$369,562
Furman University (the Riley Institute), Greenville, SC, Research Study, Understanding the Impact of Montessori Education in South Carolina.

$120,000
Carolina Health Centers, Inc., Greenwood, SC, Nurse-Family Partnership.

$100,000
Piedmont Technical College Foundation, Greenwood, SC, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Project.

$39,360
Greenwood School District 50, Greenwood, SC, Middle Schools Initiative for Academically and Behaviorally At-Risk Boys.

$30,000
Healthy Greenwood Neighborhoods, Inc., Greenwood, SC, operations support for Neighborhood Development.

$30,000
United Center for Community Care, Greenwood, SC, Annual support for operations.

$26,566
Clemson University (Clemson University Foundation), Clemson, SC, (Solutions in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics Education BioBridge Program for Greenwood schools).

$25,000
Healthy Learners (A Ministry of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine), Columbia, SC, sustainability funding for Greenwood Program.

$25,000
South Carolina State Museum Foundation, Columbia, SC, traveling exhibit on the Impact of Textile Mills on SC and Local Communities.

$22,095
John de la Howe School, McCormick, SC, Arts Initiative (Arts Through the Educational Process).

$18,400
Greenwood Family YMCA, Greenwood, SC, Afterschool program support.

$17,000
Edgefield County School District, Edgefield, SC, funding for an additional Montessori classroom at Douglas Elementary School.

$16,637
The Greenwood Museum, Greenwood, SC, operational support (3 months).

$16,500
Lander University (The Lander Foundation), Greenwood, SC, Relocation and Setup of Self Family Archives.

$14,994
City of Greenwood, Greenwood, SC, Mill Site Cleanup and redevelopment planning process.

$14,000
Greater Greenwood United Ministries, Greenwood, SC, Operations support and computer system upgrade.

$10,000
Greenwood Lander Performing Arts, Greenwood, SC, Educational Outreach Program for 2011-2012.

$10,000
Lander University (The Lander Foundation) Greenwood, SC, marketing plan for Montessori Education program.

$9,250
MEG’s House (Shelter for Abused Women), Greenwood, SC, Replace roof on Transitional House.

$6,500
The Greenwood Museum, Greenwood, SC, Strategic Planning Support.

$6,000
GLEAMNS Human Resource Commission, Greenwood, SC, Dr. Benjamin Mays Historical Preservation Site (grand opening/dedication).

$5,000
Little River Missionary Baptist Association, Greenwood, SC, Summer Camp.

$5,000
Furman University, Greenville, SC, Community Schools Conference.

$4,755
United Center for Community Care, Greenwood, SC, Operations Support (DG).

$4,250
Upper Savannah Land Trust, Greenwood, SC, branding and campaign support (matching grant).

$3,090
Council on Foundations, Arlington, Va, dues payment eligible as a grant.

$3,000
Healthy Greenwood Neighborhoods, Inc., Greenwood, SC, operations support for Neighborhood Development.

$2,500
The Greenwood Museum, Greenwood, SC, operating support (3 months).

$2,500
SC Association of Nonprofit Organizations, Columbia, SC, Annual Meeting Scholarships for United Way of Greenwood and Abbeville Counties partner agencies and Annual Meeting.

$2,500
National Center for Family Philanthropy, Washington, DC, support for family foundations.

$2,241
Burton Center Foundation (fka Emerald Center Foundation), Greenwood, SC, Sensory room.

$2,000
GLEAMNS Human Resource Commission, Greenwood, SC, Dr. Benjamin Mays Historical Preservation Site (grand opening/dedication).

$2,000
Angel Flight (South Carolina), Greenwood, SC, Fly A South Carolinian Program (matching grant).

$1,500
McCormick Community Event, McCormick, SC, (Augusta Symphony).

$1,500
Southeastern Council of Foundations, Atlanta, GA, Annual Meeting Sponsorship.

$1,000
South Carolina National Heritage Corridor, Columbia, SC, Arts Means Business Conference (Greenwood).

$1,000
Southeastern Council of Foundations, Atlanta, GA, Dues payment eligible as a grant.

$1,000
American Heart Association, Columbia, SC, Research & Outreach to Greenwood area.

$1,000
Southeastern Council of Foundations, Atlanta, GA, Family Foundations Forum Program
support.

The following multi-year grants were also paid during fiscal year 2011:

$189,400
Furman University, Greenville, SC, Initial payment on five year grant awarded to the Riley Institute for the research study:  Understanding the Impact of Montessori Education in SC.

$102,840
Clemson University, Clemson, SC, Annual support for the Jim Self Center on the Future at the Strom Thurmond Institute.

$68,910
Converse College, Spartanburg, SC, Virginia Turner Self scholarships.

$50,000
University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, Fifth and final installment on grant to assist with expansion of the Moore School of Business Graduate School.

$40,000
Carolina Health Centers, Inc., Greenwood, SC, First installment on three year grant awarded for the Nurse-Family Partnership.

$20,000
Clemson University Foundation, Clemson, SC, Fifth and final installment on the grant awarded for construction of a student golf facility.

$20,000
Partnership for a Greater Greenwood County, Greenwood, SC, annual support for workforce development efforts.