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Support National Thrift Store Day

 

Most people know Goodwill for our donated goods retail stores. In fact, across the United States 82% of the population lives within 10 miles of a Goodwill location. So it’s natural that we celebrate National Thrift Shop Day, held on Saturday, August 17. But, did you know that here at Palmetto Goodwill over 90 cents…

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Columbia Opportunity Resource issues call for artists for 6th annual Time for Art Gala

 

Columbia Opportunity Resource (COR) is seeking artists to submit their work to the 6th annual Time for Art Gala, to be held Saturday, November 23 from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Columbia Museum of Art. Time for Art connects the arts, business and nonprofit communities throughout the Midlands for an evening to network and celebrate…

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East Cooper Breakfast Rotary Club

 

The East Cooper Breakfast Rotary Club was chartered in 1996 as a registered 501(c)4 non-profit organization with 35 charter members. We are committed to working with youth, helping our community and playing an active part in Rotary’s International Community Service Projects. We meet at the Cooper River Room at the Mt. Pleasant Waterfront Park located…

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Greenville Chamber and United Way of Greenville County graduate inaugural PROPEL GVL class

 

The Greenville Chamber and United Way of Greenville County recently held a graduation event for its first PROPEL GVL class, a five-week board training and executive leadership program designed to expose participants to the integral elements of board membership and effective board and committee service. The first graduating class of the PROPEL GVL program are:…

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United Way of the Midlands receives nearly $158,000 from Richland County Government to fund Resiliency Team pilot program at Jackson Creek Elementary School

 

United Way of the Midlands received nearly $158,000 from Richland County Government to fund the launch of a pilot program placing a Resiliency Team, part of United Way of Midlands Resilient Richland initiative, at Richland School District Two’s Jackson Creek Elementary School. “We’re excited to partner with Richland School District Two to launch our first…

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Registration now open for October 22 On The Table Conversations powered by Central Carolina Community Foundation

 

Second annual engaging conversation initiative will bring people together across the Midlands to break bread and discuss the future of our communities. Central Carolina Community Foundation, the Midlands’ center for philanthropy, invites Richland and Lexington County residents to participate in On the Table, an initiative that will bring people together to break bread and share…

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Non Profit Minute – Amy Splittgerber, The SC Alliance of YMCAs

 

The Who’s on the Move, BizSC, Non Profit Minute is a quick, two-minute interview in support of the amazing impact that local non profits have on our communities. We would like to thank our sponsors of this video series: BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina, NP Strategy and South Carolina Federal Credit Union. Amy Splittgerber, The SC…

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Technology changes real estate trade

 

Over the past 20 years, technology has spawned widespread changes in real estate buying, selling and closings, according to lawyer and broker Gary Pickren, guest speaker at Capital Rotary’s Aug. 14 meeting. Pickren (in photo with Rotarian Gloria Saeed) detailed changing roles for agents and attorneys in today’s electronic-driven marketplace. Agents – once seen as…

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Upstate International

 

Embracing and Empowering all Nationalities in a Thriving Upstate Upstate International (UI) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that exists to empower people and businesses of all nations to thrive in the Upstate by connecting them through programs, events, and initiatives that foster the dynamic exchange of international cultures and ideas.

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South Carolina Restaurant and Lodging Association to host annual Hospitality Leaders Golf Tournament

 

The South Carolina Restaurant and Lodging Association (SCRLA) will host its 2019 Hospitality Leaders Golf Tournament at the Dataw Island Golf Club on Monday, September 9. Presented by US. Foods, all proceeds from the tournament benefit the South Carolina Restaurant and Lodging Education Foundation, the only charitable foundation in the state dedicated to building a…

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