Category Archives: Community Outreach

Harmony School Hosts Fill Harmony with Love Flood Recovery Benefit

(Columbia, SC) Harmony School will hold its first-ever Fill Harmony with Love Spring Festival on Sunday, March 20, 2016, from 12:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m., on the school’s grounds at 3737 Covenant Road, Columbia, SC 29204. The family-friendly event will kick off a larger campaign designed to raise the funds needed to repair the school building damaged…
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Community Development Event in April Highlights Fair Housing Issues

(RICHLAND PIO) – Fair housing issues affect everyone and that’s the message the Richland County Community Development Department wants residents to rally around as it prepares to mark National Fair Housing Month with a two-day event in April. The department, along with several community partners, will hold a fair housing conference at Edventure Museum with…
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Fifth Annual The Raw Truth Wellness Event April 23

March 10, 2016 (Columbia, SC) - Reserve your seat today for the fifth annual THE RAW TRUTH, a Wellness Morning on Clean and Lean Eating. The program will be led by host Leré Robinson, Nutritional Consultant, Living Well Coach and founder of Alive Again LLC, and her committee. Leré will be joined by presenters Jessica…
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Glitz Glam Prom Store open at Columbia Place Mall

Columbia, SC (March 10, 2016) – Glitz Glam Prom Store is open at The Columbia Place Mall, hours 12-6pm.  Glitz Glam strives to provide an atmosphere for teen girls of all walks of life to have access to the Glitz and Glam associated with getting ready for prom. Making the “Cinderella Moment” possible is our…
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BlueCross wants to hear stories of South Carolinians who ‘Live Fearless’

Columbia, SC – Beginning this week, BlueCross® BlueShield® of South Carolina and BlueChoice® HealthPlan of South Carolina want to hear the stories of South Carolinians who exemplify what it means to “Live Fearless.” South Carolinians live fearless everyday by working hard, playing hard and being at their best. They embrace change and never give up.…
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Thompson Funeral Homes Hire Mary Beth Lamey for Community Outreach

Columbia, SC – Thompson Funeral Homes has announced the hiring of Mary Beth Lamey, LISW-CP, as Community Care Coordinator. In this position, Lamey will be responsible for building relationships with hospitals, clergy, church/community groups and other organizations involved with the end-of-life continuum of care for families before, during and after a death is experienced. She…
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Community Development to Hold Start Fresh Financial Education Workshop Series

The City’s Community Development department will hold a FREE financial education workshop series. During the workshops, participants will learn the importance of banking, budgeting, saving, building credit, homeownership and life skills. The workshops will be held on March 19, 26 and April 2 at Earlewood Park Community Center, 1113 Parkside Drive Columbia, SC 29203, from…
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End Racism Day scheduled for March 21 in Columbia

Columbia, SC (March 3, 2016) -- The South Carolina Human Affairs Commission is taking the lead to promote End Racism Day, on Monday, March 21 in South Carolina, with the hope that the day-long commemoration encourages goodwill and harmony in our state. The Commission is inviting state legislators, school groups, business leaders, churches, multicultural groups…
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S.C. Speech Language Hearing Association holds annual convention

COLUMBIA, SC – The South Carolina Speech Language Hearing Association (SCSHA) held their annual Convention at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center on February 24-27. The conference attendance was the highest it has been in recent years. The Conference had 41 exhibitors, more than 1200 attendees, a SCSHA Social Kiosk, a Caring Square, a Student Praxis…
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