South Carolina SC Organizations SC Charities Laurens Charities
Please choose from one of the following types of nonprofits and community organizations:
Animal & Wildlife Rescue in Laurens
- Animal rescue in the SC Upstate
These animal rescue organizations – all of which are based in Laurens or nearby areas of the South Carolina's Upstate – provide care and refuge for cats, dogs, horses, rabbits, and other domestic animals.
- SC wildlife rescue, rehabilitation
Have you found an injured wild animal? This guide can help you locate a licensed rehabber in South Carolina. It also lists the many great places you can volunteer to help native critters in need.
Arts & Cultural Organizations in Laurens
- Laurens Artist's Coop
The Coop is a not for profit venue serving as an educational center and public gallery to showcase the work of local artists in Laurens and the Upstate of SC.
- Laurens County Community Theatre
The Laurens County Community Theater is a non-profit local community theater that has been producing quality musicals, plays, and youth productions for over 30 years.
- Laurens County Museum
As a 501(c)3 organization, the Laurens County Museum Association of South Carolina promotes preservation and education of its local heritage.
Education & Literacy Organizations
- Junior Achievement of Greater South Carolina
Covering 34 counties of South Carolina including Laurens county, this chapter of the national Junior Achievement organization teaches financial literacy, entrepreneurship, and workforce readiness skills to kindergarten through 12th-grade students in order to inspire and prepare them to succeed in a global economy.
- Limos for Learning
Based in Laurens, this nonprofit group promotes literacy by motivating and rewarding elementary students of all academic levels who demonstrate the persistence and determination necessary to improve their reading skills.
Environmental Nonprofits in the SC Upstate
Family Support & Assistance in Laurens
These Laurens groups provide support for families and children in need.
- AMIkids Piedmont
AMIkids Piedmont is a nonprofit, residential facility located in Clinton, South Carolina, serving Laurens County and the surrounding area. It helps boys who have committed a variety of non-violent offenses work through their issues and gain the needed skills to return to their families and communities.
- Beyond Abuse
Beyond Abuse is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization serving adults, children, and families who are victims of sexual abuse in Abbeville, Greenwood and Laurens counties in South Carolina. Their mission is to lead their community beyond sexual violence and child abuse through awareness, advocacy and action.
- Cass Elias McCarter Guardian ad Litem Program
South Carolina's Guardian ad Litem Program pairs volunteer guardians with children so that the volunteers may gather information about a child's needs and make recommendations to the court regarding the child's future.
Health Organizations in Laurens
- American Red Cross, Upstate South Carolina
Provides services to the residents of South Carolina including disaster relief, health and safety classes, blood collection for hospitals, and services to the armed forces.
- The Blood Connection
The Blood Connection is the largest non-profit community blood collection and distribution center in the Upstate.
- Laurens County Disabilities and Special Needs Board
Providing services for people with developmental and intellectual disabilities in Laurens, this non-profit agency offers numerous programs including residential services, family support services, camps, and caregiver relief.
Organizations that Fight Poverty & Hunger
- GLEAMNS Human Resources Commission
This not for profit organization in Laurens assists low income households with job training, home weatherization, and youth programs. GLEAMNS seeks to empower low-income residents through education, employment, and self-sufficiency.
Recreation & Sports Teams in Laurens
- Laurens Family YMCA
Serving residents of Laurens, the YMCA offers a variety of programs including adult fitness, childcare, aquatics and more. It is dedicated to youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.
Religious Organizations in Laurens
- Churches in Laurens
This helpful directory of churches, temples, and mosques in Laurens is sorted by denomination.
Senior Citizen Organizations in Laurens
- Area Agency on Aging
This Laurens county nonprofit seeks to improve the quality of life for elderly citizens by enabling them to lead independent lives within their own homes for as long as possible.
More Laurens SC Organizations
- United Way of Laurens County
This wide-reaching organization works to improve the lives of individuals and communities within Laurens County and the world at large.