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)

Cherise Arrendale

Strategic Initiatives and Communications Manager

Central Carolina Community Foundation

Laurie Ashley

Executive Director

Meals on Wheels-Anderson

Jeff Becraft

Executive Director

Youth Corps

Bree Bess

Program Officer

BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Foundation

Kendall Biga

Program & Operations Manager

Charleston Hope

Barbara Black


Lydia's Bowels of Mercy Home, Inc

Andrew Boozer

Executive Director

Senior Resources

Tracy Bradshaw

Executive Director


Amy Brennan

Outgoing Executive Director

Dragon Boat Charleston

Steven Burritt

Regional Executive Director

Mothers Against Drunk Driving

Molly Chappell-McPhail

Director of Advocacy and Expansion


Tannesha Clements

Executive Director/ COO

Lydia's Bowels of Mercy Home, Inc

Larry Collett

Consultant | Trainer | Facilitator

Charleston Leaders

Stephanie Cook

Program Coordinator

Berkeley County First Steps

Debbie Cooper

Director of Donor Services

Community Foundation of Greenville

Craig Currey

Chief Executive Officer

Midlands Housing Alliance/Transitions

Cynthia Curtis

Arras Foundation

Amanda Dow

Duke Energy Foundation Manager- SC

Duke Energy Foundation

Tanika Epps

CEO - Midlands

Communities In Schools of the Midlands

Kerri Forrest

Lowcountry Program Director

Gaylord & Dorothy Donnelley Foundation

Malcolm Gordge


Camp Discovery

Kaky Grant


Grant Philanthropic Advisors

Sara Green

Executive Director

SC Wildlife Federation

Kaela Hammond

Program & Compliance Manager

Coastal Community Foundation of SC

Mary Hipp

Board Chair

Feed & Seed

Elizabeth Houck

Strategic Initiatives Associate

Central Carolina Community Foundation

Carter Hudgins

President & CEO

Drayton Hall Preservation Trust

Jane Jasien

Development Coordinator

St. Christopher's Children Inc

Erin Johnson

Vice President for Community Investment

Central Carolina Community Foundation

Alecia Klauk

Executive Director

Chapin We Care Center

Jaclyn Kohlhepp

CEO, JTK Consulting LLC

JTK Consulting LLC

David Laird

Serve & Connect

Amanda Lawrence

Sr. Director for Innovation, Partnership Excellence

Trident United Way

Alissa C. Lietzow

Executive Director

Charleston Pro Bono Legal Services

Heather Lother

Vice President of Engagement

United Way of the Piedmont

Terri Lottchea

Operations Manger

Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation

Kati McArdle

Grants Manager

Coastal Conservation League

Kevin McCray

Community Building & Grants Manager

Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation

Tish McCutchen


Jolley Foundation

Madeleine McGee


Together SC

Travis McNeal

President & CEO

Oliver Gospel Mission

Jamie Moon


Institute for Child Success

Nichole Myles


The Children's Museum of the Lowcountry

Mamie Nicholson


The Self Family Foundation

Rick Noble

Retired, Richland County First Steps

Retired Executive Director

Donna Ortega

Founder and Owner


Dolly Patton

Executive Director

Saluda Shoals Foundation

Lisa Pearce

Senior Grants Administrator

Charleston Animal Society

Norvell Pettus

Community Relations Specialist

Dominion Energy

Daniel Prohaska

President & CEO

Lions Vision Services

Catherine Puckett

Program Director

Nonprofit Alliance

Stig Rasmussen

Compliance Manager

Fact Forward

Elmire Raven

East Cooper Community Outreach

Carol Reeves

Executive Director

Just Say Something

Tricia Richardson


SC Thrive

Carolyn Rivers

Founder and Director

The Sophia Institute

Thetyka Robinson

Chief Strategist

The Asiko Group

Gloria Roderick

Riley Center for Livable Communities

Jamesha Shackerford

Program Officer

Central Carolina Community Foundation

Jeff Smith


Greenwood County Community Foundation

Paige Stephenson

President & CEO

United Way of the Piedmont

Pam Temple

Program Director

Arras Foundation

Gabby Totokotsopouos

Business Manager

Charleston Wine + Food

JoAnn Turnquist


Central Carolina Community Foundation

Donna Waites

Vice President of Programs

Sisters of Charity Foundation of SC

Judy Wilson

Director of Development

Greenville Tech Foundation, Inc.

Heather Witt

Executive Director

United Way of the Piedmont

Ericka Wooten

Sisters of Charity Foundation of SC

Belle Zeigler

Executive Director

Eastern Carolina Community Foundation

Gillian Zettler

Executive Director

Charleston Wine + Food

24 Other Registered Attendees

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