Donate to any of these funds online. If you have any questions contact Tricia Grime at 508-996-8253 ext. 216, or by Email PGrime@southcoastcf.org.

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Fund Name Description
Current Use
Annual Fund of SouthCoast Community Foundation The Community Foundation Annual Fund is the primary vehicle through which individuals and businesses can provide immediate support to address our community’s greatest needs and opportunities,from seeding new and innovative solutions to improve life in our region,to expanding the skills, knowledge and funding resources for our nonprofits,to helping local students realize college dreams.
SouthCoast Emergency Response Fund The SouthCoast Emergency Response Fund has been established by the Community Foundation in partnership with other regional funders, to rapidly attract and deploy resources to organizations in our region that are disproportionately impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. This Fund will prioritize those areas of impact that will not likely receive governmental support, are most severely affected, and those serving our most vulnerable neighbors. Please consider a gift, in any amount, to the Fund.
Scholarships
Carlin Lynch Scholarship Fund The Carlin Lynch Scholarship Fund was established to provide financial aid to students who are graduates (or graduating seniors) of Dartmouth High School, who will be attending an accredited two or four year college or university, or an accredited technical education program in a specific field relating to an occupation leading to employment. Students who are making outstanding progress in their approved program [in the top 25% of their class/cohort] are eligible to annually re-apply for aid during that time. The financial aid will be awarded on the basis of 40% scholastic performance (academics and co-curricular activities), 20% financial need and 40% on evidence that candidates have demonstrated the resilience to deal with a significant obstacle in their life that has challenged their efforts to achieve to their potential in school.
Colton-Khoo Scholarship Fund Scholarships will be awarded to graduating Oliver Ames High School students who exemplify the Easton Public School core value of respecting and valuing diversity.
David C. DuBois Scholarship Fund
Eric C. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund
Gosnold Community Scholarship Fund Eligible recipients shall be any individual who has contributed to the Gosnold Community and has demonstrated financial need to support educational pursuits.
Gregory G. Misodoulakis Memorial Scholarship Fund
Somerset Scholarship Fund The recipients are students who are resident of Somerset who will be attending an accredited 2 or 4 year institution of higher learning in the fall. Criteria for selection shall be financial need an academic performance. Payment will be made directly to the institution upon proof of successful completion of the first semester.
Board Created
President's Fund The purpose of the fund is to allow the President of the Community Foundation discretionary funds for grantmaking without board approval (unless the grant size exceeds the President's financial authority.) This fund MAY NOT BE USED TO FUND OPERATING OR PROGRAMS OF THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION.
SouthCoast Community Foundation Endowment Fund To support the mission of the South Coast Community Foundation.
Donor Advised
Dartmouth Education Foundation Endowment Fund The mission is to enhance and enrich the educational experience of the students and teachers in the Dartmouth Public School and augment the public effort in the school districts.
Easton Legacy Fund The Easton Legacy Fund was established to support the non-profit organizations that seek to improve the quality of life for the residents of Easton, Massachusetts.
MacGregor Fiske Fund To provide financial support to a journalist early in his or her career to encourage perseverance in the profession.
New Bedford Education Foundation Endowment Fund The fund is to be a catalyst to obtain funding for initiatives to enrich education beyond what can be funded within the local school budget.
ORR Tri Town Education Foundation Fund The mission of the fund is to enhance and enrich the educational experience of the students and teachers in the Old Rochester Regional School District.
Westport Education Foundation Endowment Fund
Field of Interest
Creative Commonwealth Initiative The Creative Commonwealth Initiative supports arts and culture organizations in Fall River and New Bedford through direct grants, capacity building coaching, and networking building. With a focus on organizations serving culturally diverse communities, immigrant communities, and youth, we work closely with nonprofits to expand access to and increase participation in arts and culture in the region.
Women & Girls Endowment Fund Women's Fund of Southeastern Massachusetts provides support to programs that develop, promote, and protect the mind, body, spirit, and choices of women and girls.
Fiscal Sponsorships
AHA New Bedford Fund
Dear Santa Fund The mission is to make sure as many children as possible can remember and feel the true spirit of Christmas, working in collaboration with the Fall River Public Schools to identify children in need.
Martin Luther King Day Fund
Other Funds