Our North Star

We envision the communities we serve as places where all people join together to build on community assets for current and future generations, and where all people have the opportunity to reach their full potential.

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COVID-19 Relief Fund

Catawba Connect: COVID-19 Relief Fund for Chester and Lancaster County, SC is designed to complement the ongoing work of public entities and to expand capacity in these counties to address impact from the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.

This fund will allow interested citizens and businesses to make donations for immediate, critical needs, crisis relief, and recovery. The Fund is administered through a partnership between the United Way of Chester County, the United Way of Lancaster County, and the J. Marion Sims Foundation.

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Upcoming Events

Unprecedented times call for unprecedented action. Informed by recommendations & guidance from the CDCDHEC and the World Health Organization, all on-site Foundation events have been postponed.

Weekly Virtual Convening

J. Marion Sims Foundation is proud to host a weekly call for nonprofit leaders and community members to hear about key responses to COVID-19 as we continue our work together to build a healthy community. To receive information about these weekly convenings, please sign up below.

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We serve the Fort Lawn, Great Falls, and Lancaster County communities.
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