Annual Fund for the SouthCoast

Providing immediate support to address our community’s greatest needs.

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Our mission is to mobilize philanthropy

by matching donors and resources with community needs

for the benefit of our region.

Important News

Holiday Message of Thanks – Whadda Ya Need?

My late father-in-law, Dave, could be anywhere in his house and still be able to hear one of us who might be searching for something in the kitchen and would call out, “Whadda ya need?” It has become an oft-repeated family line. Dave kept an eye on things but also...

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WBSM Interview with President John Vasconcellos

Jim Phillips from WBSM interviewed John Vasconcellos for Townsquare Sunday to discuss the workings of the foundation and a new $1.1 million program to help families that have been impacted by COVID-19. The interview can be heard here: Read More: Boosting Philanthropy...

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Now Hiring Director of Engagement

Description of Position: The Director of Engagement, a full-time, exempt employee of the Foundation, serves as a senior member of the staff, provides executive leadership, strategic oversight, and execution of the Foundation’s programs and fund development. The...

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Partner with the SouthCoast Community Foundation to reach your goals for charitable giving and answer the needs of our community.

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The SouthCoast Community Foundation provides many opportunities for personal and organizational success through grants and scholarships.

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Establish your legacy and secure the future of your charitable funds by partnering with the SouthCoast Community Foundation to plan your estate.

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Learn more about the SouthCoast Community Foundation, our team, and the communities we serve.

News & Events

Holiday Message of Thanks – Whadda Ya Need?

Holiday Message of Thanks – Whadda Ya Need?

My late father-in-law, Dave, could be anywhere in his house and still be able to hear one of us who might be searching for something in the kitchen and would call out, “Whadda ya need?” It has become an oft-repeated family line. Dave kept an eye on...

read more
WBSM Interview with President John Vasconcellos

WBSM Interview with President John Vasconcellos

Jim Phillips from WBSM interviewed John Vasconcellos for Townsquare Sunday to discuss the workings of the foundation and a new $1.1 million program to help families that have been impacted by COVID-19. The interview can be heard here: Read...

read more

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Since 1995, area residents have been turning to the SouthCoast Community Foundation to make their philanthropic giving as effective as possible. The Community Foundation is a tax-exempt, public charity serving thousands of people who share a common concern for improving the quality of life for all in Southeastern Massachusetts.

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