Enjoy Black History Month programs at the CMA

  January 31, 2023

A mix of talks, films, and music celebrating Black artists The Columbia Museum of Art is offering a slate of programming celebrating Black History Month this February, including art talks,…

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Laurens County First Steps Board Meeting

  January 31, 2023

The Laurens County First Steps Board of Directors will meet on Monday, February 13, 2023 at the Laurens County First Steps office (1029 West Main Street, Laurens, SC 29360). The…

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Greenville Housing Fund acquires large Greenville complex

  January 30, 2023

Greenville Housing Fund (GHF) announced its purchase of Century Plaza Apartments, formerly known as The Ivy, a 212-unit complex on Century Drive in the Overbrook neighborhood. In GHF’s largest financial…

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Clinton YMCA – Hosting A Chicken Truck Sale

  January 27, 2023

The Clinton YMCA will be hosting a Chicken Truck Sale from House of Raeford. The last time the chicken truck came was in 2021 with over 300 orders. Pre-orders are…

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Clinton Family YMCA Youth Baseball and Softball Registration

  January 26, 2023

Registration for YMCA youth baseball and softball is open. The deadline to register your child is Thursday, February 9. Playing Divisions Baseball: (Ages as of May 1, 2023) age 3-4…

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Wendy Methvin named SEL4SC Executive Director

  January 26, 2023

The Social Emotional Learning Alliance for South Carolina (SEL4SC) announced that it has appointed Wendy Methvin as its executive director. After graduating Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude in…

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Thornwell Charter School Now Enrolling

  January 25, 2023

Parents who are interested in enrolling their children in grades 5K – 11 at Thornwell Charter School (TCS) are asked to complete the enrollment form that can be found on the…

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Main Street Laurens to Renovate Wells Clardy Cottage

  January 25, 2023

Main Street Laurens has announced the hiring of Mantis Homes to renovate the “Wells Clardy Cottage” located on West Main Street into a showplace AirBnb. Main Street Laurens was gifted…

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Residential Director

  January 22, 2023

Responsibilities: The Residential Director oversees 2 ICF locations, and 2 CRCF locations. Residential Director is responsible for establishing goals and priorities, reallocating resources to ensure compliance with regional, state, and…

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Canterbury House announces new chairman and president

  January 21, 2023

Canterbury House is under new leadership as its chairman and president, Dr. Edmund Rhett Jr., officially stepped down from his post this morning. Fred Fabian, president of eLifespaces, will succeed…

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41 Upstate leaders selected to become Riley Fellows

  January 19, 2023

Forty-one leaders from across the Upstate will have new tools and perspectives to leverage diversity to improve organizational outcomes and drive social and economic progress in South Carolina, gained through…

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Charleston Digital Corridor announces 2023 iFiveK

  January 17, 2023

Following the successful return of this tech-focused 5k race to downtown Charleston in 2022, the Charleston Digital Corridor (CDC), along with title sponsor Charleston County Economic Development, is pleased to…

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Riggs Partners announces 2023 pro bono marketing marathon for nonprofits

  January 17, 2023

Riggs Partners will hold its 25th annual CreateAthon event to benefit Midlands- and Upstate-area nonprofits on March 23-24, 2023. CreateAthon is a 24-hour marathon during which professionals provide marketing services…

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Palmetto Promise Institute announces new President & CEO

  January 12, 2023

Wendy D. Damron, CPA, of Charleston is New PPI Leader Palmetto Promise Institute (PPI) announced the appointment of Wendy Damron as the organization’s new President and CEO, effective January 16th,…

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Midlands Youth Apprenticeship Program launches in 2023

  January 12, 2023

Special Interest Sessions Available for Interested Families In partnership with Midlands Technical College (MTC) and Apprenticeship Carolina, the Columbia Chamber is recruiting new participants in the Midlands Youth Apprenticeship Program…

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Countybank successfully completes swipe to donate campaign

  January 12, 2023

Countybank announced that it has successfully completed its third annual swipe to donate campaign that occurred throughout December 2022. “We could not be more thankful to our customers for consistently…

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Statewide nonprofit makes an impact

  January 12, 2023

Limitless Purpose is thrilled to announce its impact since the statewide nonprofit was founded in 2019. Despits the inevitable delays caused by the COVID pandemic, the volunteer-led organization has made…

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YWCA Greater Charleston hosts 51st Annual MLK celebration

  January 11, 2023

Pictured is K.J. Kearney, founder of Black Food Fridays and this year’s parade marshal This January, South Carolinians will come together to celebrate Charleston’s 51st Annual Reverend Dr. Martin Luther…

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Laurens County Cancer Association Part-Time Executive Director

  January 9, 2023

The Laurens County Cancer Association is seeking to hire a Part-time Executive Director. Our Mission:  The Laurens County Cancer Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing quality-of-life services to Laurens…

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Elisabeth Kovacs named Executive Director of SC Future Makers

  January 5, 2023

Economic and Workforce Development Professional to Lead First-In-The-Nation Program SC Future Makers, a 501c3 nonprofit organization affiliated with the South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance, announced that Elisabeth Kovacs will serve as…

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