Leadership Giving

Leadership Giving


Trident United Way is working to strengthen our community by focusing on education, financial stability and health. These are the building blocks for a good life - a quality education that leads to a stable job, enough income to support a family and good health.Trident United Way is honored to have an outstanding group of contributors who give generously. Joining a giving society identifies you as a leader committed to community change.


Tocqueville Society

With more than 120 members, the largest in South Carolina. Individuals and families in this society contribute $10,000 or more and are recognized nationally for their generous spirit.Contact Caroline Byrd at (843)-740-7749 or cbyrd@tuw.org to join.

Palmetto Society

More than 1,600 contributors who annually give $1,000 or more proudly wear the mantle of community leaders.Contact Caroline Byrd at (843)-740-7749 or cbyrd@tuw.org

African-American Leadership Council

Engaged philanthropists who annually give $1000 or more to help resolve issues that are vital to our community through strategic programs supporting education, financial stability and health. Contact Amy Maciariello at amaciariello@tuw.org or 843.740-7729. 

Women United

A powerful, passionate network of women who give $1,000 or more as an individual, or $2,500 or more as part of a couple to the annual campaign. Events are held throughout the year to engage, encourage and recognize these women. Contact Caroline Byrd at (843)-740-7749 or cbyrd@tuw.org

Young Philanthropists Society

Engaging, empowering, and connecting philanthropists 40 or younger who give at least $1,000 annually to Trident United Way. Contact Kathleen Stevens at (843) 740-7752 or kstevens@tuw.org.

Legacy Society

A select collection of contributors inspired to leave a legacy of philanthropy -- making a difference in our community tomorrow and beyond. Contact Kristen Gandy, (843) 740-7748 or kgandy@tuw.org.

Diamond Donor  

Diamond Donors have given to United Way, in any city, for 25 years or more. This loyal group is recognized annually in our Leadership and Endowment book. If you should be recognized in this group, please contact Kristen Gandy, (843) 740-7748 or kgandy@tuw.org