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Meeting Time & Dates: 1:00 p.m. First & Third Monday each month The Poinsett Club
807 E. Washington Street.

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Our mission is to provide funding to projects or programs which assist the economically, mentally, or physically less fortunate or underprivileged of Greenville County, South Carolina.

Criteria for the Selection of Distributions Recipients
1. Recipients of grants must be 501(c)(3) organizations
2. Must serve citizens of Greenville County, South Carolina
3. Grant funds cannot be used for core operating expenses.
4. Grant funds cannot be used for paying existing, future, or previous debts.
5. Grant funds cannot be paid to individuals.
6. Follow up reporting and accounting from the organization of ultimate use of funds will be required within 6 months of end of project or organizations fiscal year-end will be required. The trustee shall have the right to recall granted funds if the funds were not used as outlined in the grant request or if the organization fails to meet federal or state requirements for 501(c)(3) organizations or if the organization has not met the criteria as stated in the above Criteria for the Selection and Distribution to Recipient.

Grant Applications

To insure full consideration, all grant applications should be postmarked no later than January 31 of each year. Announcements and distribution of grants will occur the following May 1st.

For grant requests of less than $5,000, send your completed GRANT APPLICATION to Greenville Civitan Charities, P. O. Box 16493, Greenville, SC 29606.

Applications for larger amounts should be made on the CHARITIES TRUST APPLICATION form and mailed to Civitan Charities of Greenville, Inc., Trustee P. O. Box 130744 Birmingham, AL 35213-0744 (205) 591-8910 Ext. 105, with a copy sent the local address above.The Trust also accepts the COMMON GRANT APPLICATION Format , when accompanied by the required attachments.