Community Foundation Invests over $70,000 in the Greater Midlands

 

COLUMBIA, SC – June 3, 2008 – Central Carolina Community Foundation announces the investment of over $70,000 in the Midlands through a semi-annual, competitive grant process in which eight grants…

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Over 100 Local Boy Scouts Head to Philmot, New Mexico for Summer Trek

 

Disadvantaged youth find place to belong in Scouting COLUMBIA, SC – June 2, 2008 – The Indian Waters Council is sending over 100 Boy Scouts to Philmont in Cimarron, New…

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COR Recognized for Volunteer Services

 

COR charitable recipient at the St. Pat’s charity press conference COLUMBIA, SC – May 19, 2008 – Columbia Opportunity Resource (COR) received a generous donation at a press conference held by…

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Columbia BBB Offers Free Document Shredding As Part of 'Secure Your ID' Day May 3

 

COLUMBIA, SC – April 25, 2008 – The Better Business Bureau of Central South Carolina and Charleston will be offering free document shredding for individuals and small businesses this Saturday,…

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S.C. BlueCross, WLTX-TV Team Up for Walk @ Lunch Day Event in Columbia

 

COLUMBIA, SC  – April 14, 2008 – A walking course, health screenings, chair massages, entertainment and giveaways are a few of the items on tap at Columbia’s Finlay Park during…

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Central Carolina Community Foundation Announces New Administrative Assistant

 

COLUMBIA, SC – April 7, 2008 – Central Carolina Community Foundation announces the appointment of Mary Haggins as Administrative Assistant. In this new role, Mary will provide support to the…

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Fed Reserve Bank Senior VP to Deliver Keynote at Claflin University Business Community Alliance Luncheon

 

ORANGEBURG, SC – March 7, 2008 – Claflin University’s eleventh annual Business Community Alliance Luncheon, which provides an opportunity for students to showcase their innovative programs to leaders in the South…

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SC Chamber Holds Free Seminar on How to Buy and Sell Your Business

 

COLUMBIA, SC – the SC State Chamber will host a free public seminar that will provide company leaders, shareholders, and their advisors with practical tips on buying and selling their businesses. …

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Thomas Tisdale Elected President of South Carolina Historical Society

 

COLUMBIA, SC – February 19, 2008 – Thomas S. Tisdale, a Partner in Nexsen Pruet’s Charleston office, has been elected president of the South Carolina Historical Society, one of the…

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Children’s Charities of the Midlands Donates $12,000

 

COLUMBIA, SC – February 18, 2008 – Children’s Charities of the Midlands is proud to announce that it has donated over $50,000 since its inception to various charities in the Midlands…

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SCACPA Associate Director Reva Brennan, MPA earns CAE Credential

 

SCACPA Associate Director Revira Brennan, MPA Earns Certified Association Executive Credential COLUMBIA, SC and WASHINGTON, DC – February 7, 2008 – The American Society of Association Executives announces that Revira…

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The Jeep Rogers Family YMCA at Lake Carolina Celebrates its Grand Opening

 

COLUMBIA, SC – January 31, 2008 – The Jeep Rogers Family YMCA at Lake Carolina celebrated its Grand Opening in style on Saturday, January 26. The public attended the Grand Opening…

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John Mikula to join Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce

 

COLUMBIA, SC – January 30, 2008 – The Greater Columbia  Chamber of  Commerce is pleased  to announce that John J. Mikula, president and founder of Mikor LLC, a Greenville-based management consulting…

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Racing Against Hunger

 

COLUMBIA, SC – January 30, 2008 – As everyone settles back to their daily routine following the holidays, the Indian Waters Council of the Boy Scouts of America, would like…

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Midlands Education and Business Alliance Announces Leadership Changes

 

COLUMBIA, SC – January 15, 2008 – The Midlands Education and Business Alliance (MEBA) Board of Directors announced staff leadership changes at its January board meeting.  Dr. Kaye K. Shaw,…

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Midlands Education and Business Alliance to Announce Leadership Changes at January Board Meeting

 

COLUMBIA, SC – January 11, 2008 – The Midlands Education and Business Alliance (MEBA) will announce staff leadership changes at its January Board meeting.  Who:               Midlands Education and Business Alliance…

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Grant Jackson to Join Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce

 

COLUMBIA, SC – January 4, 2008 – The Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that C. Grant Jackson, Business Editor and Columnist for The State newspaper, will…

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Friends of Juvenile Justice Names New Board Members

 

COLUMBIA, SC – December 12, 2007 – Timothy Ervolina, CEO & President, United Way of SC, Columbia, S.C. has been appointed to serve on the statewide Board of Friends of Juvenile Justice.…

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Friends of Juvenile Justice Name New Board Members

 

COLUMBIA, SC – December 12, 2007 –  David Lockwood, Senior Vice President and Principal for Colliers Keenan Inc. located in Columbia, S.C. has been appointed to serve on the statewide Board…

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2007 City Christmas Ornament For Sale At The Columbia Regional Visitors Center

 

COLUMBIA, SC – December 13, 200 – The Columbia Regional Visitors Center (CRVC) is selling the  2007 “Official City Ornament” presented by the Babcock Center Foundation.  The cost of the Christmas…

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Columbia Young Professionals Alliance Announces Second Annual Holiday Party

 

Columbia, South Carolina – November 29, 2007 – The Columbia Young Professionals Alliance, a group of nine of Columbia’s leading membership organizations collaborating to produce groundbreaking social and sporting events…

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S.C. Centers of Economic Excellence Review Board Welcomes New Member

 

COLUMBIA, SC – November 12, 2007 — At its recent meeting, the S.C. Centers of Economic Excellence (CoEE) Review Board welcomed a new member. Pamela Pace Lackey, president of AT&T…

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Lake Murray Jaycees Charter is Recognized by Senate and House

 

COLUMBIA, SC – October 16, 2007– The Lake Murray Jaycees were recognized publicly by Senator Ronnie Cromer & House of Representative Chip Huggins on Monday, October 15th at 12 noon…

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Divas on a Dime Present

 

COLUMBIA, SC – October 12, 2007 – Divas on a Dime will host a date with the divas, a one-day consignment event targeting women on October 20th at Hush Lounge…

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Midlands Education and Business Alliance Names Officers

 

COLUMBIA, SC – October 10, 2007 – Midlands Education and Business Alliance (MEBA) announces board officers for 2007-2008:  Chair Robert Dozier, COO and Managing Director, Homeowners Mortgage; Vice-Chair Sister Judith…

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Lake Murray Jaycees Charter is Recognized by Senate and House

 

COLUMBIA, SC – The Lake Murray Jaycees will be recognized publicly by Senator Ronnie Cromer & House of Representative Chip Huggins on Monday, October 15th at 12 noon at That…

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Lake Murray Jaycees Charter is Founded

 

Columbia, SC – October 2, 2007 –  A group of young professionals in the Irmo/Lake Murray community have joined together to form the newest group in Columbia. The Lake Murray Chapter…

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Carolinas Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (CACCE) Names Honorary Lifetime Members

 

COLUMBIA, SC-  October 1, 2007 – The Carolinas Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (CACCE) recognized two retired chamber executives from North Carolina and South Carolina at their Annual Management…

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Central Carolina Community Foundation Names Director of Donor Relations

 

COLUMBIA, SC – September 26, 2007 – Central Carolina Community Foundation announces the appointment of Jo Bull as Director of Donor Relations. In this new role, Jo is responsible for…

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Columbia Children Overflow with excitement as they Design KaBOOM! Playground

 

COLUMBIA, SC – September 17, 2007 – Eighty children submitted dream playground drawings to KaBOOM, who will work with playspace designers for a new structure set to be built November…

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Midlands Education and Business Alliance Receives Donation from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation

 

September 5, 2007 – Midlands Education and Business Alliance (MEBA) is pleased to announce a $10,000 donation from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation to help support MEBA’s premier program,…

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5th Annual Prudential Midlands Fall Wine Festival At Lake Carolina

 

COLUMBIA, SC – The 5th Annual Prudential Midlands Real Estate Fall Wine Festival at Lake Carolina will be held on Lake Carolina’s Village Green on Sunday, October 21, 2007, from…

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Central Carolina Community Foundation Announces New Board Members and Officers

 

COLUMBIA, SC – August 7, 2007 – Central Carolina Community Foundation is pleased to announce the following new members to our Board of Trustees: · Peter M. Brown, Vice President, Colite…

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PalmettoPride, USNet Financial Launch Corporate Partnership to Encourage Support for Statewide Beautification and Cleanup Efforts

 

COLUMBIA, S.C. – July 31, 2007– Helping keep South Carolina clean and beautiful just got a little easier thanks to a new corporate partnership between USNet Financial and PalmettoPride, South…

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5 Points Wheels Calls on Community For Support To Launch

 

Columbia, S.C. – July 30, 2007 – With two grants in hand, the Capital Senior Center is calling on the community to help launch its new transportation program, 5 Points…

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Central Carolina Community Foundation Invests Over $60,000 in the Greater Midlands

 

COLUMBIA, SC – Central Carolina Community Foundation recently invested $60,088 in the Midlands through the distribution of eight impact grants to nonprofit organizations. These grants were awarded through a semi-annual,…

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