Charleston LIFE & LEGACY 

Charleston Life & Legacy encourages donors to fulfill their philanthropic goals while strengthening the entire local Jewish community. This program will help organizations sustain vital programs and services that support and encourage Jewish life throughout Charleston and the Lowcountry, now and for generations to come. 

What is Charleston Life & Legacy?

Charleston Life & Legacy is a collaboration between the Harold Grinspoon Foundation, the Charleston Jewish Federation on behalf of the Jewish Endowment Foundation, and local partner organizations.

Why Create a Jewish Legacy?

Creating your Jewish legacy will help ensure that the organizations you care about will be sustainable long after you are gone. Everyone has the power to be a legacy donor and make a difference for future generations.

How Can I Create My Jewish Legacy?

There are so many ways you can make a difference as a legacy giver, making an impact long after your lifetime.

Jewish Legacy

LIFE & LEGACY: the program changing philanthropy in Jewish Charleston.

Year 3 Celebration Recap

Watch LIFE & LEGACY donors from across the community share their stories.

Join Us By Signing A Letter of Intent (LOI)!

Being part of LIFE & LEGACY is simple, and it starts with signifying your commitment with a Letter of Intent.


If you have already signed a Letter of Intent as part of LIFE & LEGACY and want to formalize your gift, learn more about Giving Options and Sample Bequest Language.