Tips for the Tax Savvy

Tips for the Tax Savvy

Before It’s Too Late! Do you know that in 2019 the Mississippi state Legislature established Endow Mississippi, giving Mississippi taxpayers a 25% state income tax credit to establish or fund endowments at qualified community foundations? GCCF welcomes any gift...
Students Can Focus on Schooling

Students Can Focus on Schooling

Featured Image: Gulfport Rotary Club Hollis Carr Scholarship Awardee, Jada Hall, Gulfport High School Class of 2022, participating in Tougaloo College’s Summer Science & Engineering program before starting her freshman year this fall.  Jada Hall found out...
Congratulations to our 2021 and 2022 Scholarship Awardees!

Congratulations to our 2021 and 2022 Scholarship Awardees!

Featured Image: Macey Lott (L) and Madison Holmes (R), Class of 2022, were selected as Hollie Gonsoulin Memorial Scholarship winners for academic and athletic excellence in dance and cheerleading. *Each of these students received top scholarships valued at $1,000 or...
Coast Electric Members Fund Unique Youth Experiences

Coast Electric Members Fund Unique Youth Experiences

Featured Image: Young enthusiast helps build community garden and pollinator waystation. The GCCF team celebrated several community projects, including “Project Pollinator” in Poplarville, and “A Blues Chronicle” in Bay St. Louis. These endeavors are two of 50 Coast...
Unfathomed Inspiration Through GCCF Scholarships and Grants

Unfathomed Inspiration Through GCCF Scholarships and Grants

GCCF Controller Patty Hammons (holding check) presents a Jack A. & Gertrude W. Wilson Animal Welfare Fund award to Friends of Jackson County Animal Shelter Pets Now through February 2023, Gulf Coast students, teachers and charities may apply for any of 22 grants...
Birds Eye View of GCCF Funds – Aug 2022

Birds Eye View of GCCF Funds – Aug 2022

In 2021 alone we distributed $ 4.1 Million to inspire young people, create collaborations, and strengthen community infrastructure toward continued growth. Visit here to learn more about charitable causes that support the community needs you cherish, or to create a...