Category Archives: Community Outreach

New Book Sales to Benefit Preservation South Carolina’s Sacred Spaces Fund

Bill Fitzpatrick’s “South Carolina’s Sacred Spaces” to Help Save Endangered Churches August 14, 2018 – Prosperity, S.C. – With a large majority of young church going South Carolinians trending towards churches offering more services and convenience and a decline in overall church attendance, more and more small churches are struggling or closing altogether. Recently, the…
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Register Now for October 24 On The Table Community Conversations

Convened by Central Carolina Community Foundation Initiative will bring people together across the Midlands to break bread and discuss our communities’ futures. Columbia, S.C., Aug. 8, 2018 – Central Carolina Community Foundation, the Midlands’ center for philanthropy, invites residents to participate in On the Table, an initiative that will bring people together to break bread…
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Amazon donates thousands of new books to South Carolina State Library Foundation

[caption id="attachment_16334" align="alignleft" width="300"] Rebecca Antill, Youth Services Consultant at the South Carolina State Library Foundation, holds up one of the donated books from Amazon. The foundation will distribute the books across the state, based on other sites’ needs and availabilities.[/caption] On Thursday, Amazon associates surprised the South Carolina State Library Foundation with more than…
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Panera Bread To Present Check For $1,000 To Pawmetto Lifeline Tuesday

Columbia, South Carolina July 31, 2018 – Covelli Enterprises, the largest franchisee of Panera Bread, will present a check for $1,000 to Pawmetto Lifeline on Tuesday, August 7 as a result of two months of fundraising within the company’s 6 Columbia/Lexington area Panera Bread cafes. The formal check presentation will occur at 11am at the…
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Savannah River Remediation Summer Interns Volunteer with Project Vision

AIKEN, S.C. (July 24, 2018) – Savannah River Remediation (SRR) summer college interns volunteered with Project Vision in Aiken County to give back to the community. Nine SRR interns spent a day helping an Aiken County resident in need of a new deck and wheelchair ramp for their home. Project Vision is led by the…
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SRS Sets New Record: $60,000 Raised for Golden Harvest Food Drive to Fight Child Hunger

[caption id="attachment_15850" align="alignnone" width="1800"] Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS) Senior Vice President Rick Sprague (left) presents a check for more than $60,000 to Golden Harvest Food Bank (GHFB) Executive Director Travis McNeil following this year's record setting campaign at the Savannah River Site by SRNS employees. Also shown (from left) Bryn Towner, GHFB Director of…
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