Youth Sports

Solstice Builders understands the importance of fostering a supportive and healthy environment for our young athletes. Whether it’s baseball, softball, or soccer, our owner, Cliff Pender, contributes his time, resources, and expertise to enhance the youth sports experience.  Not only does Cliff offer financial support to local sports teams, but he has also volunteered as a coach, providing invaluable guidance and mentorship to young athletes. Cliff has sponsored and/or coached:

  • South Brunswick High School
  • South Brunswick Middle School
  • Dixie Youth Baseball
  • Dixie Youth Softball
  • Wilmington Hammerheads Youth Soccer
  • PISA Youth Soccer
  • Marlins Swim Team of Southport
  • Search 5k to fight childhood obesity


Boy Scouts of America

Being a proud Eagle Scout himself during his formative years, Cliff recognizes the transformative impact scouting can have on young individuals. With a deep sense of gratitude for the organization that shaped his character, he goes the extra mile to support and donate to the Boy Scouts of America. Cliff is an annual donor to Cape Fear Council, Boy Scouts of America and a Committee Member of Trinity United Methodist Church Troop #238. Cliff’s son and brother are also accomplished Eagle Scouts.


Local Schools

Solstice strives to ensure students have access to the resources they need to thrive. Cliff organized and secured a grant for the Outdoor Classroom and Learning Center at Southport Elementary School. He is also a member of the South Brunswick High School Athletic Booster Club. Solstice believes giving back to local schools not only strengthens the educational foundation of our community but also instills a sense of pride and hope in the hearts of the students.



Solstice senses a commitment to making a positive impact and fostering a stronger community. After every home renovation or new construction, local businesses . Cliff has also been involved with many community sponsorships such as:

  • American Legion
  • Brunswick County Chapter of Ducks Unlimited
  • Southport Police Department 
  • Up Your Arts – Open Doors Final Reunion Tour Gala
  • The Everglades Foundation
  • Gary Sinise Foundation