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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

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...

Hot off the Presses! Legal Checklist Addendum to Guiding Principles!

We promised this at the Nonprofit Summit, and now it is ready! Check out the new Legal Checklist for Nonprofits! This document provides SC-specific links and resources for determining regulatory compliance. All nonprofit organizations operating in the state of South Carolina should be aware of and in compliance … Read more...

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Member Announcements

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...

Gravatt Camp and Conference Center wins DHEC’s 2015 Green Hospitality Program Award

Aiken, S.C., - Gravatt Camp and Conference Center … Read More...

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