$10,000 Grant awarded to Port Royal Sound Foundation

July 19, 2019

Okatie, SC – The Stanley B. Farbstein Endowment of Coastal Community Foundation awarded $10,000 to the Port Royal Sound Foundation. This generous grant will support the wide range of STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) programming at the Maritime Center.

“The Port Royal Sound Foundation is honored to receive this generous grant from the Stanley B. Farbstein Endowment of Coastal Community Foundation. Our Maritime Center, summer camps, festivals and field trip programming are centered around experiential, STEM-based activities. We partner with area teachers, scientists, businesses and organizations to foster children’s engagement in STEM education. This grant helps us expand our work to educate people of all ages about the important role that the Port Royal Sound plays in defining the health of our community.”

Executive Director, Jody Hayward

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Maritime Center

(843) 645-7774
310 Okatie Highway, Okatie, SC 29909
Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10am-5pm & Saturday 10am-4pm

Get in Touch

Maritime Center

(843) 645-7774
310 Okatie Highway, Okatie, SC 29909
Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10am-5pm & Saturday 10am-4pm

Port Royal Sound Foundation

Information for visiting the Maritime Center

Beginning Wednesday, July 1, the Maritime Center will be operating on limited hours.
Tuesday-Friday: 1-5pm
Saturday: 10am-2pm

All guests (ages 3+) are REQUIRED to wear a cloth mask or face covering.

Our viewing tank is currently under renovation and  Saturday Creature Feedings are canceled until further notice.
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