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Fund Name   Description
Support the Foundation
CPP - Community Partnership Program Donate Our Community Partnership Program provides support for Coastal Community Foundation’s operations, including initiatives related to our Advocacy Agenda. This Agenda, which was crafted with input from hundreds of residents throughout our service area, identifies core issues facing our communities.
IMPACT Endowment Donate The IMPACT Endowment was established in 1989 to provide a long-term source of income to support Coastal Community Foundation’s operations, special initiatives and community leadership work.
Field of Interest Funds
COVID 19 Relief & Recovery Fund Donate Coastal Community Foundation of South Carolina has launched the COVID-19 Relief & Recovery Fund to receive charitable donations and support communities disproportionately impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and the economic consequences of this outbreak. This Fund will provide flexible resources to organizations in our region working with priority groups, including senior citizens, children, health-compromised, and workers in the hospitality and tourism industry in our nine-county service area of Beaufort, Berkeley, Charleston, Colleton, Dorchester, Georgetown, Hampton, Horry and Jasper counties.
Lowcountry Unity Fund Donate The purpose of the fund is to promote long-term solutions that address systemic issues contributing to racism and economic inequality in African American communities.
Designated Funds
Academic Magnet Foundation Fund Donate Support Thanks for Giving 2021: the Academic Magnet Foundation is one of Magnet’s three dedicated parent organizations, working together to support our exceptional school. Our mission is to enhance Magnet’s long-term excellence by funding important programs such as AP course training for teachers, classroom technology enhancements, and the very popular Summer Scholars orientation program for new students. Historically, we’ve also supported school awareness and diversity efforts, including the highly successful Advancing Charleston Excellence (ACE) program to recruit and mentor high-performing students from high-poverty index middle schools. We also have several new initiatives that we intend to fund this year, including college prep enhancement services. Although the future can sometimes appear uncertain, The Foundation's primary goal remains constant: to help ensure Magnet's high standards for quality, achievement and stewardship for years to come.
James B. Edwards Elementary Fund Donate The primary purpose of the fund is to provide grants to improve the quality of education provided to students at James B. Edwards Elementary, as directed by the JBE Endowment Board.
Friends of SOA Fund Donate The primary purpose of the fund will be to provide grants to improve the quality of education provided to Charleston County School of the Arts students, as directed by the Friends of School of the Arts Board of Directors.
Friends of Sullivan's Island Donate Friends of SIES provides direct financial support to enhance the learning experience in ways that strengthen the academic, physical, social and emotional well-being of each student at SIES.
Charleston Police Grants Fund Donate The primary purpose of the Fund will be to provide grants to the City of Charleston Police Department for the purpose of providing training, community outreach activities, and procurement of high technology tools to improve safety and the quality of life in Lowcountry neighborhoods.
Friends of Youth Athletics in Beaufort County Grants Fund Donate The primary purpose of the Fund will be to provide grants to support youth athletics in Beaufort County, as directed by the Friends of Youth Athletics Advisory Board.
The Simmons Home and Workshop Fund Donate The primary purpose of the Fund will be to provide grants to the Philip Simmons Foundation, Inc.
COSY Children's Trust Donate The primary purpose of the COSY Children's Trust is to provide funding to coordinate services and foster collaboration among government and private agencies to improve the quality of life of Lowcountry families.
Fiscal Sponsorships / Project Funds
Beaufort County Distance Learning Fund Donate According to The Post and Courier, one in 10 households in South Carolina doesn't have adequate internet access, which includes an estimated 150,000 households with students at home. Nearly 7,000 are in Beaufort County. This fund has the mission to provide Wi-Fi access to households with students in Beaufort.
BRIDGENorthCharleston Fund Donate The purpose of the fund is the holistic revitalization of an under-resourced, lower North Charleston neighborhood with finite geographical borders, at risk of gentrification, through two steps: 1) Construction of 20+ condos to create an opportunity for affordable homeownership for community residents, with deed restrictions to protect long term affordable housing; and 2) Create a partnership among residents, existing non-profits, schools, churches, community leaders, business, and government to work together with a shared, holistic goal for health, education, quality housing, safety, and racial equity for the neighborhood residents.
Charleston Shared Future Fund Donate The purpose of the fund shall be to address educational equity with Charleston County through four goals: 1) available resources are redistributed based on need; 2) every child is taught by highly qualified teachers, led by highly qualified instructional leaders; 3) district Governance is efficient, effective and focused on kids; 4) active role of racism in Charleston is acknowledged, and every student is to be afforded equal opportunity.
The Post and Courier Public Service and Investigative Reporting Fund Donate The purpose of the fund is to promote The Post and Courier’s journalism that leads to positive, sustainable changes in South Carolina. We will print in the Post and Courier the names of contributors who donate $250 or more, unless you choose to remain anonymous. If you prefer that your name not be published, please check the box for "I wish my donation to remain anonymous" in the checkout. Please designate if you wish to restrict this funding for Climate Reporting, Education, or Investigative Reporting in the Special Instructions box below.
Other Funds