Report on Impact of COVID-19 on SC Nonprofits

Tuesday, September 22, 2020
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM (EDT)

Together SC, in partnership with the SC Grantmakers Network, Greenville Partnership for Philanthropy, the Community Foundation of Greenville, and United Way Association of SC, commissioned The Riley Center for Livable Communities at the College of Charleston to conduct a survey on the impact(s) of COVID-19 on nonprofit organizations in South Carolina.

The report's principal investigator Dr. Robert (Bob) Kahle will present an overview of the findings.

Click here to review the full SC report.

Click here to review the Greenville report.


Robert W. Kahle, Ph.D., M.A. - Associate Center Director 

The Riley Center for Livable Communities at the College of Charleston

Attendees (94)

Alecia Klauk

Executive Director

Chapin We Care Center

Alissa C. Lietzow

Executive Director

Charleston Pro Bono Legal Services

Amanda Dow

Duke Energy Foundation Manager- SC

Duke Energy Foundation

Amanda Lawrence

VP, Community Impact

Trident United Way

Amy Brennan

Outgoing Executive Director

Dragon Boat Charleston

Andrew Boozer

Executive Director

Senior Resources

Barbara Black


Lydia's Bowels of Mercy Home, Inc

Belle Zeigler

Executive Director

Eastern Carolina Community Foundation

Bree Bess

Program Officer

BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Foundation

Carol Reeves

Executive Director

Just Say Something

Carolyn Rivers

The Sophia Institute

Carter Hudgins

President & CEO

Drayton Hall Preservation Trust

Catherine Puckett

Interim Executive Director

Nonprofit Alliance

Cherise Arrendale

Strategic Initiatives and Communications Manager

Central Carolina Community Foundation

Craig Currey

Chief Executive Officer

Midlands Housing Alliance/Transitions

Cynthia Curtis

Arras Foundation

Daniel Prohaska

President & CEO

Lions Vision Services

David Laird

Serve & Connect

Debbie Cooper

Director of Donor Services

Community Foundation of Greenville

Dolly Patton

Executive Director

Saluda Shoals Foundation

Donna Ortega

Founder and Owner


Donna Waites

Vice President of Programs

Sisters of Charity Foundation of SC

Elizabeth Houck

Strategic Initiatives Associate

Central Carolina Community Foundation

Elmire Raven

East Cooper Community Outreach

Ericka Wooten

Sisters of Charity Foundation of SC

Erin Johnson

Vice President for Community Investment

Central Carolina Community Foundation

Gabby Totokotsopouos

Business Manager

Charleston Wine + Food

Gillian Zettler

Executive Director

Charleston Wine + Food

Gloria Roderick

Riley Center for Livable Communities

Heather Lother

Vice President of Engagement

United Way of the Piedmont

Heather Witt

Vice President of Community Impact

United Way of the Piedmont

Jaclyn Kohlhepp

Owner/Founding Member, JTK Consulting LLC

JTK Consulting LLC

Jamesha Shackerford

Program Officer

Central Carolina Community Foundation

Jamie Moon


Institute for Child Success

Jane Jasien

Development Coordinator

St. Christopher's Children Inc

Jeff Becraft

Executive Director

Youth Corps

Jeff Smith


Greenwood County Community Foundation

JoAnn Turnquist


Central Carolina Community Foundation

Judy Wilson

Director of Development

Greenville Tech Foundation, Inc.

Kaela Hammond

Program & Compliance Manager

Coastal Community Foundation of SC

Kaky Grant


Grant Philanthropic Advisors

Kati McArdle

Grants Manager

Coastal Conservation League

Kendall Biga

Program Coordinator

Charleston Hope

Kerri Forrest

Lowcountry Program Director

Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation

Kevin McCray

Community Building & Grants Manager

Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation

Larry Collett

Co-Founder + Director

Charleston Leaders

Laurie Ashley

Executive Director

Meals on Wheels-Anderson

Lisa Pearce

Grants Administrator

Charleston Animal Society

Madeleine McGee


Together SC

Malcolm Gordge


Camp Discovery

Mamie Nicholson


The Self Family Foundation

Mary Hipp

Board Chair

Feed & Seed

Molly Chappell-McPhail

Director of Advocacy and Expansion


Nichole Myles

Executive Director

The Children's Museum of the Lowcountry

Norvell Pettus

Community Relations Specialist

Dominion Energy

Paige Stephenson

President & CEO

United Way of the Piedmont

Pam Temple

Program Director

Arras Foundation

Rick Noble

Retired Executive Director

Sara Green

Executive Director

SC Wildlife Federation

Stephanie Cook

Program Coordinator

Berkeley County First Steps

Steven Burritt

Executive Director

Mothers Against Drunk Driving

Stig Rasmussen

Operations & HR Manager

Fact Forward

Tanika Epps

CEO - Midlands

Communities In Schools of the Midlands

Tannesha Clements

Executive Director/ COO

Lydia's Bowels of Mercy Home, Inc

Terri Lottchea

Operations Manger

Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation

Thetyka Robinson


The Asiko Group

Tish McCutchen


Jolley Foundation

Tracy Bradshaw

Executive Director


Travis McNeal

President & CEO

Oliver Gospel Mission

Tricia Richardson


SC Thrive

24 Other Registered Attendees

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