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We work with people like you to channel your philanthropy into powerful giving strategies. We make it easy and fulfilling. Let us help you turn your passion into action.

Tax free giving

Using your IRA distribution for good

If you're 70 1/2 or older, you can transfer up to $100,000 annually from your IRA to a qualified charity - tax free.

Community Indicators

There's Strength in Our Numbers

The Community Foundation of the Lowcountry takes its role seriously as a vital resource for the four counties we serve - Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, and Jasper. The Community Indicators Report provides in-depth data about the people who live, work, and go to school in our service area.

Community Award

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Established in 2022 with the generous support of Joan and Wade Webster, the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry is recognizing an individual within the Foundation’s four-county service area that has demonstrated visionary leadership in a community activity that has improved the quality of life in the Lowcountry.

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The 2022 Community Indicators Report is Here!

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Community Foundation of the Lowcountry Welcomes Three New Board Members

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  • Awards $96,409,969 Total grants and scholarships awarded since 1994
  • Scholarships 898 The number of students who've received a scholarship from the Community Foundation
  • Funds 400+ The number of funds managed by the Community Foundation