South Carolina Charities Inc. Accepting Letters of Requests for Applications

GREENVILLE, S.C. - 09/03/2002

South Carolina Charities, Inc. is accepting letters of requests for applications from 501 (c) 3, non-profit charities that are interested in receiving proceeds from the 2003 BMW Charity Pro-Am at The Cliffs golf tournament.

The deadline for receiving completed applications is October 1, 2002. To request an application, letters should be directed to:

South Carolina Charities, Inc.
55 Smith Hines Rd.
Greenville, SC 29607

Applications may be downloaded by clicking the link to the right.

The tournament will be played May 1-4, 2003, at Cliffs Valley and The Cliffs at Keowee Vineyards courses. Amateurs, celebrities and professionals will participate, each playing for a charitable cause selected by the South Carolina Charities, Inc. board of directors.

Selected charities will be asked to assist in some areas of coordination, including providing volunteer support for the tournament.

South Carolina Charities, Inc. was founded as a philanthropic arm of BMW Manufacturing Corp. and The Cliffs Communities for the purpose of making a positive impact on quality of life in Upstate South Carolina and Western North Carolina.

Its contributions include raising money for area charities, promoting the natural beauty of the Carolinas, and fostering pride and goodwill among residents by encouraging volunteer and spectator participation in a premier event showcasing the hospitality of Carolinians.

Last year’s tournament generated over $515,000 for 44 Upstate and Western N.C. charities.

Production Figures

  • 2018 Production - October
    • X3 Vehicles: 13,151
    • X4 Vehicles: 5,385
    • X5 Vehicles: 10,965
    • X6 Vehicles: 2,797
  • Number of jobs – 10,000
  • U.S. suppliers – 300
  • South Carolina suppliers– Over 40

Media Contacts

Sky Foster

BMW Manufacturing Co.
P. O. Box 11000
Spartanburg, SC 29304


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