In 2009 Charlotte Lancaster McCann founded Building Strong Women, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that assists recovering addicts and homeless women who are in violent domestic situations. Building Strong Women operates five sober and transitional houses and offers a six-month program of counseling and support to women from all walks of life. The classes and activities are designed to motivate and uplift through knowledge, leadership and strength to improve women’s lives mentally, physically and spiritually