Become a Sustaining Member for the price of a latte each month!

Did you know that an average of 44 people move to Charlotte every day, and we’re projected to become the second fastest growing large U.S. city through 2030?

As a community-based charitable nonprofit, we depend on the financial support of local residents like you to help us fund the work we do every day to educate, engage, and unite residents across the Charlotte metro area and inspire choices that lead to a healthy, equitable and vibrant community for generations to come!

Become a Sustaining Member today for as little as $5/month and be THE voice for smart growth and sustainability in the Greater Charlotte region!

The table below outlines the member benefits you will receive based on your level of support.


*NOTE: If you prefer not to make recurring monthly payments, please click here to join via an ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP donation.  


To make a donation by check, please make your check payable to Sustain Charlotte and mail to:

Sustain Charlotte
P.O. Box 18201
Charlotte, NC 28205

In 2014, Charlotte Magazine named Sustain Charlotte a Charlottean of the Year, and One of Seven Charities Worth Your Dollar!

Member Testimonials:

"It made me feel good to know that my membership dues were in good hands. I thoroughly enjoyed monitoring your work last year and the impacts that you’ve made in our community."

"It is deeply important for people to begin making changes towards a more sustainable, resilient future.  For me to start helping others make this change I need to be a part of a group that will assist me to do so." -Bess Miller

"Sustain Charlotte has been doing a better job raising awareness and organizing action around sustainability issues more than any other single organization in the area." - Allen Nelson

"I enjoy being part of the community and looking for new ways to improve it; I believe being part of Sustain Charlotte helps me meet that goal." - Ivonne Hernandez

Your tax-deductible membership donations will help us continue:

  • Educating and inspiring Charlotte area citizens about the choices that lead to a healthier and more vibrant community for generations to come.

  • Providing critical information and opportunities for greater and more diverse citizen engagement in the decisions that shape our region’s long-term sustainability.

  • Building government, business, and grassroots support for public policies and best practices that further social equity, sustainable use of our natural resources, and economic prosperity for all.

  • Bringing together Charlotte’s government, business, nonprofit, and academic leaders to work together towards Charlotte 2030 – the regional sustainability vision we launched in 2010.

Other Ways You Can Support Sustain Charlotte:





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  • commented 2016-12-08 13:31:36 -0500
    I’d like to increase my monthly contribution. How do I update my donor records?
  • commented 2016-08-27 14:51:31 -0400
    This is great! would love to get involved. <3
  • commented 2016-03-23 15:12:21 -0400
    I live in the Steele Creek area and am 5 miles from work. There are no bikes, very minimal, that can get me safely to and from the office. I would love to see dedicated bike lanes all over the city of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County.
  • published this page in Get Involved 2014-09-22 21:29:25 -0400

Foundation Supporters:

Our work is generously supported by the foundations and businesses below.

John S. and James L. Knight Foundation • Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation • Wells Fargo • TransitCenter  • OrthoCarolina • Duke Energy Foundation • Parsec Financial • Charlotte Mecklenburg Community Foundation • People For Bikes  • Blumenthal Foundation

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