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Mission Statement

Community Services: To facilitate and evaluate the delivery of community services through the initiation of policies and funding proposals utilizing various providers; through the solicitation, development and leveraging of grant opportunities to complement County's programs in serving its citizens.   It is also this Committee Chairman's responsibility to recruit and submit names of candidates for the boards, agencies, commissions, and authorities within its auspices.

  • Grants: To coordinate with staff the development and solicitation of grants available for the County and its citizens that will bolster the services being offered.
  • Minority Affairs: Strive toward economic development endeavors which pursue, promote, and maintain programs that will heighten the awareness, presence, and success of minorities and other under-represented groups within our County. 

 External Responsibilities as Council's Representative:

  • Alcohol and Drug Abuse Board
  • Beaufort-Jasper Economic Opportunity Authority
  • Beaufort Memorial Hospital Board
  • Board of Elections and Voter Registration
  • Disabilities and Special Needs Board
  • Collaborative Organization of Services for Youth (COSY) / Human Services Alliance
  • Library Board
  • Social Services Board
  • Technical College of the Lowcountry
  • University of South Carolina-Beaufort
  • Veterans Affairs