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John M. Rivers, Jr. Foundation


Last profile update: 10/21/2016
Last grant data update: 11/30/2016

At A Glance

John M. Rivers, Jr. Foundation

(formerly The John & Kathleen Rivers Foundation, Inc.)

40 Calhoun St., Ste. 500

Charleston, SC United States 29401-3530

Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation




Established in 1995

Purpose and Activities

Giving primarily in the Cashiers, NC and Charleston, SC area for the arts and education to strengthen the quality of life in communities that have a special relationship with the Rivers family. The foundation periodically supports the work of artistic, educational and other charitable programs that it, or the Rivers family, has established. Giving also to provide seed money and matching or impact funds for new programs that promote the aforementioned concepts.