We are committed to promoting positive change through various initiatives, including granting funds, conducting research on poverty-related issues, advocating for more robust policies, and offering resources to the broader community in the context of poverty. Our foundation places diversity, equity, inclusion, and a sense of belonging at the heart of our mission and identity.
Stories of Impact
See how our grantee partners are changing lives and helping reduce poverty across South Carolina.
Explore the nonprofits we support that are meeting immediate needs, working to break the cycle of poverty, and developing systems to bring individuals and families out of poverty.
To better understand poverty across South Carolina and to learn how we are working to make our state more equitable please explore these resources.
“The Foundation blends authentic compassion with clear-eyed investments. The result is true transformation — for individuals, families and communities.”
Retired, United Ministries
"The Foundation's support has helped us meet critical financial and quality-of-life needs for hospice and palliative care patients facing both financial hardship and life-limiting illness.”
Hospice and Palliative Care Foundation
“The Foundation has brought needed attention to the issue of kinship care. In addition to providing their own funding, they've worked with other donors to leverage funding to enhance programs across South Carolina.”
Since our founding
Distributed more than
to help alleviate poverty in South Carolina.
Distributed more than
grants to nonprofits that work to reduce poverty.
Invested more than
in education-related grants across the state.
Systems Change Journey
21 February, 2024
Facing the Past to Improve the Future: Why Leaning into DEIB Is So Important
Facing the Past to Improve the Future: Why Leaning into DEIB Is So ImportantBy Dr. Tracy Bailey and Ericka Wooten Examining the Foundation’s journey to uplifting diversity, equity, inclusion, and...
25 January, 2024
Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina Announces New Trustees for 2024
Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina Announces New Trustees for 2024 Foundation announces new members and officers to serve on Board of Trustees. SOUTH CAROLINA - (January 24, 2024)...
11 December, 2023
2024 Grantmaking Information
2024 Grant Information Immediate Needs CYCLE 1 • Cycle 1 is open for organizations with operating budgets $500k or LESS. • 2024 Cycle 1 Inquiry Form opens January 11. •...