Leesa Sluder CSRIC™

Leesa Sluder CSRIC™

Co-Founder of 100+Women Who Care Asheville

Joined September 2020 · Asheville NC

Nonprofits Supported

Western North Carolina Center for Honeybee Research

Western North Carolina Center for Honeybee Research
Asheville, NC

The Center for Honeybee Research is a grassroots, educational, research organization founded to collect objective data in an open-sourced, non-proprietary platform for the benefit of researchers, beekeepers, and policy makers — to ensure the survival of the honeybee.

Arms Around ASD

Arms Around ASD
Asheville, NC

The mission of Arms Around ASD is to support the autism community through self-care and development of executive functioning skills promoting the growth of the community as a whole. Arms is unique in that we provide services for people on the autism spectrum regardless of age, ability or income AND their families, care providers, support staff and other professionals (teachers, doctors, nurses, therapists, etc) who work with them. Everyone who works with AAASD is a volunteer. From our acupuncturist to our Zumba instructor, front desk person to executive director, we all have our arms around autism spectrum disorder. Arms is one giant hug to families who seek our services.

Bounty & Soul

Bounty & Soul
Black Mountain, NC

Bounty & Soul connects people to food, education & each other. We operate NO COST markets with the belief that everyone is worthy of access to nutritious foods, health & wellness education + community.

Asheville-Buncombe Community Christian Ministry

Asheville-Buncombe Community Christian Ministry
Asheville, NC

The Christian Ministry is a family of Christian congregations organized to provide individuals an opportunity to grow, mature and express their faith through fellowship and service for the joy set before us in Christ. The Christian Ministry will stimulate doing together what individual congregations cannot do separately, in an ecumenical spirit. We are committed to Christ to translate our faith into cooperative action which ministers to the spiritual, social, physical, economic and emotional needs of our neighbors in Buncombe County. Through Christ, our pioneer and perfector, we persevere to restore and/or maintain the dignity of every person, bring reconciliation to hostilities, bring new skills, strategies, and hope to the thwarted/disadvantaged lives; share our common victories of life.

Manna Food Bank

Manna Food Bank
Asheville, NC

Our mission is to involve, educate, and unite people in the work of ending hunger in Western North Carolina.

Literacy Together (formerly the Literacy Council of Buncombe County)

Literacy Together (formerly the Literacy Council of Buncombe County)
Asheville, NC

To transform lives and communities through the power of literacy.

Mountain Child Advocacy Center

Mountain Child Advocacy Center
Asheville, NC

Mountain Child Advocacy Center is setting the standard for the prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect. Each year we teach over 9,000 children in Buncombe County how to protect themselves with highly interactive, research based classes that educate and empower kids. When abuse does occur, we provide immediate access to free, evidenced based therapies that help children heal.

Western North Carolina Superheroes

Western North Carolina Superheroes
Asheville, NC

WNC Superheroes has a simple mission: To address acute needs before they become long-term problems.

BeLoved Asheville

BeLoved Asheville
Asheville, NC

We create innovative solutions to some of the toughest challenges we face as a community. We try to put love into action daily through these solutions to make our community better.