The Foundation

The Arthur Smith Foundation is a non-profit organization with 501(c)3 status.

MISSION: To raise money for marine conservation and maritime revitalization.

VISION: Operate sportfishing tournaments to fund projects in association with the Department of Natural Resources and Maritime Association; Provide large economic impact on the City of Charleston. 


If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution to The Arthur Smith Foundation (501c3), you may do so to help support the mission towards marine conservation and maritime revitalization efforts. You will be notified how your funds are helping make a splash in the marine industry along the way.




The Foundation is a proud Member of the Charleston Area Chamber of Commerce

Chas Metro Chamber


The Arthur Smith Foundation is managed by SmithGroup Ltd.



100 Smithfield Drive

Charlotte, NC 28270