Category Archives: Nonprofit

Spring Valley Rotary Club awards grant to Meals on Wheels program

[caption id="attachment_2384" align="alignleft" width="300"] Pam Dukes (left), Senior Resources' Executive Director, and Wendy Fuess, a Spring Valley Rotary Club member and board member for Senior Resources, with a donation check from Spring Valley Rotary Club.[/caption] COLUMBIA, SC – April 6, 2016 – Senior Resources received a $1,885 grant from the Spring Valley Rotary Club to…
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Midlands Mediation Center Announces New Executive Director

The Midlands Mediation Center, a non-profit conflict resolution organization serving central South Carolina since 1998, announces the selection of Diane Frea as its new executive director, effective April 1.  The appointment was made after a regional search and selection process, during which Frea served as the interim executive director for the organization. “We are very…
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Five Points Foundation Donates $54,500 to Local Nonprofits and Charities

COLUMBIA, S.C. (April 4, 2016) – On Monday, April 4, 2016, the Five Points Foundation awarded $54,500 to over 30 charities and non-profit organizations in the Midlands from revenue generated from the 34th Annual St. Pat’s in Five Points. The St. Pat’s Committee is proud to share that this year’s festival saw great success, welcoming…
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Walk A Mile in Their Shoes to support sexual assault victims April 14

COLUMBIA, SC - Thousands of men, women, and children from the Midlands will unite to fight sexual assault and abuse at the 7th annual Walk a Mile In Their Shoes on Thursday, April 14, 2016.  Registration and pre-walk entertainment begins at 5:30 p.m. at the South Carolina State House. Participants will enjoy live music from…
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CreateAthon@USC seeks nonprofits in need of marketing, communications

The University of South Carolina is soliciting applications from area nonprofits for the fourth annual CreateAthon@USC, scheduled for Oct. 21-22 at the School of Journalism and Mass Communications. Selected nonprofits receive free communications materials including websites, brochures, letterheads, business cards, logos, posters, press releases and more. South Carolina nonprofits may submit applications to CreateAthon@USC at…
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EdVenture Joins National Celebration of the Week of the Young Child

COLUMBIA, S.C.– April 6, 2016– EdVenture Children’s Museum joins South Carolina Association for the Education of Young Children in celebration of the National Week of the Young Child™ from April 11 to April 16 at the museum. The Week of the Young Child will focus on bringing public awareness to the needs of young children…
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‘Midlands Gives’ Sees 50 Percent Increase in Participating Nonprofits

April 5, 2016 (COLUMBIA, S.C.) – More than 375 local nonprofits will participate in the third annual Midlands Gives, a 24-hour online giving challenge presented by Central Carolina Community Foundation – the Midlands' expert on philanthropy – on Tuesday, May 3, 2016. To view the full list of nonprofits and review profiles on each, visit…
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Spring Valley Rotary Club donation supports Meals on Wheels

[caption id="attachment_2247" align="alignleft" width="300"] Senior Resources Executive Director Pam Dukes (left) accepts donation from Spring Valley Rotary Club member and Senior Resources board member Wendy Fuess.[/caption] Senior Resources received a $1,885 grant from the Spring Valley Rotary Club to support the Meals on Wheels program. The funding will be used to provide daily delivery of…
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