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We are grateful for the generous support of major contributors to the

Foundation for Educational Excellence. Please support them like they do for us.

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The Bargain Box

The Original Thrift Store of Hilton Head Island; Awarding Grants to Local Non-profits for 51 Years.

The Bargain Box provides a way to recycle usable items that are no longer needed in order to benefit local residents and organizations. It's a wonderland of affordable treasures. The non-profit thrift shop caters to a broad range of customers and provides everything for home and family, including the unexpected and the unusual, at bargain prices.

The organization strives to provide financial and service support to organizations in Beaufort and Jasper Counties while emphasizing education, environment, health and human service and youth activities. Fundraising includes; an Annual Golf Tournament, a Walk/Run event, a House Tour/Auction, a Yard Sale, and Callawassie Players theater productions. FOCI is proud to be carrying forth the vision of its founders who started with a tiny idea 17 years ago and watched it grow.

Italian American Club of Hilton Head

They are a charitable service organization, which promotes Italian heritage / culture, while raising and distributing funds to local scholarships and charitable organizations in the Hilton Head and Bluffton areas of South Carolina.

Funds are derived through several very successful and long-running fundraising programs, including our Italian Heritage Festival, Italian Sunday Dinner, "Italian Open" Golf Tournament, Bocce Tournament and Zin Experience ("ZinFest") Wine Gala. The programs are held at various times throughout the year in the Hilton Head and Bluffton area.

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Moss Creek Charitable Fund

Started in March, 2018 by Moss Creek volunteers, the mission of the Moss Creek Charitable Fund is to encourage giving by Moss Creek residents and to provide grants to local charitable organizations in the Lowcountry, helping those with the greatest needs, consistent with the caring spirit of the Moss Creek community. The Fund is administered by a volunteer committee of residents with administrative support from the Community Foundation of the Lowcountry.


The Wexford Foundation

Founded in 2012, the Wexford Foundation is a non-profit organization committed to aiding health, housing, hunger & educational charities in Hilton Head Island, SC and the surrounding areas. The Foundation is completely volunteer-based, and has granted over $2 million to Lowcountry charities since it's origin.


The Women's Association of Hilton Head Island

The Women's Association of Hilton Head was established in 1961 in Hilton Head Island, SC with the goal of strengthening the Lowcountry women's community. Since it's foundation, the Association has played an important role in advocating for the natural and cultural beauty of Hilton Head Island, supporting beneficial projects for the Island community, as well as promoting the communication between Lowcountry women. 

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