Frank J. Wideman, III, President of The Self Family Foundation announced the following grants were awarded by the trustees at their December 16, 2017 board meeting:

Self Regional Healthcare – $500,000 matching grant for the Vision 2020 campaign.

Greenwood Family YMCA – $50,000 grant to support the High Hopes after-school and summer youth programs.

Call Me MISTER (Clemson) – $20,000 matching grant to support the Summer Leadership Institute at Clemson.

City of Greenwood – $20,000 to support the horticulture education program.

Greenwood Area Habitat for Humanity – $11,000 for the Mathews Mill Village Quality of Life Plan and support for the Neighborhood Association Council.

The Self Family Foundation’s primary areas of emphasis are education, community wellness, and arts, culture & history. The Foundation’s chief geographic area of interest is Greenwood County, South Carolina.  Trustees are Mat Self (Chairman), Sally Self, M.D., Jay Self, Bubba Self, Furman Self, Cade Brennan Jackson, Ginger Self Goldsmith, Laurie Self Pulver, M.D., Mary Andrews Self Whittington, Matt Logan, M.D. and Lucas McMillan, Ph.D. The Self Family Foundation was organized in 1942 and to date has awarded over $67,000,000 in grants to improve the quality of life for the citizens of Greenwood and the State of South Carolina. For more information, visit the Foundation website at www.selffoundation.org .