Organizations

Organizations

A vibrant community with numerous active organizations, Sumter is waiting for you to get involved! An incredible array of clubs and organizations are always happy to welcome new members, and members of national support groups will find that Sumter offers a familiar environment and caring group members.

Members of many national organizations will find that they can look forward to joining an active Sumter chapter. Among these are:

 

Alpha Kappa Alpha
Al-Anon
Alcoholics Anonymous
American Cancer Society
American Heart Association
American Legion
Beta Sigma Phi
Boy Scouts of America
• British Wives Club
Civitans
Compassionate Friends
Daughters of the American
Revolution

Delta Sigma Theta
Democratic Party
Disabled American Veterans
Easter Seals
Friends of Swan Lake
Girl Scouts of America
Habitat for Humanity
Jaycees
Junior Welfare League
Kiwanis
League of Women Voters
Lion’s Club
American Lung Association
March of Dimes
Muscular Dystrophy Association
NAACP
National Association of Retired   Federal Employees

National Council of Negro Women
• Officers Civilian Spouse Club
Optimist Club
Overeaters Anonymous
Narcotics Anonymous
• Pilot Club & Evening Pilot Club
Red Cross
Republican Party
Rotary Club
Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club
Shriners
SPCA
Sertoma
Sumter Green
Sumter County Active Lifestyles
Toastmasters
TOPS
Tuomey Healthcare
System Volunteers

• The Forum
National Federation of the Blind
Retired Officers Association
United Daughters of the Confederacy
United States Coast Guard Auxiliary
United Way
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Weight Watchers
YMCA
YWCA

 

A number of community-based organizations also offer volunteer opportunities, including Sumter Volunteers, Tuomey Healthcare System, United Ministries, the Sumter County Museum, Sumter Gallery of Art, garden clubs and more. Performers can find a creative outlet with the Sumter Little Theatre, Civic Chorale and Community Concert Band. Faith-based organizations are well represented, with more than 200 churches of all faiths.

 

Lists may not be all inclusive. Please call 803-436-2640 for more information.