About Us

The Phillis Wheatley Association creates and partners to offer educational, cultural, recreational, and social programs that enhance quality of life and healthy living for Greenville County families.

The Phillis Wheatley Association, founded in 1919 by Hattie Logan Duckett, has served the Greenville community for over 90 years by empowering individuals and families to grow to their fullest potential. Their purpose is to create a safe, caring and supportive environment to nurture the development of children and youths and to partner with local organizations to offer programs and services that enhance self-sufficiency and improve the quality of life for underserved and unserved citizens in Greenville and surrounding areas.

Mission

The P.W.A. creates and partners to offer educational, cultural, recreational, and social programs that enhance quality of life and healthy living for Greenville County families.

Core Values

Hope
Service
Community
Integrity