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Giving

Follow your passion.

Each year, private support to the College of Charleston plays a critical role in preserving our place as one of the nation's best public liberal arts and sciences universities.

Philanthropy or the philanthropist at the College is not defined by the gift or the size of the gift. What matters is the belief, commitment and the desire to be an active part of the College’s future. Your support impacts every corner of our campus from scholarships to research funds for faculty, academic programs to cutting-edge technology.

Boeing Scholar Jason Cohen

Ready for takeoff

At the College, opportunities to soar to new heights are everywhere – especially if you’re one of the seven students who Boeing has taken under its wing. Read story »

Kanapaux-Magrath

Leaving a legacy

“Our hope is to inspire others who are passionate about the College to reach out and fully explore the various options available to them that will impact generations to come.” Read story »

Kanapaux-Magrath

Providing vital financial-need scholarships

2012 scholarship recipient Elizabeth Burdette traveled to Tegucigalpa, Honduras, discovering a passion for women's rights just as Margaret “Peggy” Kanapaux Sullivan. Read story »

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Lowcountry Giving Day is May 6. Be a part of it »

Swanson Scholars

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Steve and Emily Swanson

Steve Swanson '89 and Emily Molony Swanson '89 have started a scholarship fund that will bring the best and brightest to the Honors College at CofC.
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