Heart of the Matter & Tin Man Awards Luncheon Wednesday, February 14, 2024

The Carousel Center's Annual Heart of the Matter Luncheon & Tinman Award fundraiser. 

Your participation makes it possible for Carousel Center to continue its mission to provide a nationally accredited, child-friendly environment to meet the needs of abused and neglected children and to support child abuse prevention efforts in Southeastern North Carolina. 

Be a G.E.M. Give. Every. Month.


When you make a monthly gift you are giving a gift we can count on.





of your goal reached

Every Day Heroes

  • Anonymous April 2024
  • Amanda Ronne March 2024 $123.60
  • Anonymous March 2024
  • Jenny Bowen February 2024 $196.10
  • Amy Gibson February 2024 $48.95
  • RJ Rubcke Thank you for all you do for our kids! February 2024 $6,000.00
  • Mustaches 4 Kids January 2024 $5,000.00
  • United Bank January 2024 $5,000.00
  • VENMO February 2024 $3,918.90
  • Marcia Morgan February 2024 $2,500.00

We Thank Our Wonderful Sponsors

Courageous Sponsor

United Bank

Mustaches for Kids

Heart of Gold Sponsor



American Legion Post 10

Carolyn Faulkner


Orton Foundation

Jenna Yingling

Jenna Yingling

Hearts on Fire Sponsors


Coastal Horizons

Coastal Select Properties

New Hanover County

Mary Christine Parks

Pathfinder Wealth Consulting

Publix Markets Charities

Trillium Health Resources

Wilmington Health Pediatrics