Category Archives: Nonprofit

Women of Fitness Garden Party and Benefit for Innersole on June 30

[caption id="attachment_3724" align="alignleft" width="300"] Fit Columbia owner Angela Sellers[/caption] June 20, 2016 (COLUMBIA, S.C.) – Fit Columbia, a versatile fitness center in the Five Points district of Columbia, S.C., will host a garden party to celebrate thirteen local “Women of Fitness” and to benefit local children’s charity Innersole on Thursday, June 30, from 6:30 to…
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Midlands Gives 2016 Video Released by Central Carolina Community Foundation

June 14, 2016 (Columbia, S.C.) – Central Carolina Community Foundation, the Midlands’ expert on philanthropy, has released the first ever Midlands Gives video thanking supporters and participants of Midlands Gives, the annual, 24-hour online giving day. The Midlands Gives 2016 video can be viewed online at https://vimeo.com/166257007. The Midlands Gives video – created by local…
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Colonial Life donates $6,000 in Challenge for Charity

COLUMBIA, S.C. (June 15, 2016) — The State newspaper bested seven other media teams in today’s 15th annual Colonial Life Challenge for Charity. The victory by Erin Shaw and Rebekah Hall earned a $3,000 donation to Oliver Gospel Mission. The annual quiz show event pits teams of local media celebrities and charity representatives against each…
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American Advertising Federation of The Midlands to support PAALS marketing efforts

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The American Advertising Federation (AAF) of The Midlands has awarded local non-profit, PAALS as the club’s public service client for 2016-2017. The Midlands chapter selects one nonprofit organization in our community, from all applications received, each year and assists them with their marketing and advertising needs. AAF of the Midlands selected PAALs…
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SCE&G provides generous support to Senior Resources’ programs

[caption id="attachment_3635" align="alignleft" width="300"] Shown left to right: Senior Resources Executive Director Pam Dukes, SCANA Internal Auditor Salena Mulliken, Senior Resources Director of In-Home & Community-Based Services Anne Shissias, SCANA Supervisor of Corporate Philanthropy Stephanie Jones, and SCANA Director of Auditing Services & Corporate Compliance (and Senior Resources Board member) Iris Griffin.[/caption] COLUMBIA, SC –…
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New Board Chair, Board Members at the Lourie Center

The Lourie Center held their annual meeting on Thursday May 26, 2016 voting in a new board chair, two new board members and the executive officers for their 2016-2017 fiscal year. Wally Graves was elected board chair.  A University of South Carolina graduate, Graves is has been with BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina since 1975…
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Palmetto Place appoints 2 new members to Board of Directors

(COLUMBIA, SC) – Palmetto Place is pleased to announce the appointment of two new members to their Board of Directors. Joining the Board of Directors are Dr. Eric Brown of Palmetto Health and Rich Spicer of Lambert Architecture. “Our newest board members carry our mission in their hearts,” said Erin Hall, Executive Director, “They bring…
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Midlands Gives 2016 Video Released by Central Carolina Community Foundation

June 14, 2016 (Columbia, S.C.) – Central Carolina Community Foundation, the Midlands’ expert on philanthropy, has released the first ever Midlands Gives video thanking supporters and participants of Midlands Gives, the annual, 24-hour online giving day. The Midlands Gives 2016 video can be viewed online at https://vimeo.com/166257007. The Midlands Gives video – created by local…
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Palmetto Place Celebrates 100 Days of Construction

(COLUMBIA, SC) – Palmetto Place Children’s Shelter celebrated 100 days of construction with board members, donors, volunteers and staff on June 2, 2016. Board members and donors involved in the project were invited to walk through the building and see the progress that’s been made.  Attendees were also invited to paint bricks that will be…
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