Jerry and Anita Zucker

As local billionaires and ardent philanthropists, it’s not surprising that the Zuckers topped the list of givers again this year. While there’s no doubt their financial contributions helped them win this award, we thought we’d focus on where they’re donating their time. Here’s a rundown of the current boards the couple sit on.

Jerry Zucker

• Chair of the SC Aquarium

• Chair of College of Charleston Jewish Studies Advisory Board

• President of the Coastal Carolina Council — Boy Scouts of America

• Hebrew Benevolent Society Board

• Hebrew Orphan Society Board

• Member of the Organization for Rehabilitation through Training (ORT)

• Executive committee and board of The American-Israel Chamber of Commerce

• Executive committee of AIPAC

• Garrett Academy of Technology Electronics Technology Advisory Board

• MUSC Foundation for Research and Development Board

• Trident Technical College Electronics Engineering Technology Board

• Member of The American Management Association

• Member of the American Chemical Society

• Member of Beta Gamma Sigma Honorary Society (business honor society), The College of Charleston

• Tau Beta Pi (engineering honor society), The Citadel

• Business Advisory Council to the SC Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics Foundation (Harry Lightsey, Chair)

• Honorary co-chair Charleston Regional Development Alliance Campaign

• Palmetto FIRST Board (for Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology)

• Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce Board

• Regional Development Alliance Board

• Regional CEO Council

AnitA Zucker

• The MUSC Foundation

• College of Charleston School of Business an Economics Board of Governors

• College of Charleston Jewish Studies Board

• Ashley Hall Board

• Coastal Community Foundation

• Saul Alexander Foundation Board

• Addlestone Hebrew Academy

• Trident United Way

• The Education & Economic Development Act (EEDA) Coordinating Council

• The Regional Education Center Committee of the EEDA

• Trident Technical College Foundation Board

• The Education Foundation of the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce

• The Charleston Metro Sports Council

• Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce

• Rotary Club of Charleston


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