We believe community philanthropy is about much more than a transaction between donor and grant recipient. By giving through Coastal Community Foundation, you join us on a journey to truly understand and respond to the needs of our communities in coastal South Carolina. With our deep knowledge of this region and its opportunities, we help you give back in a way that’s meaningful to both you and your community. Like you, we feel this place is special. It’s worth preserving, worth improving and worth fighting for. Join us at Coastal Community Foundation, and be the reason why our region thrives.

Personalized Service.
Personalized Service.
We build relationships with our donors to understand what inspires them, while matching them with opportunities to make a lasting impact.
Local expertise.
Local expertise.
As a regional organization firmly planted in coastal South Carolina, we offer donors a truly local perspective of emerging trends, best practices and latest community needs.
Wise investment.
Wise investment.
Our investment strategies are aimed at growing our shared resources to broaden our donors’ impact and ensure our funds for community needs never run out.

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…

Donor Impact Spotlight

Bakker Family commits $500,000 for COVID-19 Relief & Recovery Fund, leading challenge to raise $1M

The Bakker family has committed to match every donation up to $500,000 to the COVID-19 Relief & Recovery Fund by April 20, potentially raising up to $1 million for the effort.

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