The ARK of SC is pleased to announce being a recipient of the Volvo Car USA Operations Grant through the Coastal Community Foundation grant program. The ARK was awarded $4,000 to support general operating expenses for the 2018 fiscal year.
For over 22 years, The ARK has been assisting families throughout five counties (Dorchester, Berkeley, Charleston, Orangeburg and Colleton County) in the Lowcountry. The ARK helps families cope with daily challenges of Alzheimer’s Disease or related dementia through our services and resources. Respite programs are offered in Summerville (Monday-Thursday) and in Harleyville (Wednesday) to give family caregivers a much-needed break from the stress of around-the-clock caregiving. It also offers four Support Groups (two in Summerville, Moncks Corner and Harleyville), Lunch & Learn Educational workshops, Memory Screenings, Resource Referrals, Caregiver Workshops , and 1st Responder/Law Enforcement Training. For more information about The ARK, visit www.TheARKofSC.org or call 843-471-1360.
The ARK has been working with the Coastal Community Foundation’s grant program for over 19 years. Coastal Community Foundation empowers individuals, families and organizations to make a lasting impact through permanent, endowed funds for charitable giving. The Foundation serves Beaufort, Berkeley, Charleston, Colleton, Dorchester, Georgetown, Hampton, Horry and Jasper counties. To learn more, go to www.coastalcommunityfoundations.org or call 843-732-3635.