About Us

Our Mission – To mobilize resources to solve human problems.

Our Vision – To be the leading force for social change to improve basic needs, education, health and financial stability outcomes for the citizens of Beaufort and Jasper County.

Since the 1950’s, United Way of the Lowcountry has served the residents of Beaufort and Jasper counties through funding programs in agencies that partner with us, facilitating a reading program employing tutors in local schools and providing both direct and referral services.

We continue to be progressive in creating programs and systems that impact the community and stay ahead of the needs of those who rely on our services.

On this site you will find more information about everything we do, including our Community Investment process, our HelpLine and our Early Grade Reading program.

Quick Facts

  • Donations stay local, helping people in Beaufort and Jasper Counties and building a stronger community.
  • United Way of the Lowcountry partners with local non-profit organizations to impact community priorities, focusing on basic needs, education, health and income/family stability.
  • United Way of the Lowcountry meets strict requirements for accountability and results by using local, unpaid volunteers to serve as board members and on various committees.
  • 87% of all donations directly support programs.
  • Your investment in the United Way of the Lowcountry makes an immediate impact on people right here in our community.