The Bargain Box, at its discretion, donates the net proceeds from the sales in its store to qualified Beaufort County charitable agencies in the form of Cash Grants. The Bargain Box also provides in-kind support to various local agencies - primarily from donated items.

To apply for a Cash Grant you must

  • Represent a registered section 501(c)(3) non-profit organization 
  • Demonstrate a bona-fide financial need for assistance 
  • Be involved in worthwhile activities relating to education and youth, health, public welfare, church or recreation 
  • Operate in Beaufort County 

Grants are made annually with grant applications being due on May 1st of each calendar year. For more information, download our grant application. In general, cash grants will not be made to individuals or national fundraising drives.

Grant applications must be submitted electronically and in hard copy for consideration. 


Send electronic submittals to

Hard Copy

The Bargain Box
546 William Hilton Parkway
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928 

The Following is a List of Organizations that Received a Bargain Box Cash Grant in 2017

Lean Ensemble Theater

The Literacy Center

Lowcountry Autism Foundation

Lowcountry Ladies of SC

Lowcountry Legal Volunteers

Meals on Wheels


Memory Matters


Neighborhood Outreach Connection

Program for Exceptional People

Ronald McDonald House Charities

The Sandbox

Second Helpings

SC Gov. School for Science & Math

Special Olympics -  Area 8

Technical College of the Lowcountry Foundation

Thumbs Up, Inc.

Volunteers in Medicine HHI


Bluffton-Jasper VIM

Bluffton Self Help

Born to Read

Boys & Girls Club of HHI

Child Abuse Prevention Association

Children's Center

Circle of Hope Ministries, Inc

Coastal Discovery Museum

Crossroads Community Support Ser. Inc - Backpack Buddies of Bluffton

The Deep Well Project

Family Promise of Beaufort Count

First Presbyterian Day School

Foundation for Educational Excellence

Heritage Library Foundation

Heroes of the Lowcountry

Heroes on Horseback

HH Symphony Orchestra

HH Island Rec Challenge Camp

Hopeful Horizons

Hunger Coalition/Backpack Buddies

For additional information, contact Grants Chairman, Lynne.