Volvo Cars Community Investment Grant

Coastal Community Foundation of South Carolina

Grant amount: US $1,000 - US $25,000

Next anticipated deadline: Mar 16, 2019 2:00pm PDT

Later anticipated deadlines: Jun 8, 2019 2:00pm PDT, Sep 7, 2019 2:00pm PDT

Applicant type: Nonprofit

Funding uses: Applied Project / Program, Education / Outreach

Location of project: Preferred: Counties in South Carolina: Berkeley County, Charleston County, Dorchester County Other eligible locations: South Carolina

Location of residency: South Carolina

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Community investment 

We invite non-profit organizations who share Volvo Cars’ values of safety, quality, education and protecting the environment, to share their goals and apply for funding from the Volvo Cars Community Investment Grant program.

The Volvo Cars Community Investment Grant Program is led by members of our Community Advisory Group who will accept and review funding proposals from qualified organizations. Based on these submitted applications, these leaders will recommend funding groups that match the priorities of the surrounding region. Financial backing will be provided by Volvo Cars and administered by the Coastal Community Foundation.

Focus Areas

Your application addresses one of the four focus areas:

  • education,
  • environment,
  • safety and/or
  • quality of life.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • Eligible applicants:
    • Are recognized by the IRS as a non-profit with a 501 (c)(3) public charity designation,
    • Primarily serve people who live within 40 miles of Volvo’s South Carolina plant (Berkeley, Dorchester and Charleston counties); however, within South Carolina is a must,
    • Are not a political or lobbying organization,
    • Do not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, race, color, sexual orientation, national/ethnic origin or disability.


  • We do not award grants to individuals.

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