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Grants Training
New!  Spring 2014 Classes

Grants Research: Finding a Funder for Your Nonprofit Organization
Date:  Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Time:  9:30am - 12:00pm

Proposal Writing Basics
Date:  Thursday, March 6, 2014 Rescheduled for Wednesday, April 2, 2014 Time:  9:30am - 12:00pm
Date:  Wednesday, May 14, 2014 Time:  9:30am - 12:00pm

Also available in Laurens, SC on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 Time:  9:30am - 12:00pm


2010 Edition of the South Carolina Foundation Directory Now Available

The 2010 edition of the South Carolina Foundation Directory is now available for downloading.  A print version may be available for purchase later.

The 2010 edition will be published in two parts.  Part 1 contains South Carolina foundations that will accept proposals.  Part 2 will contain all other South Carolina foundations and will be published later.

The South Carolina State Library publishes the South Carolina Foundation Directory to assist South Carolinians in their search for funds to support the programs and projects of their organizations.

South Carolina Foundation Directory 2010

SC Foundation Directory 2010 - Part 1 - 9th edition

The 2006 version is still available for downloading.

For assistance regarding the 2010 Directory, please contact Information Services staff at (803) 734-8026

Foundation Directory Online

  • Search the Foundation Directory Online database for national and local foundations that give grants to nonprofit organizations (available only on site at the SC State Library).

Foundation Grants to Individuals Online

  • Search the Foundation Grants to Individuals Online database for foundations that provide grants to individuals seeking funding in arts, education, or research projects (available only on site at the SC State Library).
Additional Information

The Foundation Center’s Funding Information Network partners provide grantseekers free access to materials and services in libraries, community foundations, and other nonprofit resource centers worldwide. The Foundation Center provides each network partner with an extensive collection of information and publications for grantseeking nonprofit organizations.

The Anderson County Library, Charleston County Library, Florence County Library, Greenville County Library, Spartanburg County Library, and the South Carolina State Library are Funding Information Network partners in South Carolina.

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