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8th Annual Best of Philanthropy Awards

Awards to Midlands Area, South Carolina
Individuals for Outstanding Work in Philanthropy

Agency Type:

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Funding Source:

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Central Carolina Community Foundation and Columbia Metropolitan Magazine

Deadline Date:

06/30/17

Description:

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Awards including a $1,000 donation and other benefits to South Carolina individuals, groups, and local businesses to recognize outstanding work in philanthropy in the Midlands area. The purpose of this award is to recognize ordinary people in the local community who are making outstanding contributions through their life’s work.

The cash award will be donated to a Midlands nonprofit or the awardee’s choice. The Midlands area includes the Counties of Calhoun, Clarendon, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lee, Lexington, Newberry, Orangeburg, Richland, Saluda, and Sumter.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 157932

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Best of Philanthropy winners are honored with:

-A $1,000 donation made in their name to the nonprofit organization of their choice in the Foundation's 11-county service area in the Midlands

-Recognition at the Foundation's annual celebration in November.

-Featured in the November issue of Columbia Metropolitan magazine.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Nominees may be considered in the following categories:
-Family
-Group
-Individual
-Local Business
-Student/Student Group
-Young Professional

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline for submitting nominations is June 30, 2017.

The awardees will be honored at the 8th Annual Best of Philanthropy Awards event on November 2nd, 2017.

Previous Award Winners:
https://www.yourfoundation.org/community-impact/best-philanthropy-awards/previous-award-winners

More information about the Foundation's service area may be found here:
https://www.yourfoundation.org/about

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Submit Nominations:
https://yourfoundation.wufoo.com/forms/z1my89iz1rd7e58/

James Mercado
803.254.5601 x316
james@yourfoundation.org

Central Carolina Community Foundation
2711 Middleburg Drive, Suite 213
Columbia, SC 29204

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USA: South Carolina: Calhoun, Clarendon, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lee, Lexington, Newberry, Orangeburg, Richland, Saluda, and Sumter Counties

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