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The 2019 Annual Report Is Now Available  

In this year's report, read about our 25-year impact in the Lowcountry community. We look back on our first fund, first grants, first scholarship and more! Included with this special  feature are details on the work we did in 2019. Click the image to read more.



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What is a Community Foundation?

Community foundations are tax-exempt public charities serving thousands of people who share a common interest — improving the quality of life in their area.


20+ Years

Founded in 1994, we are proud to serve residents of Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton and Jasper counties, SC.


$71M Grants

With over $71M in Grants and Scholarships, we help support worthy causes and local students.


340+ Funds

More than 340 individual philanthropic funds make up the Community Foundation's diverse family.


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Jim and Margaret Krum

“The Jim and Margaret Krum Foundation represents the largest legacy gift to date ever entrusted to the Community Foundation. The foresight and generosity of the Krums’ will provide generous scholarships for local students for years to come.”

Jim and Margaret's Story

Community Foundation of the Lowcountry

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 23019
Hilton Head Island,
South Carolina 29925

Office Location
4 Northridge Drive, Suite A
Hilton Head Island,
South Carolina 29926

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