The Harvest Center Proud to Announce Colin Pinckney as New Executive
Charlotte, NC, April 23, 2013 --(PR.com)-- The Harvest Center of Charlotte is pleased to announce the
appointment of experienced non-profit manager and North Carolina native Colin Pinckney as its new
Executive Director. As a result of his work founding and leading various mentoring and fatherhood
organizations, Pinckney was recently awarded the 2012 Governor's Medallion, marking him as one of the
20 North Carolina volunteers that have had greatest community impact.
In addition to his experiences as a pastor and local business manager, Pinckney has been founding and
leading Charlotte non-profit organizations for the past decade. His passion for mentorship has included
the founding of the We Are World Class book club for boys, impacting more than 120 boys with a 100%
graduation rate in its participants. He has also served as chaplain of the Charlotte Bobcats since 2005.
Colin Pinckney brings a wealth of experience to his position at The Harvest Center, as he has served since
2004 as the Executive Director of The Urban Restoration, the largest inner-city family non-profit
organization in Charlotte. In that time he has greatly impacted the community and advocated for nearly
$5 million is funding.
About The Harvest Center
The Harvest Center of Charlotte (theharvestcenter.org/) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to
create an environment where Jesus Christ transforms members of our community to full and productive
lives by providing food, clothing, housing, education, counseling and recovery services.
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The Harvest Center of Charlotte
1800 Brewton Drive
Charlotte, NC 28206
Phone - 704.335.1616
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