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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 promote the welfare of humankind by works of charity and to advance the common good, and in particular to fund charitable projects and programs that assist the economically, mentally, or physically less fortunate or underprivileged of Greenville County, South Carolina, and its surrounding area.

Grant Criteria
1. Recipients of grants must be 501(c)(3) organizations.
2. Must serve citizens of Greenville County, South Carolina, and its surrounding area.
3. Grant funds may not be used for core operating expenses.
4. Grant funds may not be used for paying existing, future, or previous debts.
5. Grant funds may not be paid to individuals.

Follow-up reporting and accounting from the organization of the ultimate use of funds will be required within 6 months of the end of the project or the organizations fiscal yearend.

The Trustee shall have the right to recall granted funds if the funds were not used as outlined in the grant request, if the organization fails to meet federal or state requirements for 501(c)(3) organizations, or if the organization has not met the above grant criteria.

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 by the following May 1st.

All grant requests must be sent to Civitan Charities, P. O. Box 16493, Greenville, SC 29606. All grant applicants must be accompanied by a completed Civitan Charities of Greenville Trust Application Form.