Foundation / Financial Information
The College of Charleston Foundation is a South Carolina registered non-for-profit corporation existing for the sole benefit of the College of Charleston. It is classified as a tax exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) and is further classified as a public charity under section 509(a)(1) and 170(b)(1)(A)(iv).
The Foundation receives and manages donated funds to ensure that donors’ intentions are honored and resources are managed prudently in support of students, faculty, and programs for the College. In addition, the Foundation also manages a portfolio of real property used by the College of Charleston faculty, staff, and students.
The financial operations run on a fiscal year basis from July 1st – June 30th, which aligns with the College of Charleston.
We invite you to review additional information regarding assets, investment policy, and financial reports found in the Financial Information list of options on the left of this page.