Category Archives: Nonprofit

Lexington County Sheriff’s Foundation recognizes LCSD employees, volunteers

LEXINGTON, S.C. – The Lexington County Sheriff’s Foundation has honored eight Lexington County Sheriff’s Department employees and three individuals who volunteer their time to work with the department. “We’re grateful for the support and resources the foundation provides to assist us in fulfilling our mission of serving and protecting the people of Lexington County,” Sheriff…
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BI-LO Donation Provides Emergency Meals for Meals on Wheels clients

Senior Resources received a $8,700 grant from the BI-LO Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the parent company to BI-LO grocery stores. The funding will be used to provide Meals on Wheels clients with shelf-stable meals that can be used during winter storms, power outages, or other events that cause a disruption in normal meal delivery.…
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Molina Healthcare donates $30,000 to EdVenture Children’s Museum

COLUMBIA, S.C.- Feb. 9, 2016- EdVenture Children’s Museum is pleased to announce that Molina Healthcare of South Carolina will serve as the presenting sponsor of the museum’s EdCeptional Kids program. The $30,000 contribution will support EdVenture’s educational program designed to work with families with children who have disabilities. The grant will specifically fund a series…
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Transitions Welcomes Vice President of Advancement, Elizabeth Igleheart

Elizabeth Igleheart has joined the management team at Transitions, as the Vice President of Advancement. In this role, Liz will be using her years of experience in non-profit management and development to help diversify funding for the organization and build new collaborative relationships. Founded in 2011, Transitions is the largest homeless center serving the Midlands,…
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Sisters of Charity Foundation of S.C. selects Benedict students for President’s Fellow Program

(Columbia, SC---February 9, 2016) --- The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently selected two Benedict College students for their 2016 President’s Fellow Program. [caption id="attachment_1145" align="alignleft" width="150"] Tyler McAllister[/caption] Created in 2015, The President’s Fellow Program gives African-American male students, from Benedict College, the opportunity to use real-life experience to enhance their college…
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Judge Casey Manning to speak at Kids’ Chance Gala on Feb. 20

[caption id="attachment_1048" align="alignleft" width="225"] Judge Casey Manning of S.C.’s Fifth Judicial Circuit[/caption] Judge Casey Manning of S.C.’s Fifth Judicial Circuit will give the keynote address to members of the state’s legal and medical communities at the annual gala for Kids’ Chance of South Carolina on February 20, 2016. A statewide nonprofit organization that provides scholarships…
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Sweet & Savory fundraiser to be held April 28

(COLUMBIA, SC) – Palmetto Place Children’s Shelter is pleased to announce that the Sweet & Savory fundraiser will be from 6-9 p.m. on Thursday, April 28, 2016 at the South Carolina State Museum Planetarium Lobby. During the event, local chefs will compete for best savory hors d’oeuvres and best sweet treats. This year’s chefs include: (as…
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Mast General Store to help feed the hungry this Valentine’s Day

The Mast General Store in Columbia is partnering with Harvest Hope this February 13 and 14 to fill its larder with food. The annual Be a Sweetheart, Feed the Hungry event matches each pound of candy purchased with a $1 donation to help ensure that those in our community needing a good meal will have…
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Collins & Lacy Attorney Elected to Kids’ Chance of S.C. Board of Directors

[COLUMBIA, S.C. February 3, 2016] – Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce Ashley Kirkham has been elected to serve on the Kids’ Chance of South Carolina Board of Directors. Founded in 1992 by members of the workers’ compensation community, Kids’ Chance of South Carolina aims to aid the children of South Carolina workers…
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