2018 Grant Recipients

CLEMSON, SC—The Clemson Community Foundation on Thursday granted a total of $34,000 in funds to nine non-profit organizations providing services in the greater Clemson area.  The grants were announced during the Foundation’s annual banquet at Occasions at Wedgefield...

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Produce Rx

Today, we are proud to announce the results of our successful collaboration with the Leadership Clemson Class of 2018 and the Clemson Free Clinic. Together, we were able to raise over $5,000 in just a few short weeks to be used to launch Produce Rx, a program that...

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2018 Grants

Once again, it is time for the Foundation's annual grant application process and we wanted to take this opportunity to share with you some updates from the past year. The Foundation has continued to support nonprofits in the greater Clemson area, not only through...

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Re-Branding

As you may have noticed, the Clemson Community Foundation has re-branded! You may be wondering why we decided to do this, so here is the explanation. There’s a couple of different aspects to the process, including the original decision to...

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Clemson Community Foundation Holiday Giving Guide

With the celebration of Thanksgiving last week, holiday season is now in full swing. Clemson has many things to be thankful for, not only during this season but also year round. There are several nonprofits in the area that help make Clemson the great community that...

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A Donor’s Story

There are many reasons why people give to Clemson Community Foundation, below Board Member, Frank Cox shares his inspiration and reason for giving: I grew up in Clemson when it was a very small community with an all-male military college. It was a quaint, wonderful...

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Volunteers Needed for The Color Run

The Color Run is coming to Clemson on Saturday, April 25th, and promises to be the largest 5k in Clemson to date (over 7,000 registrants)! As the charitable partner for The Color Run this year, the Clemson Community Foundation is seeking volunteers for both Pre-Race...

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Nonprofit of the Month: Clemson Free Clinic

Last week, the Foundation’s intern, Jessa Mitchell, sat down with Sandy Smith, Executive Director of the Clemson Free Clinic. We wanted to share this interview with all of you as part of our first-ever Nonprofit Spotlight of the Month! Jessa: What does the Clemson...

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The Color Run Clemson

The Clemson Community Foundation is honored to be the Charitable Partner for this year’s Color Run Clemson on April 25. The 2014 Color Run Clemson Finish Festival The Color Run, also known as the “Happiest 5K on the Planet,” is a remarkable event created to promote...

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Hey, look! We’re in a magazine!

Our intern, Jessa Mitchell, was recently featured in the latest edition of Clemson’s University Professional Internship/Co-op magazine. We couldn’t be more excited that it’s been published. Check out the feature and download a copy for...

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501(c)(3) Status Update!

We have received confirmation from the IRS that we are now a 501(c)(3) organization.  This is a huge step forward and will give us more flexibility in how we manage monies entrusted to us (such as accepting contributions to the...

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Welcome!

We’re pleased to announce that an anonymous donor is matching all new gifts and pledges to the Clemson Community Foundation dollar-for-dollar through the end of 2016, up to $25,000! The $50,000 total raised through this initiative will be given...

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