Common Heartbeat

February 9, 2023

Welcome, Elizabeth!

We’re so excited to introduce you to our newest member of the team, Elizabeth Carpenton, Partner Engagement Leader. She’s been hard at work already with our upcoming Hunger Walk! Elizabeth is a Charlotte native (one of the few!) and comes to us from Matthews United Methodist Church where she was […]
February 7, 2023

Tax service is open!

Our 12th annual free income tax service kicked off last week and volunteers are busy preparing and filing taxes for our neighbors — for FREE!!! Taxes are completed by trained and certified volunteers as part of the national Volunteer Income Tax Assistance, or VITA, program. The free service is available to anyone […]
February 2, 2023

Enter to WIN this vintage quilt!

Our friends at The Brass Grasshopper: Antiques • Vintage • Local in Matthews are having a raffle for this GORGEOUS handmade, vintage quilt with all the proceeds to benefit Common Heart! Entries are just $1 each and a winner will be drawn Feb. 13. The quilt measures 6 foot, four […]
January 31, 2023

Key Volunteer Opportunity!

Getting Ahead meals needed There’s LOTS of chances this year to prepare (or purchase!) a meal for the hard-working Moms, Dads (& their kiddos!) in one of our Getting Ahead work groups. This is a fantastic opportunity for church, school or neighborhood groups to serve together! Opportunities available in Marshville. Arrangements can […]