Philanthropic Partners: Discussion of Covid & Race Equity Bright Spots

Wednesday, October 21, 2020
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM (EDT)

A discussion of Covid and Race Equity Community Bright Spots 

The United Way of Greenville and Spartanburg County Foundation have been actively engaged in serving those most impacted by COVID while recognizing and addressing the vast racial disparities that plague our communities. 

Join us for a presentation and overview of their community’s work and a discussion with your colleagues to share what you have been doing in your own communities.

Guest Speakers:

Travis Wharton,

Economic Mobility Manager

United Way of Greenville County

The Spartanburg County Foundation Ashley T. Whitt

Ashley Whitt,

Senior Program Officer

Spartanburg County Foundation | Your Community Foundation

Attendees (24)

Tannesha Clements

Executive Director/ COO

Lydia's Bowels of Mercy Home, Inc

Debbie Cooper

Director of Donor Services

Community Foundation of Greenville

Susan DeVenny


Arras Foundation

Kaky Grant


Grant Philanthropic Advisors

Erin Johnson

Vice President for Community Investment

Central Carolina Community Foundation

Alecia Klauk

Executive Director

Chapin We Care Center

Terri Lottchea

Operations Manger

Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation

Jeff McCormack

Executive Director

SC Physicians Care Charity

Tish McCutchen


Jolley Foundation

Bob Morris

Community Foundation of Greenville

Debbie Nelson

President and Founder

DNA Creative Communications

Mamie Nicholson


The Self Family Foundation

Brenda Shaw

Chief Development Officer

Lowcountry Food Bank

Langley Shealy

Steering Committee

SC Grantmakers Network

Norma Jean Suarez

Executive Director

Unity Health on Main

Travis Wharton

Community Investments Officer

United Way of Greenville County

Ashley Whitt

Senior Program Officer

Spartanburg County Foundation

Heather Witt

Executive Director

United Way of the Piedmont

Belle Zeigler

Executive Director

Eastern Carolina Community Foundation

5 Other Registered Attendees


Monthly Calls Hosted by:


Chris Steed,

Fullerton Foundation, Executive Director

SC Grantmakers Network, Chair


Naomi Lett,

United Way Association of SC, President & CEO


Madeleine McGee,

 Together SC, President