Foundation Spotlight

Foundation for the Carolinas

Established in 1958, Foundation for the Carolinas is a community foundation based out of Charlotte. Although they give primarily in the Charlotte area they also support organizations in South Carolina. According to their statement of purpose, "the foundation exists to advance philanthropy by serving donors, increasing charitable giving, and improving communities". They provide funding in a number of different subject areas through grants to individuals, matching/challenge support, scholarship funds and seed money.

To learn more about this and other foundations, take a look at the Foundation Directory Online at the Main Library.