Scouting is a character and leadership education program that accomplishes its goals through family-centered and outdoor activities.  It concentrates on developing youth physically, mentally, and morally. 843-662-6306


Inspires and enables young people to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens.  843-712-1977


Pairs children from single-parent families with mentoring adults to help them succeed in life. 843-248-0164


Provides after-school and summer care for children, and other programs that nurture the potential for youth, help support and build healthy habits, and strengthen community by ensuring access to everyone regardless of ability to pay.  843-449-9622


Helps fathers increase their knowledge and develop personal skills in the areas of parenting, healthy relationships, and economic stability so they can become more supportive of their children financially and emotionally. 843-488-2923


Improves children’s reading skills in low-income communities by providing one-on-one tutoring, free books for home libraries, and an inspiring, high-energy environment.  843-331-8526


Builds girls of Courage, Confidence, and Character who make the world a better place.  843-626-5190

first steps

Comprehensive early childhood education initiative that exists to ensure South Carolina’s children are ready for school success.



Offers a safe haven and good moral environment for youth.  843- 488-1739


Provides boys with a safe environment in which to live, learn, and play while also meeting their physical and mental health needs.  843-546-3000


Dedicated to supporting the non-academic needs of children designated by the school system as “special needs.”  843-650-2887



Assists people in preventing, preparing for, and responding to disasters, including teaching lifesaving skills such as CPR and water safety.  Services to the Armed Forces and their families include emergency communications. 843-477-0020



Ministers to inland residents of Horry County who need emergency food and assistance, as well as other basic needs.  843-488-2277


Serves a hot breakfast and lunch Monday through Friday to all who are hungry at no cost.  843-444-9383


Ministers to people in the Myrtle Beach area of Horry County through crisis intervention and referrals, responding to requests of all kinds.  843-448-8451


Provides opportunity for the homeless to regain their financial footing, self- worth, and self-confidence through short-term and transitional shelter, meals, job readiness training, recovery classes, case management, and permanent housing assistance.  843-945-4902


Assists with the needs of persons on the north end of Horry County through crisis intervention and requests of all kinds.  843-399-0862


Provides temporary shelter for homeless individuals and connects them with other agencies for assistance.  843-756-9488


Provides a variety of services including financial counseling, literacy, adult education, and children’s programs at one location to help citizens achieve their long-term personal and financial goals.  843-839-5400


Provides the needy with food, clothing, financial counseling; assistance with rent, utilities, prescription drugs; and Christmas food, clothing, and toys. 843-488-2769


Assists families and individuals through crisis intervention and referrals on the south end of Horry County.  843-238-4594


Provides outpatient counseling in areas of family, marriage, nutrition, and finances.  843-663-0770


Provides forensic interviews and medical exams for child sexual assault victims and refers these children to other services.  843-448-3400


Initiative to increase access to dental care and improve the oral health of disadvantaged children within the schools.  843-492-7747


Helps persons having difficulties through quality, affordable mental health counseling.  843-448-4820


Builds better lives for all veterans and their families through benefits support, outreach, and assistance.  843-448-6483


Provides support services to pregnant and parenting teens, teen pregnancy prevention education, high-risk pregnancy incentive program, and parenting advice.  843-234-2350


Provides basic, primary medical care and medications to low-income adults in Horry County who have no affordable access to medical insurance.  There is an application process.  843-347-7178


Seeks to assist homebound seniors and chronically ill adults to age gracefully in their own homes through providing volunteer transportation, support, and referrals to other services.  843-839-0702


Offers individuals with special needs the opportunity to participate in sports and recreational activities in a community-supported, safe, adapted, and encouraging environment.  843-448-7712


Provides less fortunate children with the necessities to be equipped for school, the means to live a normal life, and weekend snacks for nutrition when they’re not receiving school meals.  843-651-4310


Nonprofit hospice and palliative care agency created by community volunteers to provide the highest level of care and comfort to everyone facing advanced illnesses, support and counseling to families, and education to our communities. 843-848-6480


Provides a variety of services and supports people with intellectual disabilities, head and spinal injuries, and autism.  843-347-3010


Delivers meals to the needy, elderly, disabled, and those requiring special diets five days a week, year-round. 843-272-4369


Provides 24-hour direct services to victims of sexual assault and their families.  843-448-7273 (RAPE)


Provides services across the lifespan for people with autism and related disabilities.  843-449-0554