Category Archives: Community Outreach

AllSouth Federal Credit Union Gives Back

[caption id="attachment_20757" align="alignnone" width="1728"] AllSouth proudly gives back to the community.[/caption] At AllSouth, we are dedicated to the communities we serve and believe in working to make a difference and improving the quality of life for our neighbors. Our volunteer program was established to provide opportunities for our employees to support and give back. Our…
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Wells Fargo Donated $5.3 Million to Support South Carolina Nonprofits in 2018

COLUMBIA, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wells Fargo today announced the company donated more than $5.3 million through 389 grants to local nonprofits, schools and community organizations in 2018 to help the communities and people of South Carolina. Wells Fargo’s philanthropic contributions build on a long history of collaboration with local nonprofits and community leaders to make a positive…
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Walk A Mile In Their Shoes

10th Annual Walk April 11, 2019, marks the tenth anniversary of Walk A Mile in Columbia. Over the past nine years, thousands of South Carolinians, including survivors, have walked with STSM and shown their support of ending sexual violence in our state. In 2018, nearly 1,500 community members joined STSM to bring awareness to sexual…
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8th Annual Quarry Crusher Run Set For March 23

Vulcan Materials Opens Quarry to Race Participants, Benefits At-Risk Teens Columbia, S.C.—Offering up-close views inside one of the state’s oldest quarries and a running challenge like no other, Vulcan Materials Company hosts the 8th annual Quarry Crusher Run--March 23, 8:00a.m.--at its Columbia quarry near the Olympia neighborhood. From a starting line at 611 Rosewood Drive,…
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DJJ, SCVAN to Host Motorcycle Charity Ride for Crime Victims

The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice, in partnership with the South Carolina Victim Assistance Network (SCVAN), is gearing up for a special event to promote victims' rights in the state. On March 30th, SCDJJ is hosting the inaugural Bikers Against Violence Charity Rideto honor crime victims, as well as raise awareness for victims' needs and the…
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State Agency Encourages Harmony Among Citizens

State Agency Encourages Harmony Among Citizens Partners with the Nickelodeon Theatre for End Racism Day March 21 marks the commemoration of End Racism Day, officially observed since 1966 by the United Nations as The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. Annually, the South Carolina Human Affairs Commission commemorates End Racism Day on March…
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Millbrook Elementary Students Experience Annual Celebration of Science with the Help of SRNS Employees

[caption id="attachment_20432" align="alignnone" width="1650"] Savannah River Nuclear Solutions engineer Steve Watson helps Millbrook Elementary students create battery-powered Lego windmills during Science Enrichment Day.[/caption] AIKEN, S.C., (February 28, 2019) – Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS) scientists and engineers recently engaged students and peaked their academic curiosity during this year's Science Enrichment Day at Aiken’s Millbrook Elementary…
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Dominion Energy to Host Columbia Meet and Greet

Dominion Energy will host a community wide event in Columbia to answer questions related to the merger and customer benefits. Come enjoy light refreshments while you learn more about how Dominion Energy will provide safe and reliable energy in the years to come. Under the approved plan developed by Dominion Energy that focuses on long-term…
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