Little Wonders | Locally Grown
Little Wonders | Locally Grown
Giving never tasted this good.

We're growing something good.


What is Little Wonders | Locally Grown?

Little Wonders is Child Care Resources Inc.’s annual benefit to support the organization’s work on behalf of young children and those who care for and educate them.

Locally Grown – the theme for this year’s event – reflects our deep roots in the community and our ongoing efforts to nurture the seeds of early learning, to promote economic opportunity, to grow the market of quality child care, and to provide the resources children and families need to thrive.

Guests at Little Wonders | Locally Grown will experience a celebration of farm-to-table cuisine created by a local celebrity chef, microbrews from some of our region’s finest breweries, craft cocktails designed by a noted Master Mixologist, and live music - all hosted at the Ritz-Carlton in Charlotte.


Little Wonders | Locally Grown - May 18, 2018

The Ritz-Carlton

210 E. Trade St. Charlotte, NC 28202

6:30p.m. - 10:00p.m.

Dinner | Music | Live & Silent Auction


Giving to charity never tasted this good...


Local Celebrity Chef

A truly exceptional farm-to-table dining experience crafted by an award winning local celebrity chef.


Custom Libations 

Libations flow at the Ritz-Carlton with a local Master Mixologist at the helm. 

Or sounded this good...

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Sweet T & The Biscuits

Formed as an outlet for reaching out and connecting with the continually burgeoning music scene in NC, Sweet T & The Biscuits, an eclectic, acoustic-driven foursome, was formed by long-time friends and bandmates Meagan Fishel (uke, vocals), Jonathan Barlekamp (guitar/vocals) and his wife, Sarah (bass uke, vocals), and Adam Durham (guitar/vocals). Often combining Acoustic covers baked up fresh alongside sweet vocal harmonies with influences from folk, rock, Americana, country, R&B, soul, and pop, Sweet T & The Biscuits perform their own creative works and enjoy putting their own twist on popular (or sometimes obscure) covers.


Child Care Resources Inc.

Child Care Resources Inc. (CCRI) is a locally grown organization rooted in the desire to leave the world a better place for generations to come. 

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Dedicated to children, families, and the community.

Birthed in 1982 by United Way of Central Carolinas and Mecklenburg County, CCRI has been growing young minds, enriching early learning environments, and supporting working parents with access to quality, affordable child care for 35 years.

A leading advocate and systemic force for early education, CCRI continually branches out to meet emerging needs – with innovation grounded in the latest research on early childhood development, family engagement, literacy, and adult learning.

By supporting CCRI, you can improve economic opportunity for two generations – and leave the world a better place for our young children.