Category Archives: Nonprofit

Dominion Energy Invites Organizations Serving Veterans and Military Families to Apply for $500,000 in Grants

- Now accepting applications for 10 grants of $50,000 each - Seeking non-profit programs that serve veterans, active military or military families - Grant recipients to be announced in November RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation announced today that it will award $500,000 in grants to organizations providing essential services…
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United Way of the Midlands Announces a New Director of New Business Development and Assistant VP of Donor Engagement

[caption id="attachment_10896" align="alignleft" width="170"] Murray Coleman[/caption] [caption id="attachment_10897" align="alignleft" width="170"] GB Olsen[/caption] Columbia, SC (August 11, 2017) – United Way of the Midlands is pleased to announce the promotion of two employees, Murray Coleman to Director of New Business Development and GB Olsen to Assistant VP of Donor Engagement. After serving as a Division Director for…
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Harvest Hope and Palmetto Woodturners Join to Host Bowls for the Hungry

Columbia, SC- For the third consecutive year, Harvest Hope Food Bank and the Palmetto Woodturners will be partnering for Bowls for the Hungry. The event will be held from 5:30pm until 8:30pm at the Hall at Senate’s End in Columbia. The event, which has raised funds for tens of thousands of meals for the hungry,…
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Colonial Life awards $20,000 to Lexington Two Teachers

Funding will support innovative and creative ideas through Strong Schools Grant program. COLUMBIA, S.C. (Friday, Aug. 17, 2017) —  Colonial Life is awarding $20,000 in grants to more than 20 Lexington School District Two educators through its Strong Schools Grant program. The program supports teachers in the school district who have innovative and creative ideas for…
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Central Carolina Community Foundation announces 2017-2018 Executive Officers and new Board of Trustee Members

[caption id="attachment_10658" align="alignleft" width="214"] CCCF Board of Trustee Chair, Carroll Heyward[/caption] August 2, 2017 (Columbia, S.C.) - Central Carolina Community Foundation – the Midlands’ expert on philanthropy – is pleased to welcome the 2017-2018 Executive Officers and new board members. The Foundation’s Board of Trustees is a talented and diverse group that serves the organization…
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Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $420,000 to 22 organizations in its 2017 Community Enrichment grant funding

(COLUMBIA, S.C., July 26, 2017) –The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently awarded its Community Enrichment grants for 2017.  The Foundation’s mission to address poverty in all of its forms is reflected in its decision-making around Community Enrichment grants. These grants are designed to provide financial support to organizations whose services go beyond meeting…
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Congaree Vista Guild Elects New Executive Committee

[caption id="attachment_10584" align="alignleft" width="300"] David Erbacher, director of sales and marketing for Hyatt Place in the Vista, will serve as president of the Vista Guild board.[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. (August 1, 2017) – The Congaree Vista Guild, a non-profit, membership-based organization comprised of a wide variety of restaurateurs, shop, business, gallery owners, and homeowners in the…
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