The Spartanburg County Foundation Announces $75,000 in Grants to Three Local Organizations

The Spartanburg County Foundation recently awarded $75,000 in COVID-19 grant funding to three nonprofit organizations working innovatively to address the immediate needs of Spartanburg County residents. This grant opportunity is dedicated to Spartanburg County nonprofits needing additional capacity to maintain operations throughout the pandemic. The Foundation’s focus on flexible grants…

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Taking Reflection to Action – a Letter from our President and CEO, Troy Hanna

I have been reflecting since last week when the events around the death of George Floyd began to resound not only in Minneapolis, not only around major cities in the United States, not only around the world, but most specifically in Spartanburg County. As a community, we know that from…

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Grants Given to Nonprofits Providing Immediate Services During COVID-19

The Spartanburg County Foundation awarded $10,000 in grants to 4 nonprofit organizations working innovatively to address the needs of Spartanburg County residents. Grants were awarded to organizations that are providing immediate services to the community during the COVID-19 outbreak. These grants are made possible by The Spartanburg County Disaster Relief…

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A Statement from The Spartanburg County Foundation Regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Dear SCF Community, The Spartanburg County Foundation remains committed to improving the lives of Spartanburg County residents by promoting philanthropy, encouraging community engagement, and responding to community needs. We understand this is a difficult and alarming time for Spartanburg, our state, our country, and our world. It is imperative that…

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The Spartanburg County Foundation Announces the Spartanburg County Disaster Relief Fund

SPARTANBURG – Last week, the National Weather Service confirmed that an EF1 tornado, with estimated winds of 110 miles per hour touched down in Spartanburg County, leaving thousands without power and many families with uninhabitable homes. Committed to responding to community needs, The Spartanburg County Foundation has established the Spartanburg…

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Intern for a Summer, Philanthropist for Life

My summer of working with The Spartanburg County Foundation began in a way I never thought imaginable. Walking in that first day, I was an intern eager to learn and assist the communications officer. I came prepared and ready to work hard and gain as much experience as I could.…

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