The 2020 Spring Cycle of Grants for the Common Good

The Spring cycle of Grants for the Common Good is almost here! This cycle will address the focus area of encouraging positive youth development. The first step in the process, the online Letter of Intent, will be accepted from December 2 to January 10. Please see the Grants for the Common Good page for more information. Should you feel you […]

Bunnelle Youth Board Grants Are Now Available!

                The Bunnelle Foundation is proud to announce that the Bunnelle Youth Board Grant application process is now open! Here’s what you need to know about Bunnelle Youth Board grants: • The maximum grant amount for any applicant is $2,500. • All applicants must be an approved 501 (c)(3) that serves Georgetown County […]

Welcome to the Waccamaw

The Waccamaw River flows across North and South Carolina from its source at Lake Waccamaw in North Carolina to Winyah Bay in South Carolina and contains one of the largest contiguous wildlife habitat areas in the southern coastal plain. Considered one of the finest blackwater rivers in the Southeast, the Waccamaw River provides the people of Georgetown County with clean […]


Welcome to the new! We’re excited to showcase our new look and approach to serving Georgetown County residents and nonprofits! Important updates to our site include: A mobile-friendly design. The new site is designed to be easily usable regardless of the device you use to access it. It looks great on desktops, tablets, and other mobile devices. Simplified organization. […]

Nonprofit Workers and the Vow of Poverty

Leadership. Leadership is the watchword of all conversations concerning business, government, politics and anything else that matters. Just as strong leadership makes for successful businesses, strong leadership is essential to the success of a nonprofit organization. Make no mistake, a nonprofit is a business and needs to be conducted as such.  It is governed by a Board of Directors who […]

Think Again

Everyone Wants to Save the World. They see step one as filing for 501 (c) 3 nonprofit status.  There are so many reasons why this is a bad idea.  Let me suggest a different approach.  Chances are that you are acting on a good idea that you hatched in your own brain.  Three cheers for you for thinking about how […]