Margaret Linder Southern Endowment Fund

The Margaret Linder Southern Endowment Fund was established in 2013 with an $8.4 million bequest from Margaret Southern. This fund makes annual distributions to benefit early childhood education, special education for children and youth, and the Greenville Humane Society.

2021 Grants Awarded

Honoring Margaret Linder Southern’s special interests, this year’s distributions will benefit our community through the work of the following organizations:

Roper Mountain Science Center- $100,000

The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – $25,000

Project HOPE Foundation – $25,000

Greenville Humane Society – $150,000

Letters of Intent and Applications are accepted through an invitation-only process. 

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