Category Archives: Community Outreach

Savannah River Remediation Gives $5,000 to Salvation Army, Rings Red Kettle Bells as a Volunteer Outreach

[caption id="attachment_12595" align="alignnone" width="883"] From left, Larry Ling, Savannah River Remediation (SRR) Chief of Staff, presents a $5,000 check to Major David Phelps of the Salvation Army for programs in Aiken, Allendale, and Barnwell counties.[/caption] AIKEN, S.C. (December 7, 2017) – Savannah River Remediation (SRR), the liquid waste contractor at the U.S. Department of Energy…
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SC Treasurer Loftis Helps Teach DJJ Juveniles About Managing Money

DJJ and South Carolina Treasurer Curtis Loftis teamed up to teach juveniles at the Upstate Evaluation Center the importance of budgeting money and long-term finances. On Tuesday, Treasurer Curtis Loftis attended the "Mad City Money Program" at UEC, where about two dozen juveniles learned a valuable lesson about money. The program was provided by Founders…
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Relay Race Brings Joy to those in Need this Holiday Season

Costumed runners walk, jog and run in a crazy race; a fundraiser for area children AIKEN, S.C. (December 5, 2017) – Dozens of contractor and U.S. Department of Energy employees at the Savannah River Site (SRS) recently combined zany fun with athletic competition to create a race like no other, all for a good cause.…
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Callison Tighe contributes to Harvest Hope

COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA – Continuing a commitment dating to 2009, the law firm of Callison Tighe has contributed $10,000 to Harvest Hope, a non-profit organization that helps feed millions of South Carolinians every year. Over the better part of the last decade, Callison Tighe has donated $97,500 to Harvest Hope, helping South Carolina’s families in…
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“Living an #UNSelfie Life:” SRNS AMP’s Giving Tuesday Event Benefits Toys for Tots

[caption id="attachment_12465" align="alignnone" width="1439"] Aspiring Mid-Career Professionals from Savannah River Nuclear Solutions gave over 100 toys to benefit Toys for Tots on #GivingTuesday. First row, from left: Caroline Reppert, Tiffany Harbuck and Lakeita Windham. Second row, from left: Susan Murphy, Josh Montgomery, Lindsey MonBarren, Gregory Allen (member of the U.S. Marine Corps League, Detachment 939…
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In support of World AIDS Day, Talented Tenth to host Paint The Town Red; an artistic fundraiser to raise awareness for Joseph H. Neal Wellness Center

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Nov. 28, 2017) – Talented Tenth, a Columbia-based young professionals organization founded by City of Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin, will host its second Paint the Town Red event on World AIDS Day, Friday, December 1st from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Richland Library, 1431 Assembly Street. This unique art-infused fundraising reception will…
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The Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation awards $10,000 to support teen driving awareness through Alive at 25, a defensive driving course from the Southeastern Chapter – National Safety Council (SCNSC)

Alive at 25 is an innovative intervention program that teaches young drivers the behaviors and skills they need to become responsible drivers. The program is instructed by certified first-responders and is offered in 130 South Carolina high schools. “Dominion Energy and the Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation are proud to support Alive at 25 for the…
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