Help Is On The Way: Waccamaw Community Foundation To Begin Accepting Mini-Grant Applications August 15
Proposals for the Mini-Grants, which will be for up to $2,500 each, will be accepted through September 30, 2022.
The Waccamaw Community Foundation presented the Knight Foundation grant at Monday’s city council meeting.
The Waccamaw Community Foundation, the Grand Strand’s leading philanthropic organization, presented the City of Conway a $26,625 Knight Foundation Grant at Monday’s City Council meeting to complete a pathways and trails study.
The Barnabas Horse Foundation received a $5,000 grant from the Waccamaw Community Foundation to support two of its therapy horses.
With supply chain issues disrupting various facets of the American economy, the VOADs and COADs wanted to secure items that will be vital in helping save lives and personal property in the unfortunate event a significant storm impacts the Waccamaw region.
Waccamaw Community Foundation has partnered with leaders at Volunteer Organizations Active in Disasters (VOAD) and Community Organizations Active in Disasters (COAD) to provide relief tarps and “muck-out” suits to Habitat for Humanity in Georgetown and Horry Counties.
A guide to changes to our grant cycles in 2017 Grants at Waccamaw Community Foundation come from many different funds. Though most are distributed through donor-directed or other pre-designated funds, we offer a few competitive grant programs open to applications from local nonprofits: Elsie Beavers Carver and E. Lois Carver Educational Fund; John S. and […]
Our new Board Chair, Ruell Hicks, answered a few questions about himself and plans for his time with Waccamaw Community Foundation. Read on to learn more about our new leader. How did you first become involved with Waccamaw Community Foundation? For the past 40 years, I’ve always been involved in the Grand Strand community and […]
Interested in a big picture overview of the work we do at Waccamaw Community Foundation? Karen Minogue, Director of Development, sat down with Diane DeVaughn Stokes of HTC Channel 4 to talk about WCF for their show “Inside Out” in October 2016. In the interview, Karen and Diane discuss the mission, work and goals of […]
Three new members join the board in 2017; Ruell Hicks, Jr. named Board Chair MURRELLS INLET, S.C.: January 9, 2017 – Waccamaw Community Foundation, a grantmaking institution serving Horry and Georgetown Counties, has announced three new board members for 2017 and a new slate of officers, with board member Ruell L. Hicks, Jr., Senior Vice […]