About Grants

The Bunnelle Foundation is always looking for innovative ideas that advance the quality of life in Georgetown County. To apply for funding, carefully read the instructions below and submit an application online.

The Bunnelle Foundation administers responsive grants (funds provided in response to new proposals from members of the community). These are available through two specific programs:

Grants for the Common Good
Grants for the Common Good (GCG)

These are competitive grants distributed in two cycles per year.

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Mini Grants
Mini Grants

These are designed for smaller requests with quick turn-around.

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Getting Started

Site Visit Preparation

Sometimes, as part of our grantmaking process, the Bunnelle Foundation may request a site visit with your organization. These visits give us a chance to meet with key members of your staff and board, and you get the opportunity to show us your passion and how and where you do your work. Read more about preparing for a site visit.

Submit Report

To submit a report on a grant you have received from the Bunnelle Foundation, access our grantee portal. After you submit your report, you will receive an email confirmation from us.

Access Portal

Members of grants committees can access our evaluator portal:

Access Portal

Bunnelle-Funded Proposals

View Proposals

How to Choose:

If you are looking for operating support, apply through GCG. If you are looking for specific project support, apply for GCG or Mini.

The Bunnelle Foundation supports IRS-certified 501(c)(3) public charities, government entities, and houses of worship.

The Bunnelle Foundation does not support for-profit entities, fundraising events, religious activities, or requests to pay off debts. In addition, the Foundation does not support political activities or attempts to influence specific legislation.