The Columbus County Community Foundation was established to serve the needs of local nonprofit organizations, donors and charitable causes. The Columbus County Community Foundation is an affiliate of the North Carolina Community Foundation.
Columbus County Unrestricted Fund
This fund enables the Columbus County Community Foundation to respond to changing community needs and to enhance the quality of community life within the county through annual grants to local nonprofit organizations.
Dempsey B. Herring Memorial Scholarship Endowment
This fund provides scholarships for students of Whiteville High School and other Columbus County high schools.
Hobbs Family Scholarship Endowment
This fund provides scholarships for graduates from East Columbus High School who wish to attend an institution of higher learning.
Riegelwood Mill Charitable Endowment
This fund supports general charitable purposes.
The Shreve Scholarship Foundation
This fund provides scholarships through the East Carolina University Educational Foundation.
Southeastern Community College Foundation Endowment
This fund supports the Southeastern Community College Foundation.
The Olive Battle Wright Scholarship Fund
This fund provides scholarships to South Columbus High School graduates.