Category Archives: Nonprofit

Harvest Hope Announces 35th Anniversary Gala on March 11

Columbia, SC - Harvest Hope is excited to announce they will be holding their 35th Anniversary Gala at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center on March 11, 2016. This celebration comes at a defining moment in the history of Harvest Hope.  After the devastating floods that hit South Carolina in October 2015, Harvest Hope approached the…
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S.C. Workers’ Compensation Educational Association Presents First Inspiration Award to Augusta artist

What: The Irmo, South Carolina-based South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Educational Association (SCWCEA) will name Emmanuel Martinez the recipient of the organization’s inaugural Inspiration Award. Martinez is an Augusta, Georgia resident. Where: Marina Inn at Grande Dunes, Nautilus Ballroom, 8121 Amalfi Place, Myrtle Beach, SC. Date/Time: Sunday, February 28, 2016 at approximately 6:15 pm. Background: The…
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American Red Cross, City of Columbia calls on citizens to give blood

The American Red Cross is calling on the Columbia community to join a lifesaving team by giving blood. Mayor Steve Benjamin, the City of Columbia and the American Red Cross is encouraging people to score one for life at the Sixth Annual Columbia Lifesavers “Hoop it Up” blood drive on Friday, Feb. 26, from 7…
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YMCA of Columbia launches annual fundraising campaign

[COLUMBIA, S.C. – Feb. 16, 2016] –  The YMCA of Columbia is launching its annual campaign in hopes of raising $400,000 to ensure that everyone in the Midlands has access to vital community programs and resources that support youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. “Every day, the YMCA of Columbia gives our community the…
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Cooperative Ministry in Columbia receives $10,000 donation

LAKE FOREST, Ill., Feb 10, 2016 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Trustmark Voluntary Benefit Solutions, a long-standing national voluntary benefits carrier, donates $10,000 every year to its top producer’s charity of choice. This year, Ward Services and KeenanSuggs were the recipients, and they directed their entire donation to The Cooperative Ministry (TCM) in Columbia, S.C. This Smart…
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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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