Bob Morris visits with children at The Meyer Center, one of the many agencies supported by the Community Foundation. The Meyer Center enriches the lives of children with disabilities, helping them reach their full potential.



Community Foundation of Greenville



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

  • Jo Hackl receives the Ruth Alexander Nicholson award for 2013 from the Community Foundation.

  • The Charitable Giving Awards event was held on October 29th.  Dr. Bill Kellett received the Lifetime of Charitable Giving Award.  See all the award recipients and read their stories in the Fall Newsletter.
  • Arts Initiative in the Village of West Greenville

    The Community Foundation of Greenville donated $100,000 to help Clemson University’s Center for Visual Arts expand into West Greenville. "Clemson University supports a growing creative community and will increase the economic development for the surrounding neighborhoods,” said Bob Morris, president of the Community Foundation.  The grant is partnered with a lease for a facility currently located in the Village of West Greenville along Pendleton Street. Clemson announced plans in August to open the art center.

  • Scholarship applications are now available online.

  • Grantmaking Deadlines:
    Hollingsworth Funds, Inc. - September 5, 2014 at midnight

News Archive

Annual Report

The Community Foundation's 2013 Report to the Community - 2012 Annual Report is available online.  See how we are Growing Greenville's Future with the help of generous donors in our community.  If you'd like to receive a copy by mail, please call us at 864.233.5925.

Giving Matters

Read the 2014 Winter Newsletter featuring the $8.4 million gift from Margaret Southern to establish an endowment to benefit children's education, special needs children and the Greenville Humane Society.

Making a Difference

Margaret Linder Southern is making a difference in early childhood education and special education for children and youth and for animal welfare.

See the Community Foundation video.