Category Archives: Nonprofit

TD Bank Partners with Midlands Community to Support Canoeing for Kids

WHO:  As part of its "Bring Change" campaign, your local TD Bank will serve as a designated hub to support Canoeing for Kids. On Friday August 19th, TD is inviting people to participate in a community fundraiser event to support the organization. In addition to the community donation, TD will make a contribution. TD is…
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NAMI Mid-Carolina to host series for families of people with mental illness

NAMI Mid-Carolina is hosting a series of sessions free for family members, partners, and significant others, of an adult individual living with: Major Depression Bipolar Disorder (Manic Depression) Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder Borderline Personality Disorder Panic Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Co-occurring Brain Disorders and Addictive Disorders A series of 12…
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EdVenture to host 2 events to reach caretakers of children with disabilities

EdVenture’s EdCeptional Kids program will host two events to reach the caretakers of children with disabilities. An open house on Sunday, August 28, from 5-7 p.m. will showcase help organizations from around South Carolina and provide resource information about children with disabilities. The gathering will provide caregivers a place to meet others with similar challenges.…
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Columbia Green Seeks Grant Proposals

COLUMBIA, SC – Columbia Green is seeking proposals from non-profit organizations, neighborhood groups, and garden clubs that would like to receive grant money for projects that beautify neighborhoods and public spaces in the Columbia metropolitan area. The projects should represent plantings in common areas, gateway areas, and recreation areas. Projects must be completed by the…
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Aflac donation reduces Senior Resources’ Meals on Wheels waiting list

[caption id="attachment_4716" align="alignleft" width="300"] Brenda Mullins (left), Vice President of Human Relations and Chief People Officer at Aflac, presents a check for $20,000 to Senior Resources Executive Director Pam Dukes (center) and Assistant Director of In-Home & Community-Based Services Stephanie Sears-Keene.[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. – August 1, 2016 – Aflac has awarded a grant in the…
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Ribbon-Cutting Held for New Ronald McDonald House in Columbia

Columbia, S.C. (August 11, 2016) – Leadership and staff from Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®), of Columbia, SC community leaders, elected officials and medical professionals gathered for a ribbon cutting ceremony celebrating the grand opening of the new Ronald McDonald House on Thursday, August 11 at 2800 Colonial Drive. During the event, RMHC Board of…
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Central Carolina Community Foundation celebrating Black Philanthropy Month

Aug. 11, 2016 (Columbia, S.C.): Central Carolina Community Foundation – the Midlands’ expert on philanthropy – introduces a year-long, community-wide discussion about multicultural giving by celebrating the sixth annual Black Philanthropy Month throughout August 2016: a coordinated effort to strengthen African-American and African-descent giving in all forms, in the South Carolina Midlands and beyond. Black…
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Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers South Carolina 5K Run & Walk Set for Sept. 16

West Columbia, S.C. –The fourth annual Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers South Carolina 5K Run & Walk is set for Friday, September 16 at 7:00 p.m. in Columbia’s Vista. Along a picturesque course spanning the Gervais Street and Blossom Street bridges at sunset, the race celebrates and appreciates first responders and military service members who…
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