Bob Morris, president of the Community Foundation, lends a hand to provide
another home for a family in Greenville County through the CEO Build
for Habitat for Humanity.  



Community Foundation of Greenville
630 East Washington Street, Suite A
Greenville, SC 29601

  • Phone: 864-233-5925
  • Fax: 864-242-9292

The success of the Community Foundation has always been defined by the tangible benefits we deliver to the people of Greenville County. Through our donors and an exceptional network of local organizations, we are proud to help great things happen in Greenville.

News & Events

  • OnTrack Greenville Middle Grades Success Initiative

    The Community Foundation of Greenville has committed  $450,000 over three years to OnTrack Greenville Middle Grades Success Initiative which is matched by a Social Innovation Fund grant.  The collective goal is to transform our community's ability to help middle school students stay on track, graduate from high school, and build a successful future.  This program will begin in four schools that are some of the most impoverished in Greenville County in the Fall of 2015. 

  • Helen Smart, a longtime supporter of the Community Foundation and Greenville Women Giving Founding Class Member, recently wrote an editorial for the Greenville Journal about GWG as a catalyst for change. Thank you, Helen, for sharing your thoughts!
  • Scholarship applications are now available online.

  • Grantmaking Deadlines:
      Walter D. Johnson Trust Grants: Sept. 30, 2016 at 4:00 pm
      Capacity Building Grants: Oct. 2, 2016 at midnight

News Archive

Giving Matters

The 2017 Winter Newsletter features Margaret Paylor who recently establsihed a scholarship fund.  It also announces the grant receipients of the Margaret Linder Southern Endowment Fund as well as Capacity Building Grants.   

Making a Difference

The Reverend William Marion "Gil" Gilfillin, a graduate of Greenville High School and Furman University, leaves gift to benefit the United Way, Christ Church, and the Community Foundation.