Grant Schedule

Grants are awarded one (1) time a year in December.
Original signed applications must be received by the
foundation no later than September 30th.

Funding Guidelines

Grant applicants must be operational as 501c3 non-profit agencies for at least 1 year and must be located in Beaufort, Bluffton, Hardeeville, Ridgeland and Hilton Head areas. Caring Coins Foundation does not accept applications from (1) religious organizations including churches, church schools or church programs, (2) schools including public, private or religious entities, as they are funded through a tax base or with donor support (3) organizations that award grants to schools, individuals, agencies or organization programs, etc. The fund will not award grants for rent, operating expenses, vehicle maintenance, repair, salaries, studies, festivals or art based programs, or consultant fees. (4) Applicants must have 501c3 status for one (1) year prior to date of application.

How To Apply:

1. Download the PDF formatted application.

If you do not have Adobe Reader, you may go to the Adobe
web site,, vclick on the “Get Adobe Reader”
button and follow the instructions or by clicking here to
“Get Adobe Reader.”

2. Once the PDF is open, print and complete the entire
application. Additional information may be attached to application.

3. Mail your signed original application with all required
paperwork to:

Hargray / Caring Coins Foundation
c/o Patti DiSilvestre
PO Box 5986
Hilton Head Island, SC 29938