Category Archives: Nonprofit

Sort through Some Hot Deals during Summer Book Sale

 Richland Library Friends and Foundation Hosts Summer Book Sale Columbia, SC- It's a chance to get your hands on some great deals and rare finds while adding to your book, music and movie collections. The Richland Library Friends and Foundation is preparing to host the 2018 Summer Book Sale. There are two opportunities to peruse more…
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Aflac supports Meals on Wheels

[caption id="attachment_15793" align="alignnone" width="4032"] Aflac officials present a check to Senior Resources in support of the Meals on Wheels program[/caption] Aflac, the leading provider of voluntary insurance sales at the workplace, has awarded a grant in the amount of $9,595 to Senior Resources to provide Meals on Wheels service to elderly and disabled residents of…
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S.C. State Fair accepting competitive exhibit entries

COLUMBIA – July 5, 2018 –  The South Carolina State Fair is accepting entries for this year’s competitive events. More than $300,000 in premiums will be offered in agriculture, art, crafts, flowers, and livestock again during this year’s 149th anniversary fair, which runs Oct. 10-21. “Our competitive events are a hallmark of our annual fair and showcase…
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EdVenture president and CEO resigns

Columbia, SC July 3,2018-EdVenture’s Board of Trustees announced today that Karen Coltrane, who has been president and CEO since January 2015, has resigned to accept the position of CEO for the Leadership Center for Excellence in Arlington, Virginia. Coltrane came to EdVenture from the same position at the Children’s Museum of Richmond in Virginia, where…
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A pop-up, backyard farmers’ market

Serve & Connect is proud to join community partners for a FREE Farmday Funday on Sunday, July 8th to bring the farm to you! Farmday Funday is free and open to the public, with games and fun activities for all ages including live cooking demonstrations, support for urban gardening, agriculture and healthy eating. Key partners…
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LRADAC Celebrates 40th Anniversary

Columbia, S.C. — July 1, 2018, marked a major milestone for LRADAC: its 40th anniversary. While much has changed since July 1978, LRADAC is still dedicated and working to create and support pathways for prevention and recovery from substance misuse for individuals, families and communities. “We have certainly achieved this milestone through the hard work and…
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Clothing needed for survivors of sexual assault in the Midlands

COLUMBIA, SC - Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands (STSM) is hosting a summer clothing drive in June and July. "One of the most challenging parts of reporting an assault for many survivors is having their clothes confiscated," Mary Dell Hayes, STSM Executive Director, said. "STSM ensures that new with tags clothing is available at…
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Clarendon County (SC) Deputies Receive June 2018 Officer of the Month Award

Washington—The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund has named Major Donnie Drose, Sergeant Clay Conyers and Corporal Kevin Wilson, of the Clarendon County (SC) Sheriff’s Office, as the recipients of its Officer of the Month Award for June 2018. On April 30, 2017, a woman was saved when a motorist driving along Lake Marion in South Carolina noticed…
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Enterprise Holdings Foundation supports Meals on Wheels

[caption id="attachment_15543" align="alignnone" width="4032"] Tyson Bragg, Human Resources Manager for Enterprise Holdings, presents a check from the foundation to Pam Dukes, Senior Resources' Executive Director.[/caption] Senior Resources received a $5,000 grant from the Enterprise Holdings Foundation to support the Meals on Wheels program. The Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Enterprise Holdings, which, through its…
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