Category Archives: Community Outreach

Palmetto Place announces new Director of Development

[caption id="attachment_16729" align="alignleft" width="300"] Kendra Mallett-Brunson[/caption] Palmetto Place announces new Director of Development (COLUMBIA, SC) – Palmetto Place Children’s Shelter is pleased to announce the hiring of Kendra Mallett-Brunson as its new director of development. As director of development, Mallett-Brunson will play an integral role in supporting and advancing the mission of Palmetto Place by…
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SRR Cyber Team Shares Successes at National Cyber Summit

AIKEN, S.C. (August 20, 2018) – Savannah River Remediation (SRR)’s Cyber Security team recently shared tips to a national audience on how to better communicate cyber user awareness. SRR, the Savannah River Site (SRS) liquid waste contractor, was one of the presenters at the 2018 SANS Security Awareness Summit in Charleston, South Carolina, this month.…
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Samsung announces partnership with Gallman Elementary School in Newberry County

(NEWBERRY COUNTY, S.C.) – On Wednesday, August 22, Samsung Electronics Home Appliances America will announce a partnership with Gallman Elementary School in Newberry County to provide innovative education technology. Please join us for this special announcement. RSVP by 5PM on August 21 to Meaghan Norman, meaghan@npstrat.com WHO: Samsung and Gallman Elementary School WHAT: Press conference…
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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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