When to Apply for Grants at Waccamaw Community Foundation

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 […]

Meeting Ruell Hicks

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 […]

HTC Channel 4 Interviews Waccamaw Community Foundation

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 […]

Waccamaw Community Foundation Announces New Board Members

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 […]