Upcoming Events

Heart of the Matter 2021 Virtually

Join Us! Support the Carousel Center

Heart of the Matter & Tinman Awards – VIRTUALLY
February 15th – April 3rd, 2021

Heart of the Matter & TinMan Awards Virtual Event – Host a party – in your home, business of Virtually.  Each Host will commit to raising a minimum of $1000. Each Host will have a crowdfunding page/URL to share with your friends, co-workers, family.  www.carouselcenter.org/hot21/ 

Be a Sponsor!  Be a Host!!  Contact Laurie Taylor, development manager at 910-254-9898

Join Us in helping Children Heal!

Save the Date!

Merry-Go-Run 5k and Fun Run
September 18th, 2021

At Brunswick Forest in Leland

Saturday, September 18, 2021, Leland, NC US 28451 Directions

Hosted by Port City Design Group

Race registration includes a really cool T-shirt and Glow-in-the-Dark medal! And your support will put smiles on a child’s face.

Gather your family and friends for this unique 2 mile or 4 mile race option experience in the scenic Brunswick Forest Community.  Race proceeds benefit The Carousel Center, a local Non-Profit helping sexually & physically abused children in New Hanover, Brunswick, Pender and surrounding counties.  Stay for the post run family friendly activities and vendor booths.

Post race activities including kids’ obstacle course, face painting, and more! Refreshments will be provided post race. Awards include fastest in age group, fastest overall, largest team, and fastest team.

Refund Policy

The Carousel Center (TCC) relies on the generosity of its donors to support the services we offer to abused and neglected children in the Cape Fear region. We work hard to be good stewards of every donation, and we want every donor to be completely satisfied with their support of our mission.

 TCC will gladly give you a full refund for any donation or purchase within the following guidelines. If you have any questions, please contact the Development Manager at 910.254.9898 or laurie.taylor@carouselcenter.org.

Donation Refund

You must request a refund in writing within 30 days of TCC’s receipt of your donation.
TCC will make refunds in the manner in which they were given (see “Refund Timelines” below).

Event Ticket Refund

TCC reserves the right to cancel, reschedule or limit the attendance of any official TCC event.

If TCC cancels an event, we will make every effort to give registrants at least 24 hours’ notice.

  • Registrants have the option to receive a refund or convert their ticket to a tax-deductible donation to support TCC’s services.

If TCC postpones or reschedules an event, you have several options:

  • You can use your sponsorship/ticket at the rescheduled event (please retain your receipt).
  • You may convert your sponsorship/ticket to a tax-deductible donation to TCC, and we will send you a tax receipt.
  • You can give your ticket(s) to friends or business associates. (If you select this option, please contact TCC with the guest(s)’ names.)
  • You can request a refund in writing up to five (5) business days prior to the rescheduled or postponed event, and TCC will issue a full refund.

Note: TCC cannot refund tickets or donations to “third party” or non-TCC controlled events.

Refund Timeframes

  • TCC will refund check or cash donations within 10 business days of receipt of a written refund request.
  • TCC will refund EFT and credit card purchases within two business days of a written refund request.

adopted March 17, 2020