Category Archives: Nonprofit

Bark To The Park fundraiser April 9 at Finlay Park

WHAT: Pawmetto Lifeline’s 8th Annual Bark to the Park, Walk for the Animals, presented by McDaniels Subaru, will be Saturday, April 9th at Finlay Park in downtown Columbia. This event is one of Pawmetto Lifeline’s largest fundraising efforts. Bark to the Park Walk for the Animals is a fun-filled, family event that helps save homeless…
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Palmetto Health Foundation Announces New Home, adds Half Marathon race

[caption id="attachment_2116" align="alignleft" width="400"] (l-r) Greg Guerra, EVP of Strategy and Business Development, Spirit Communications; John Katz, team president, Columbia Fireflies; Dr. Jeanette Fulton, breast imaging radiologist, Pitts Radiology and Palmetto Health Breast Center; Samuel Tenenbaum, president, Palmetto Health Foundation, Beth Coble, former First Lady of Columbia, who co-founded Walk for Life 26 years ago,…
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EdVenture Receives $75,000 From Colonial Life to Support Youth Development

COLUMBIA, S.C.- March 23, 2016- EdVenture Children’s Museum is pleased to announce that Colonial Life will serve as the presenting sponsor of the BeABoss Youth Summit for 2017, 2018 and 2019. Additionally, the $75,000 contribution will support three of EdVenture’s youth development programs for multiple years including Future Leaders, Museum Apprentice Program and BioInvestigators Program.…
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A Step in the Right Direction-Homelessness Awareness Walk April 30

Transitions in partnership with Zion Community Foundation will host their 4th Annual Homelessness Awareness Walk, “A Step in the Right Direction”. On April 30, 2016 at 10:30am, nearly 200 supporters will walk to end homelessness. This is a community–wide event that is held not only to raise awareness about homelessness in the community, but also…
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EdVenture Children’s Museum to celebrate World Autism Day

COLUMBIA, S.C.- March 22, 2016- EdVenture Children’s Museum has partnered with Autism Speaks to celebrate World Autism Day and help raise global awareness by lighting up the museum with blue lights from April 2 until April 9. EdVenture is included in the 13,000 iconic landmarks, religious institutions, businesses and communities in more than 130 countries…
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Nexsen Pruet Makes Donation to Plant it Forward SC

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Nexsen Pruet law firm donated $10,000 to Plant it Forward South Carolina, an initiative by South Carolina Advocates for Agriculture, on March 23, 2016. Plant it Forward SC will provide relief funds specifically for covering a portion of seed costs for 2016, as well as hay losses livestock farmers suffered because of…
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Columbia Museum of Art raises more than $130,000 during 2016 Gala

Columbia, S.C. - The Columbia Museum of Art (CMA) announces a record-breaking fundraising achievement during the 2016 Gala, In the Mix: From Vintage to Vogue. The event was held on Saturday, March 5, and was inspired by the major spring exhibition, REMIX: Themes and Variations in African-American Art, in an evening filled with extraordinary cuisine,…
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March of Dimes seeks families to start fundraising team

(Columbia, SC, March 21, 2016)  The March of Dimes is seeking families who have had a child born prematurely or with a birth defect, or families who have experienced the loss of a baby. These families are invited to start a fundraising team for March for Babies—coming to the Midlands on Saturday, April 23, 2016…
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10th Annual Sporting Clays Tournament to benefit Columbia-area charities

[caption id="attachment_1934" align="alignleft" width="300"] The new Ronald McDonald House of Columbia, expected to open this year, will benefit from funds raised at the 10th annual Sporting Clays Tournament on April 16.[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. - March 17, 2016 - PRLog -- Land Rover Columbia is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the 10th Annual Sporting Clays Tournament, which will be held at…
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Lexington County Sheriff’s Foundation Jailbreak 5K Run & Walk May 28

Lexington, SC – Fun and Friendly Competition For Everyone! The Lexington County Sheriff’s Foundation invites you to join us for a morning of fun and competition at the 10th Annual “Jailbreak 5K Run & Walk”. The Jailbreak continues to rank among the most competitive races in SC, while also serving as a great first race…
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