for Child Abuse Prevention Month, assisting with fundraising and public awareness mailings, general office help.
  • Fundraising Event Planning – our signature fundraising event, The Pinwheel Prom, will be held in April 2016. We are looking for volunteers interested in helping with the planning and on the night of the event.
  • Public Awareness Events – come out and help us plant pinwheels in local communities. The pinwheel is the symbol of child abuse and neglect prevention and PCANC and our partners plant pinwheels to create awareness and conversation about the important role all adults play in prevention. We are in need of volunteers to help us plant pinwheels with local partners and to plan pinwheel gardens in their community.
  • Committees – our Operations Committee is in need of volunteers who have human resources, financial, or operations experience; our External Relations Committee is in need of volunteers who have public relations, marketing, journalism, and communications experience; our Program and Policy Committee is in need of volunteers who have legislative advocacy and policy experience or human services nonprofit program experience; and our Fundraising Committee is in need of people who have experience or a passion for raising money.
  • Professional – are you a photographer, graphic designer, or writer? We are looking for people who want to donate time to help us create public awareness materials.

Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with volunteer interest or call 919-829-8009.

Purchase a Kid’s First License Plate

Did you know that a percentage of the sale of every Kids First license plate in North Carolina goes directly to child abuse and neglect programs in communities? 

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