Category Archives: Nonprofit

SC Wildlife Federation to Increase Focus on Enhancing Natural Habitats

The South Carolina Wildlife Federation (SCWF) has named Jay Keck as their new Habitat Education Manager. In this role, he will plan, coordinate, implement and oversee education programs designed to encourage the creation or enhancement of wildlife habitat in backyards, parks, schoolyards, and business property. Growing up on Lake Murray, Jay has always enjoyed wildlife…
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Nephron Pharmaceuticals Donates $10,000 to the Saluda Shoals Foundation

The Saluda Shoals Foundation is pleased to announce it has received a $10,000 gift from the Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation. The donation will help support the Park’s mission of connecting people to nature through environmental education, outdoor recreation and cultural activities. This year, the Foundation’s annual campaign also supports the universally inclusive playground project planned for…
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Ed Mullins named 2018 United Way Humanitarian of the Year

[caption id="attachment_17862" align="alignleft" width="300"] Edward Mullins, 2018 Humanitarian of the Year[/caption] Columbia, S.C. (October 22, 2018) – United Way of the Midlands will honor Edward W. Mullins, Jr. as the 2018 Humanitarian of the Year award recipient at United Way’s annual Humanitarian of the Year Dinner and Award Ceremony on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at…
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Domestic Violence and Children Press Conference

www.DickersonCAC.org The Dickerson Children’s Advocacy Center (DCAC) and the Solicitor’s Office of the 11th Judicial Circuit Court will be having a joint press conference on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 10am in the courtyard of Lexington County Courthouse to present facts about Domestic Violence and plans to increase outreach in the rural areas of Lexington…
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Harvest Hope Welcomes New Director of Human Resources

Harvest Hope Welcomes New Director of Human Resources; South Carolina Native LaKia Chisolm-Petties Joins Leadership Team Columbia, S.C. (October 23, 2018) – Harvest Hope Food Bank, which serves 20 counties in South Carolina, announces the addition of LaKia Chisolm-Petties to the food bank’s leadership team. Chisolm-Petties is serving as Director of Human Resources over Harvest…
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Elliott Davis employees raise more than $38,000 for annual United Way Campaign

Elliott Davis employees raise more than $38,000 for annual United Way Campaign Columbia, S.C. (October 19, 2018) – Employees of Elliott Davis, a professional services firm that offers a full spectrum of business solutions and a long-time supporter of United Way of the Midlands, completed their annual United Way campaign last month raising more than…
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Trick-or-Treat with Your Family in Downtown Columbia on Halloween

WHAT: Not-So-Spooky Halloween Stroll WHEN: 3 - 5 p.m., Wednesday, October 31 WHERE: Richland Library Main & Main Street District (See Below) 1431 Assembly St., Columbia, SC 29201 WHO: Free & open to the public There will be plenty of little ghouls and goblins walking around Downtown Columbia on Halloween. Join Richland Library from 3…
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Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina Awards Caritas grants to organizations supporting Darlington, Marion, Dillon, Florence, Chesterfield and Marlboro Counties.

(COLUMBIA, S.C., October 8, 2018) – The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently awarded Caritas grants for the fall 2018 grant cycle. These grants bear the name of one of the guiding principles of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine, in omnibus caritas, meaning “in all things charity.” Caritas grants are awarded…
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