United Way of the Midlands hosts Caffeinated Conversations Panel Event September 26

Columbia, S.C. (September 21, 2018) – United Way of the Midlands hosts its quarterly Caffeinated Conversations event on September 26, 2018 at 7:45 a.m. featuring a panel discussion on best practices of marketing services and products to those who serve.

South Carolina nonprofit organizations are the state’s fifth largest employer. From 2000 to 2012 those employed by nonprofits increased by 97 percent. At 5.4% of the state’s workforce, nonprofits generate more than $17.5 billion in annual revenue. This event is ideal for local businesses interested in hearing the best ways to market to the nonprofit industry who work to improve the quality of life for every person in the Midlands.

Panelists include Debbie Lane, VP of Operations at Transitions; Thoyd Warren, CEO at Babcock Center; Stephanie Denning, Director of Finance at MIRCI and; Marcus Hunter, Director of Finance & Administrative Operations at Senior Resources. The discussion will be focused on doing business with nonprofit organizations.

This event is targeted to businesses in the Midlands that currently do not provide products or services to nonprofits and are interested in learning how to engage with the nonprofit industry to support the improvement of the local community.

Caffeinated Conversations will be held at United Way of the Midlands at 1818 Blanding Street, Columbia, SC 29201. Those interested in attending can register at www.uway.org/events. Attendees are asked to register by September 25 at 5:00 pm.

Learn more about United Way of the Midlands by visiting www.uway.org.


About United Way of the Midlands
United Way of the Midlands is the most collaborative, efficient and accountable model for investing in the improvement of the Midlands community. With nearly 70 Community Impact Partners, United Way works to identify and respond to the critical human service needs of Calhoun, Fairfield, Lexington, Newberry, Orangeburg and Richland counties. Funds are raised through workplace campaigns, grant writing and individual donations and are directed to fight for causes including childhood literacy, economic mobility and dental and eye care for those without resources. For more information, please visit www.uway.org.

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