Central Carolina Community Foundation supports nonprofits across the Midlands and beyond through grants, agency funds, and our annual giving day.

Apply for a grant Each year the Foundation and our fundholders provide grants that support nonprofits across the region. Browse through our grant opportunities to find a match for your organization.

Start a fund - Establish an agency fund to provide long-term support and income for your organization.

Participate in Midlands Gives - The Midlands annual giving day provides a new fundraising opportunity for local nonprofits. Join the hundreds of Midlands-area organizations that benefit from Midlands Gives each year. 

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Grantmaking Schedule

View our 2018-2019 Grant Information Webinar - Click Here for the Webinar Slides

Grant/Award Application Open Date Application Close Date Public or By Invitation
Lynches River Conservation Fund August 30 December 31 Public
Connected Communities July 1

August 15

David W. Robinson Catalyst Award July 1 July 31 Public
Mary Seibert September 3 October 1 Invitation Only
One SC Relief Fund April 1, 2019 April 30, 2019 Public
Aflac September 4 October 8 Public
CCCF Scholarships (Renewal) December 1 January 31, 2019 Invitation Only
CCCF Scholarships (New) January 1, 2019 March 5, 2019 Public
Building a Better Tomorrow Grants January 15, 2019 February 26, 2019 Public
Capacity Building Mini-Grants January 15, 2019 February 26, 2019 Public
Beyond the Table Grants February 7, 2019 March 15, 2019 Public
Hootie and the Blowfish Foundation February 15, 2019 March 31, 2019  Invitation Only
Greater Chapin Community Endowment Spring 2019 Spring 2019 Public
Knight Foundation Advised Fund     Invitation Only
Sonoco     Invitation Only

*Last updated February 18, 2018. Dates are subject to change.

Please review the Grantee Resources page for information on receiving a grant from Central Carolina Community Foundation

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