To provide safety net services to our low income neighbors, while empowering them to create a better future for themselves, their families and our communities.
2019 Top achievements:
Over 3,400 neighbors were provided hope and help through our services
ECCO’s Wellness Pantry distributed over $790,000 retail value of food
836 families visited the ECCO Clothing Closet
175 neighbors were provided with over $56,000 in financial assistance
In ECCO’s Dental Clinic, over 940 neighbors received $770,000 in dental care services
Over $186,000 in prescription assistance services for neighbors in need
500+ patient appointments in ECCO’s Partners in HealthCare clinic
103 education classes held
Over 570 families were provided with Thanksgiving Turkey dinners
163 families participated in our Adopt-a-Family Christmas program
Based on the needs of the community, ECCO is always looking to expand and improve services. With the addition of new community partners, ECCO can:
Expand the warehouse to include a teaching kitchen & a larger clothing closet
Better support Prescription Assistance to allow for the purchase of expensive medications
Increase our ability to meet the financial assistance requests from the community
Add resources to better assist our homeless neighbors
Upgrade the dental clinic facilities and equipment
Create a shuttle service for our clients with transportation challenges
2020 ECCO Charity Golf Tournament – April 20 at Daniel Island Club. Sponsorship and registration information are available by emailing [email protected].
2020 ECCO Gala – May 15 on the USS Yorktown at Patriots Point. Sponsorship and registration information are available by emailing [email protected].
Corporate giving opportunities:
ECCO relies on the generosity and commitment of the community and takes a fiscally responsible approach to program implementation by maximizing volunteer resources and keeping costs as low as possible, dedicating 91% of donations toward program costs that directly serve our clients. Below are a few ways you can join our team of support:
Provide hope by making a tax-deductible donation at eccocharleston.org
Sponsor an upcoming ECCO fundraising event, 2020 Charity Golf Tournament or 2020 Gala
Donate your time by volunteering at our campus in Mount Pleasant
Host a food and/or clothing drive at your business, place of worship, school, etc.