Category Archives: Nonprofit

Midlands Mediation Center Announces Training Dates

COLUMBIA, SC – The Midlands Mediation Center (MMC) is accepting registrations for its 20-hour “Introduction to Mediation” training series in September. Business, non-profit, human resources, social services, education and law enforcement professionals, including retirees, are encouraged to participate. The interactive training develops skills important for understanding and resolving conflicts, leading to improved relationships and strengthened…
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Palmetto Conservation Hires Achenberg As Palmetto Trail Regional Coordinator

Palmetto Conservation Foundation welcomes Rob Achenberg to the PCF team as Palmetto Trail Regional Coordinator to support activities regarding development, construction, maintenance and expansion of the mountains-to-sea Palmetto Trail system. Achenberg retired this summer as Mountain Regional Chief with the S.C. State Park Service, the capstone of his 29-year career in the service. He brings…
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Women in Philanthropy awards $50,000 grant to Homeless No More

Columbia, SC (August 6, 2018) – Women in Philanthropy (WIP) announced today Homeless No More as its 2018 grantee of $50,000 to help fund the agency’s program that provides life skills, professional development and personal coaching for women in crisis. “We are excited that our investment will allow us to partner with Homeless No More…
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United Way Association of South Carolina Names New CEO

Columbia, S.C. (August 6, 2018) – United Way Association of South Carolina’s (UWASC) Board of Directors has appointed Naomi Lett as its next President and CEO. Lett has been with the Association for eight years, most recently serving as Senior Director of Public Policy. UWASC Board Chair Matt Hammond said, “Naomi has proven herself as…
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Clear the Shelters

WHAT: Columbia Animal Services, along with Lexington County Animal Services, will be hosting a Clear the Shelter adoption special. Adoptions for all animals will be free at both Animal Services locations. WHO: Columbia Animal Services and Lexington County Animal Services (nationwide adoption event) WHEN: Saturday, August 18, 2018- 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. WHERE: 127…
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March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction Set for November 1st

Release Date: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jacki Garbinsky, JGarbinsky@marchofdimes.org; 803-640-2350 March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction Set for November 1st Culinary event kicks off Prematurity Awareness Month (Columbia, SC, August 1, 2018) — One of Columbia South Carolina’s most popular culinary events, March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction, will return for its 20th year on…
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