Category Archives: Community Outreach

SCE&G Offers Tips for a Bright and Energy Efficient Holiday Season

Cayce, S.C. (Dec. 18, 2017) – For many customers, a happy and memorable holiday season includes decorating their homes with festive lights, garlands, wreaths and bows. Regardless of the kind of lights and decorations customers choose to use, SCE&G offers some tips for staying safe and saving energy this season. “Nothing seems to say ‘holiday…
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Small Businesses See Gains as Overhaul of SRNS Supply Chain Approach Brings Efficiencies

[caption id="attachment_12734" align="aligncenter" width="720"] Personnel from Universal Supplies and Services, a small business subcontractor for SRNS, perform work in a non-nuclear facility.[/caption] AIKEN, S.C. (Dec. 11, 2017) – Small businesses working for the Savannah River Site (SRS) are the big winners as a revamp of management and operating contractor Savannah River Nuclear Solutions’ (SRNS) supply…
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Walmart Offers New Financial Wellness Services for Associates in South Carolina

Retailer joins financial technology startups Even and PayActiv to launch industry-first tools for personal money management, financial planning and on-demand access to earned wages for associates nationwide BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Dec. 14, 2017 — Walmart today announced a suite of new financial wellness services for more than 1.5 million associates nationwide. The new offering was…
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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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