IIABSC Foundation

Supporting charitable, educational, public safety and scientific endeavors

​​​​​​Dedicated to community service in South Carolina and to promoting a positive public image for members of the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of South Carolina and the entire insurance industry.​ More than $500,000 contributed to programs supporting our purpose.


WHY we help…

Our Purpose
Since 1984, the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of South Carolina Foundation has provided support for charitable, educational, public safety and scientific endeavors that serve both the public and the insurance industry.

Our Success
The Foundation has contributed over a half-million dollars to programs that improve safety, deter crime, provide insurance education or support charitable initiatives that meet our purpose.

Our Support
The IIABSC Foundation has benefited from the generous contributions of individual agents and company executives, agencies, local associations, insurance companies, company foundations and individuals that support our purpose.


WHO we help…

Since its inception, the IIABSC Foundation has supported dozens of educational, public safety and charitable endeavors. Some of the current recipients include:

Scholarships and Internships

  • ​University of South Carolina Moore School of Business—Risk and Insurance Program
  • Clemson University Business School (Frank A. Thompson Scholarship and IIABSC Endowment)
  • College of Charleston (Robert C. Heffron Scholarship)
  • Appalachian State University
  • ​UNC Charlotte


IIABSC Education Programs
Sponsors insurance education programs for agents professional and personal growth.

Certified Insurance Counselor
Supports scholarships to the CIC Institute for agents pursuing the CIC designation.

IIABSC Young Agents
Supports Young Agent participation in IIABA leadership events. 



How YOU can help…

General Contributions
All contributions to the IIABSC Foundation are tax-deductible. Personal and Corporate donations are accepted. Anyone can contributel—individuals, agencies or companies.

A memorial contribution is a great way to honor, remember and/or pay tribute to an industry colleague or loved one.


Contribute online using the link above or mail check payable to IIABSC Foundation to:

IIABSC Foundation, Inc.
800 Gracern Rd
Columbia, SC  29210


IIABSC Foundation Trustees
John T. (Tommy) Cook, CIC
Myrtle Beach

L. Victor Jowers, Jr.


William C. (Bill) Thomas
Hilton Head Island

Andrew N. (Drew) Theodore

 Bobby McLellan