Funder Directory

Hollingsworth Funds


Funder Type:
  • Type-1 supporting organization
Program Funding Areas
Affordable Housing, Education, Employment
Population Areas
  • Greenville County
Types of Grants/Scholarships Considered:
  • General Support
Grants in the most recent fiscal year:
57 Grants Awarded
$75,000 Average Grant Size
$9,300,000 in Total Giving

Mission/Giving Statement

To collectively remove the systemic barriers that hold people back based on race, place, and socioeconomic status, and strengthen the pathways that propel all people forward.

How to Apply

Accepts Unsolicited LOIs/Proposals:
Grant Cycle:
Rolling Basis - decisions are made throughout the year
Application Deadline(s):
We accept inquiries on an ongoing basis. If you believe your organization/initiative aligns with one or more of our focus areas, please contact Allison Safford, Community Investments Officer at to schedule a consultation call.

Contact Information

Contact Name
Allison Safford
Community Investments Officer
124 Verdae Blvd
Suite 502
Greenville, South Carolina 29607

Additional Information

Under provisions of our trust documents, our distributions are designated for specific beneficiaries, as outlined below: -45% to Furman University -10% to YMCA of Greenville - 45% to Greenville nonprofits
Entry Last Updated: November 16, 2022