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With hands joined across our state, SCANPO serves the thousands of South Carolinians dedicated to community service, leadership and caring through nonprofit and philanthropic organizations. We are run by nonprofit leaders, for nonprofit leaders. We believe that well-managed and responsibly governed nonprofits result in stronger and healthier South Carolina communities.

The SCANPO Mission

To serve, support and strengthen nonprofits for a
better South Carolina.

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SCANPO Blog

SC General Assembly Women’s Caucus to Honor Nonprofits at Annual Lunch

Rep. Chandra Dillard, Chair of the SC General Assembly Women's Caucus, announced the 2015 Jean Laney Harris Luncheon,  to be held on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 12 noon at Seawell’s, 1125 Rosewood Drive in Columbia. The Caucus has announced that this year's luncheon will honor the work that nonprofit … Read more...

Member Spotlight: Metanoia, North Charleston

We recently sat down with Rev. Bill Stanfield, a co-chair for the 2015 Nonprofit Summit and CEO of Metanoia, a holistic community development organization in North Charleston.Bill shared with us the mission of his organization, how they have been successful in reaching their supporters, important leadership … Read more...

New Articles on Lobbying / Advocacy / Gov’t-NPO Contracting Reform!

SCANPO is pleased to release two new articles to help you better understand the role that nonprofits play in shaping public policy, a necessary role that nonprofit leaders must embrace if they are to effect systematic change to improve the lives of the people they serve. The first, Can We Lobby?, by Dr. John … Read more...

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Member Announcements

April 9: Board Diversity Mixer in Columbia

Presented by Able South Carolina's first Midlands … Read More...

Member Spotlight: Metanoia, North Charleston

We recently sat down with Rev. Bill Stanfield, a … Read More...

RESCHEDULED: Best Practices for Developing Effective Afterschool Programs and Grant Proposals

Due to weather conditions, particularly in the … Read More...

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