The Daufuskie Island Foundation mission is to assist native Daufuskie Ilanders with opportunities for economic development, and the preservation of its culture and land preservation.
The Board of Directors is comprised of the seven founders. Native Islanders who are concerned that their heritage is slowly diminishing. Working closely with natives residing on and off the island, the Foundation provides a highly visible presence for the Gullah Geechee Community on Daufuskie Island.
Ervin Simmons, President
Amelia Stevens, Vice President
Mary E. Simmons, Secretary
Joean Smith, Treasurer
Henry Simmons, Member
Henrietta Wiley, Member
Ella Mae Jenkins, Ex-Officio Member