Community Food Bank

“Matthew 25:35-36(NIV) 35 For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, 36 I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I…

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Community Cancer Walk

Our annual  Community Walk will be on April 13, 2019.  This year’s walk will be a fun-raising event for the American Cancer Society.  The walk is 3.4 miles along the Old McGraw Road corridor.   This is an awesome event that will help  jump start the participants to be more…

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Back to School Bash

  Our vision for “2019” is to partner with other community churches or organizations to meet the needs of the community. Our theme is “Communities working together to empower our youth.” Each of us have been successful in meeting the needs of our immediate surroundings, by our ministries working together,…

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Summer Enrichment Camp

 The Summer Enrichment Camp is a week long camp for youth Pre-K to 12 Grade.   The camp will run from July 16th through 27th from 0800 to 1500 with focus on Academics (Math, Language Arts, Writing and Computer Skills) and Robotics.   The focus from 1500 to 1700 will…

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Senior Outreach

“John 21:17-18  Jesus said, “feed my sheep.  Very truly I tell you, when you were younger you dressed yourself and went where you wanted; but when you are old you will stretch out your hands, and someone else will dress you  and lead you where you do not want to…

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Our Mission

The mission of the Mt. Pilgrim Foundation is to improve the lives of people by developing and promoting efforts to enhance their spiritual, educational, physical, social, and economic well-being.

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A Letter from the Chairperson

Making a difference is the theme’ of Mt. Pilgrim Foundation,  Inc., our mission  is to improve the lives of people by developing and promoting efforts to enhance their spiritual, educational, health and wellness, and economic prosperity through the Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church efforts to reach outside the walls of the church.

Our vision is that within three years, we will be able to demonstrate that we have had a definable impact upon: improving the quality of life for people in South Carolina, the nation and the world, strengthening selected institutions related to Christian principles and enhancing the role of evangelism.

The tutoring program works with school-aged youngsters during the school year to improve their academic performance. Volunteer Tutors stress mathematics, the sciences and reading and they promote study skills, time management, test-taking techniques and computer proficiency. Our Mission Ministry provided 80 meals per month for students at Pontiac Elementary.  For the 2018-19 school term, we have adopted Pontiac and Webber Elementary schools and will provide needed schools supplies in an effort to support the teaching staff. With the generous support of Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church family, and the leadership of the Board of Directors, the Foundation has made progress over the last 4 years and literally touched the lives of hundreds of people young and old.

And lastly, we are so very proud of you, our supporters and friends for your commitment to our cause, your gracious understanding of our transitions, and most importantly, for our continued gift of time and resources.  Thank you for making the Foundation a viable entity in the community.  Thank you for making the difference.


Claudette Murphy

We Care About Our Community

The Mt Pilgrim Foundation is a community-based, non-profit organization established on February 13, 2001 to extend outreach efforts to the Greater Midland’s community including Eastover, Lugoff, Elgin, Camden and the surrounding community.  We are here to serve and make a difference in our community.

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  • Bible verse of the day

    For if the willingness is there, the gift is acceptable according to what one has, not according to what one does not have.