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Healthy Charlotte Alliance is a nonprofit working to build a healthier Charlotte-Mecklenburg.  Through the endowment, Healthy Charlotte Alliance has reinvested more than $2.3 million dollars back into the community.

Partner Organizations



Bronze Sponsors
Table Sponsors

Ms. Leslie Aronovitz & Mr. Ted Gearhart

Novant Health Bariatric Solutions

Karen Chandler

Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated

TJ Druckenbrod & Merrill Lynch

Dr. Lewis & Carolyn Gaskin


The Ivey

Dr. John & Kathy Klimas

North Carolina Medical Society Alliance

Novare Capital Management

Patriot Military Family Foundation

Kay Saville & Robyn Stump

Dr. & Mrs. Simon Ward, III

Mrs. Mitzi Yount


Annual Meeting

On May 15, 2024 we celebrated the year’s successes, awarded $96,000 in community health grants, and heard from cardiologist, Dr. Jonathan Fisher, on Why Love, Laughter, and Kindness are Vital Medicines for the Heart.


On April 10 we enjoyed an informative program on pharmacogenomics, the study of how a person’s inherited genetic makeup may affect how their body processes certain medications, from clinical pharmacogenomics specialists from Atrium Health Levine Cancer Institute, Sarah Morris, PharmD and Grace Nguyen, PharmD, BCPS.

Nutrition and Cancer

On March 5, 40 members and community members enjoyed an informative program from Stephen Hursting, PhD, from the UNC Nutrition Research Institute, on Nutrition and Cancer.

The Big Picture Screening

Healthy Charlotte Alliance had an incredible opportunity to preview vignettes of “The Big Picture”…written by teens, performed by teens, including real-talk about the issues teens face every day.