Category Archives: Nonprofit

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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Columbia Firefighters and MDA Kick off Annual Fill the Boot Campaign

Fire Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins, members of the Columbia Fire Department, along with the Muscular Dystrophy Association, Chick-fil-A stores in Richland County and Walgreens Devine St, hosted a special event to kick-off the firefighters' annual Fill the Boot fundraising campaign and continue a 60-year tradition of helping save and improve the lives of people fighting…
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3 USC students take on Interstate Athletic Achievements

Columbia, S.C – (March 14, 2016) Three University of South Carolina students, one a recent graduate, will be participating in the 15th annual 4k For Cancer journey across America. People from all over the country are coming together this summer to cycle or run from coast to coast with the goal of offering inspiration and…
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Red Cross honors Columbia’s Dalia Dinkins with national award

[caption id="attachment_1805" align="alignleft" width="300"] Dalia Dinkins is awarded the Presidential Award for Excellence, Preparedness, Health and Safety Wednesday March 9, at the National Awards and Recognition Dinner at the Board of Governors Hall, American Red Cross National Headquarters in Washington. Photo by Dennis Drenner/American Red Cross[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C., March 10, 2016 — Dalia Dinkins of…
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Joe Strong Bocce Tournament to benefit Special Olympics South Carolina

Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott would like to invite all citizens to be a part of an incredible day of fun and fellowship supporting Special Olympic Athletes South Carolina. The Sheriff stated that the Bocce Tournament has been named in honor of Captain Joseph Pellicci, who passed away at the young age of 53 after…
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Midlands 2016 Man & Woman of the Year Campaign launched

Columbia, South Carolina (March 6, 2016) -- The South Carolina Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) has announced that 4 candidates  think they have what it takes to be Man and Woman of 2016, bringing us one step closer to a world without blood cancers. Candidates kicked-off their 10 week campaign on Thursday,…
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Fundraising sporting clays tournament April 16 to support Ronald McDonald House

Join Ronald McDonald House Charities Columbia, SC as McDonald's of Camden presents the 10th Annual Sporting Clays Tournament, proudly supported by the Kids & Clays Foundation. On Saturday, April 16, 2016 participants rotate through 14 challenging sporting clay stations at Hermitage Farm Shooting Sports in Camden, SC. This fun filled day of sporting clays includes two…
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6,000 Residents to Participate in 2016 Midlands Heart Walk

Columbia, SC (February 29, 2016) – More than 6,000 Midlands area residents are expected to attend the annual Midlands Heart Walk on Saturday, March 12th at the Colonial Life Arena in Columbia, SC. Activities kick off at 8 am and the walk begins at 9 am. The Midlands Heart Walk is designed to promote physical…
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