Emerge is a not-for-profit 501 (c)3 dedicated to developing Charlotte's youth into confident, mindful, and compassionate leaders of the future. Our focus is to teach students self-defense both in life and on the training floor by giving them the tools needed to prepare for the challenges they will face in their schools and community.
Our aim is to propel these young lives into the future by providing a world-class environment where our students can connect with mentors, peers, and community leaders.
Our students’ will work together to develop leadership skills through their actions in the community, school, and home.
Charlotte’s youth, no matter their socioeconomic status, deserve every opportunity to succeed and to reach their full potential. Emerge will be instrumental in transforming our student’s lives by providing that hand-up that may be needed to break the cycle.
I humbly ask you to join us in building a Charlotte that works for everyone by supporting our most important asset, our children.