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

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. 

  • Scholarship applications are now available online.

  • Grantmaking Deadlines:
      Walter D. Johnson Trust Grants: Sept. 30, 2015 at 4:00 pm
      Capacity Building Grants: Oct. 2, 2015 at midnight

News Archive

Annual Report

Philanthropy in Action, our 2015 Report to the Community & 2014 Annual Report, is available online.  This report features three donor stories, our financials, and information about our funds.  We thank Shay Kingsland, a local photographer, for capturing these images to share with you!  If you'd like to receive a copy by mail, please call us at 864.233.5925 or e-mail

Giving Matters

The 2015 Summer Newsletter features a bequest from Dr. and Mrs. J.C. Frazier to establish an endowment, this year's scholarship award recipients,  and information about the application for 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.