Bee Mighty has provided more than 200 grants (and counting) to families in the Greater Charlotte region in North and South Carolina.


Letter from Our Founders

We are so grateful that you found Bee Mighty. We know spending time in the NICU was not part of your plan. We also know that while the NICU can be overwhelming, coming home to learn that you have limits on what you can provide your child for their development is shocking... Read More


Executive Board

The Bee Mighty Executive Board is comprised of a team of doctors, nurses, business men and women, philanthropists, social workers and fellow micropreemie parents who work together to provide for an underserved population of NICU graduates... Read More


Our History

Our son, the mighty Shaw Richter, was born thirteen weeks premature (27 weeks gestation), weighing only two pounds. Shaw spent 122 days in Novant’s Hemby Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in Charlotte, NC. He survived a stroke at birth, hearing loss, multiple brain surgeries, twenty-two spinal taps, meningitis, paralyzed vocal chords and more in those first 122 days... Read More


About Mighty Shaw

Bee Mighty began after our second son, Shaw, was born 13 weeks prematurely, weighing only two pounds. We spent his first 122 days in Novant’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)... Read More