The nonprofit was formed in 1999 by a group of concerned citizens from Greenville and Spartanburg counties with funding from the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina.
The importance of investing in young children and supporting their families is timeless. As the Governor Richard Riley Sculpture declares, “Education Really Matters.”
The Community Foundation of Greenville inspires giving by bridging philanthropy and purpose, making Greenville County an inclusive and vibrant community.
Last year, GTC President Dr. Keith Miller, created the “President’s Commission on Persistence and Retention” to address the urgent issue of keeping students in class.
Friends of the Reedy River advocates for responsible development as Greenville grows.
Joe Erwin has led many significant endeavors, but the secret behind his plentiful success rests in a humble attitude and a giving spirit.
After a substantial career with Bank of America, Bill Bridges lends his business expertise to help others take their next financial leap
Backed by a life of experience, Dr. Brenda Thames bridges the gap between health care providers and educators
Honoring his humble roots, DJ Rama of Auro Hotels instills a philanthropic mission in his company
Greenville’s United Ministries works tirelessly to help others help themselves
From his early days as a school bus driver, William Brown has been dedicated to quality education. Now he provides students access to successful futures through Legacy Early College
Maggie Glasgow, past Co-Chair, Greenville Women Giving; Board Member, Catalist
Helping people—in ways large and small— is in Elizabeth Garrison Rasor’s DNA.
Greenville is fortunate to be the site of the only Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center in the Carolinas.
In 2003, Lena Forster and her husband, Jurgen, founded International Ballet (IB) to bring quality productions of beloved classics like The Nutcracker and Swan Lake to Upstate audiences. To nurture…