Category Archives: Nonprofit

USC men’s basketball team partners with American Cancer Society

Columbia, SC, – Making 3-point shots this basketball season takes on even more meaning this year for Frank Martin and the University of South Carolina Men’s basketball team. The Gamecocks will square off against teams across the nation to fight cancer as part of the American Cancer Society’s Coaches vs. Cancer 3-Point Challenge. “Coach Frank…
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Salvation Army says thanks to Midlands holiday donors

The Salvation Army would like to thank everyone who gave at the red kettle, adopted an angel, contributed at the Stuff A Bus events, or gave toys at any of the toy drive locations! Thanks to generous community efforts, The Salvation Army of the Midlands raised over $391,000 with our red kettle campaign this Christmas…
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Sisters of Charity Foundation of S.C. elects 2017 officers

[caption id="attachment_7265" align="alignleft" width="165"] Gerald Smalls[/caption] (COLUMBIA, S.C.) - The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina announces its 2017 board of trustees’ officers: Gerald Smalls, Chair; Karen Smith, Vice-Chair; Lisa Bernardin, Secretary; and Andy Folsom, Treasurer. Gerald Smalls (Chair) Mr. Smalls received a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from South Carolina State University,…
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Family Promise of the Midlands to host Havana Nights fundraiser Feb. 4

(COLUMBIA)  -- Family Promise of the Midlands, a faith-based initiative that provides shelter for homeless families in local church facilities, will celebrate its second anniversary with a gala fundraiser on February 4 at the Hampton Room at Michael’s on Main St. in downtown Columbia. The event, Havana Nights, will feature light hors d’oeuvres, an open…
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Senior Resources welcomes Marcus Hunter as director of finance

[caption id="attachment_7091" align="alignleft" width="170"] Marcus Hunter[/caption] Senior Resources is pleased to announce the hire of Marcus Hunter as the agency’s new Director of Finance & Administrative Operations. In this role, Hunter will oversee the Accounting Department, budgeting process, audit, employee benefits, and building and computer operations. A native of Shaw Air Force Base in Sumter,…
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Real estate group donates $25,000 to Red Cross

[caption id="attachment_7076" align="alignleft" width="400"] From left, Tony Nalley, CMLS Vice President/President-Elect; Laura Derrick, ARC board member; Rebecca E Jordan, Executive Director of Central SC of the American Red Cross; Beth Shwedo, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the American Red Cross; Craig Summerall, CMLS President; and Robin Ellis, CMLS Director of Operations.[/caption] Columbia, SC…
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Sisters of Charity, S.C. nonprofit group to design educational program

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Sisters of Charity Foundation is partnering with the South Carolina Association of Nonprofit Organizations (SCANPO) to design a comprehensive, statewide learning and development program focused on excellence in nonprofit practice. This new grant-funded program will provide opportunities that build on the Foundation’s long-standing Carolina Academy program that trained more than 1,500…
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Red Cross says resolve to get prepared for disasters in 2017

As the New Year arrived and many people were making resolutions about things they want to accomplish in 2017, the American Red Cross was busy responding to home fires. Over the holiday weekend, volunteers from the Red Cross helped 90 people in South Carolina after home fires. The Red Cross is asking everyone in South…
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