Welcome to The General Federation of Women's Clubs of South Carolina (GFWC-SC). Founded in 1898, we are a member of GFWC, an international organization dedicated to community improvement through volunteer service. As one of the oldest nonpartisan and nondenominational women’s service organizations in the world, GFWC unites diverse women in a single goal to improve the lives of others.

Thoughts of Service

Living the Volunteer Spirit in South Carolina

The General Federation of Women’s Clubs of South Carolina (GFWC-SC) is comprised of more than 1,100 members in 47 clubs.  Our volunteer service is focused on eight community service and special programs: Advocates for Children, Arts, Conservation, Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention, Education, Home Life, International Outreach and Public Issues.  Collectively, we are Living the Volunteer Spirit.  In 2017, GFWC-SC reported 1,520 projects with 76,124 volunteer hours spent to raise $325,482.81 and donate in dollars $226,569.36 and in kind $118,447.46.