The South Carolina Aquarium is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Gifts from donors and members help us continue to share our mission, care for our animals, and remain a community leader in conservation programs and efforts.
We are available to work with you and your financial advisors in planning your estate. Carefully planned gifts can offer significant estate tax and income benefits. For more information, please call (843) 579-8541.
The Gift of Stock
An outright gift of appreciated securities or real estate provides an extra tax benefit. In addition to receiving an income tax reduction for the fair market value of the security, you also avoid capital gains tax. Please call (843) 579-8541 for more information.
Community Ambassadors: Lend Us a Fin!
Can you support the South Carolina Aquarium with a special talent? Become a community ambassador! From bake sales to bike-a-thons, our ambassadors raise the critical funds needed to help the Aquarium grow and enhance educational programming, increase conservation efforts, and provide an exceptional visitor experience.
Let your creativity fly! Are you crafty? Create and sell wearable art. On the sporty side? Organize a run or fitness challenge. Artsy? Donate a portion of your sales, from beautiful pottery to an inspiring canvas. Have a birthday coming up? Ask friends to donate funds, gift cards or wish list items in lieu of gifts.
For more information, call (843) 579-8628. We look forward to hearing from you.
A 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that inspires conservation of the natural world.