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Coastal Community Foundation works to create communities rich in equity, well-being and opportunity through industry partnerships, thought leadership and advocacy, and by engaging donors who wish to be part of positive changes in coastal South Carolina. As we address policy changes and other large-scale needs to advance equity in our region, we create an environment where donors can amplify the impact of their generosity.

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Donor Impact Spotlight

CCF Fundholders Katharine and John Crawford focus on community impact, education

Since the inception of the Katharine and John Crawford Family Endowment Fund at Coastal Community Foundation in 2012, Charleston-based couple Katharine and John Crawford have invested in education as a tool for change.

Donor Impact Spotlight

Clay and Nicole Middleton create innovative scholarship fund at CCF to help “C students” reach their potential

Clay and Nicole Middleton are two of Coastal Community Foundation’s newest fundholders, having recently established the Clay & Nicole Middleton Family Fund to provide average students with potential the financial assistance necessary to continue their education.

Donor Impact Spotlight

Tower Research Capital, global firm with Mount Pleasant office, demonstrates community-minded corporate giving during pandemic

We recently had the opportunity to talk with the Robyn Levitt, global head of human resources for Tower Research Capital, to learn more about the firm's philanthropic values and their decision to donate to CCF’s COVID-19 Relief & Recovery Fund.

Donor Impact Spotlight

Charleston’s Patti and Peter McGee, longtime CCF donors, embody what it means to invest in community

We caught up with Charleston based donors Peter and Patti to discuss their philanthropic giving through CCF, their many community involvements and the importance of encouraging their family's younger generations to uphold the same values. 

Donor Impact Spotlight

Glasspro founder Paul Heinauer on improving education, giving back with family through his fund at CCF

Paul Heinauer is a donor who embodies what it means to “be the reason why” through his fund at Coastal…

Donor Impact Spotlight

Bridging the Digital Divide: Esther Shaver-Harnett, CCF donor in Beaufort, on a mission to provide Wi-Fi to students learning from home

As schools moved classes online in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the need became clearer than ever to ensure every…

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