St. James Community Alliance

Saint James Community Alliance

 “The Alliance is organized exclusively for charitable, religious, educational, and scientific purposes, including, for such purposes, the making of distributions to organizations that qualify as exempt organizations under section 501 (C) (3) of the Internal Revenue code, or corresponding section of any future federal tax code.  Further, the Alliance is organized to engage in any lawful act or activity for which corporations may be organized under Chapter 55A of the North Carolina General Statutes, and may exercise all lawful powers, including (but not limited to) all powers necessary and appropriate to carry out the following objectives and purposes.

  1. To provide healthful living and health enhancement programs for children, families and area residents, and engage in economic development and other charitable activities to combat community deterioration and blight. Having the ability to create a Community Development Corporation.
  2. To provide enrichment and after school mentoring and tutoring programs for school age students to help close the achievement gap, and academic and financial assistance to students seeking entrance to higher education or post-secondary school.
  3. To collaborate with community organizations and agencies to provide outreach and specialized intervention programs including (but not limited to) family resources, crime prevention, childcare, senior day care, computer technology and GED.