Community Foundation Announces New Board Members

  August 25, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – August 25, 2009 – Central Carolina Community Foundation is pleased to announce the following new members to its Board of Trustees:  Love Collins III – Executive Vice…

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Reliant Hospice Seeks Volunteers

  August 17, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – August 17, 2009 – Columbia-based Reliant Hospice is currently seeking volunteers to assist its network of caregivers throughout a 32-county service area. Volunteers do not need medical…

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Rotary GSE Trip to Brazil

  August 13, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – August 13, 2009 – The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International is seeking young professionals and business people who are interested in participating in an all-expenses-paid trip to…

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Yikes! King Street Invaded by Marching Ants!

  August 13, 2009

Local Artist, King Street Merchants Use Insect Procession To Support Darkness to Light’s “Prevent-a-Thon” in August CHARLESTON, SC – July 27, 2009 – Backed by an army of colorful, giant ants,…

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Grant Proposals Sought for new HIV/AIDS Prevention Program

  August 13, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – August 13, 2009 – The Central Carolina AIDS Partnership (CCAP) is seeking grant proposals for a new HIV/AIDS prevention program through Central Carolina Community Foundation.  Grants will…

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Community Leaders Step Up When it is Needed Most

  August 3, 2009

Announcing United Way of the Midlands 2009-2010 Board of Directors COLUMBIA, SC – August 3, 2009  – As United Way of the Midlands kicks off a new fiscal year, the members…

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Thrift Stores Thriving in Downturn Economy

  July 22, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – July 22, 2009 – With the economy still sluggish at best, millions of people continue to have less and less to spend. But the news is not…

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Columbia Attorney Named President-Elect

  July 20, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – July 20, 2009 – The Bar Foundation is pleased to announce Toyya Brawley Gray as President-Elect of its Board of Directors. Gray, of The Law Offices of…

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Red Cross Meets Real Life

  July 20, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – July 20, 2009 – Red Cross Meets Real Life. RED CROSS FIRE FAMILY FINALLY RETURNS HOME On July 3, Todd and Michelle Collins had reason to celebrate.…

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SCANPO Announces New Executive Committee

  July 15, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – July 15, 2009 – The South Carolina Association of Nonprofit Organizations (SCANPO) elected a new executive committee to its Board of Directors.  With the addition of the…

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Jeff Becraft, Executive Director of Youth Corps

  July 13, 2009

MidlandsBiz: What is Youth Corps? Jeff Becraft: Youth Corps is a leadership development experience for high school students here in Richland & Lexington Counties (the Midlands).  Each year, thirty-six outstanding…

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Red Cross Announces Regional Heroes Campaign

  July 10, 2009

Grassroots fundraising efforts will help support local Red Cross mission COLUMBIA, SC – July 8, 2009 – The local Red Cross has announced that Deepal Eliatamby has been named chairman…

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Red Cross Honors Volunteers at Annual Meeting

  June 26, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – June 26, 2009The American Red Cross of Central South Carolina and the South Carolina Blood Services Region hosted Past, Present & Future, 2009 Annual Meeting at the…

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Junior Achievement Announces Staff Changes

  June 24, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC -June 24, 2009 – Chair of the Board of Junior Achievement of Central South Carolina, Inc., (JACSC) Henri Etta Baskins, announced today that Mary W. Grimball, President and CEO,…

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Sisters of Charity Foundation Awards $58,113 in Grants

  June 23, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – JUNE 23, 2009 – The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded 20 Caritas grants totaling $58,113 to nonprofit and faith-based organizations across South Carolina.…

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Bailey Promoted to Director of Communications

  June 15, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – June 15, 2009 – The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina is pleased to announce Brooke Bailey as its new director of communications. Bailey joined the…

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Carolina Ballet Theatre Appoints New Executive Director

  May 29, 2009

GREENVILLE, SC – May 29,2009 – Sallie Holder, board president of Carolina Ballet Theatre (CBT) has announced the Board of Directors’ selection for the professional dance company’s new Executive Director, Laura…

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Bark in the Park at Lake Carolina

  May 28, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – May 28, 2009 – Lake Carolina is pleased to announce Bark in the Park, a festival for dogs, to help celebrate Lake Carolina’s newest upcoming amenity, a 1-acre…

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Local Red Cross to Host Mass CPR/AED Training

  May 28, 2009

Discounted course will commemorate National CPR/AED Awareness Week, June 1-7 COLUMBIA, SC – May 28, 2009 – On Saturday, June 6, head to the Red Cross, 2751 Bull Street, Columbia,…

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Sisters of Charity Foundation Awards $550,000 in Grants

  May 28, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – May 28, 2009 – The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded 12 Responsive Grants totaling $550,000 to nonprofit and faith-based organizations across South Carolina.…

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State Museum Foundation Gains Three New Members

  May 22, 2009

COLUMBIA, SC – May 22, 2009 – Polly Howser, Katie Rama and William F. Billy Cave recently were elected to the board of directors of the South Carolina State Museum…

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L.A.W.K. “Ladies Armed With Knowledge”

  May 6, 2009

Dear Sir or Madam,  My name is Cathrin Savage and I am a Program Coordinator for L.A.W.K. – Ladies Armed with Knowledge- an innovative program aimed to fight hopelessness and apathy…

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