Eligibility Requirements

Organizations must meet our funding priorities and the following criteria in order to be considered for funding. Please see our limitations for further considerations.

  • Funding is restricted to organizations who can provide evidence of their tax exempt status  under Section 501(c)3 of the IRS code.
  • The mission, programs and services of the organization requesting funds must be consistent with the mission and purpose of the SC Ministry Foundation.
  • Consideration is given to programs which avoid duplication of services and provide demonstrated evidence of collaboration, multiple funding sources, and financial sustainability.
  • Responsive grant requests must provide evidence of past success and a plan for measuring the impact of the program in the future.
  • Funding requests for new programs or program expansions that require adding staff, expanding hours of current staff, or that result in significantly increasing program expenses, must demonstrate sustainability through a business plan in order to be considered.


SC Ministry Foundation reserves the right to approve or decline all requests.