Lee Ann Watson named Paul Harris Fellow Plus-One

  December 16, 2020

Columbia’s Capital Rotary has recognized member Lee Ann Watson for making continuing contributions to the Rotary Foundation’s global humanitarian and educational programs. She was named a Paul Harris Fellow Plus-One…

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Countybank pledges $855 for United Way of Anderson County

  December 15, 2020

Countybank’s Anderson team recently donated $855 as part of their annual Pacesetter Campaign to the United Way of Anderson County. “Our team is grateful for Countybank’s support this year through…

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Team Richland One raises nearly $19,000 to fight breast cancer

  December 15, 2020

Team Richland One raised $18,832 to fight breast cancer through the district’s participation in Prisma Health’s annual Walk for Life and Famously Hot Pink Half Marathon fundraiser. This year district…

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Synovus presents YMCA of Greenville with $5,000

  December 10, 2020

Synovus Financial Corporation presented two checks totaling $5,000 to the YMCA of Greenville on Wednesday, December 9 – $2,500 for the Y’s COVID relief emergency food program, and $2,500 for…

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Countybank and Greenwood Capital pledge almost $27,000 for United Way

  December 10, 2020

Countybank and Greenwood Capital donated $26,936 as part of their annual Pacesetter Campaign to the United Way of Greenwood and Abbeville Counties. Associates from both organizations made personal pledge donations…

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United Way of the Piedmont

  December 9, 2020

United Way of the Piedmont is a local nonprofit that fights for the education, financial stability, and health of every member of our community. Our mission is to connect, engage,…

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Columbia World Affairs Council

  December 9, 2020

The Columbia World Affairs Council is a non-profit, nonpartisan organization promoting public awareness ​of global issues and facilitating international activities ​​in the Midlands of South Carolina. Our mission is to…

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Sumter Girl Scout receives prestigious Medal of Honor

  December 8, 2020

Girl Scouts of South Carolina – Mountains to Midlands announced the Medal of Honor has been awarded to Ivey Elizabeth Edwards of Sumter, South Carolina. Ivey’s mother, Jennifer, is especially…

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Emrys Foundation announces call for submissions to arts scholarship

  December 3, 2020

The Emrys Foundation, Greenville’s premier literary-arts organization, announces the Dec. 1 opening of submissions to the annual Alice Conger Patterson Scholarship for South Carolinians pursuing or enhancing their career in the…

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Southeastern Wildlife Exposition (SEWE)

  December 3, 2020

Since 1983, Southeastern Wildlife Exposition (SEWE) has proudly presented the finest in wildlife art and the sporting life. Held in Charleston, South Carolina, SEWE is one of the longest running…

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Be mindful of holiday triggers that lead to substance misuse

  December 3, 2020

After a year marked by the first global pandemic, social isolation, and rising unemployment—not to mention political and social turmoil—an overwhelming majority of Americans are looking forward to the holidays…

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Countybank launches debit card swipe campaign

  December 3, 2020

Countybank is excited to announce the launch of its first debit card swipe campaign that results in contributions to local organizations through the Countybank Foundation. “As the holidays quickly approach,…

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Giving Tuesday with Home Advantage Realty

  December 1, 2020

This year is different. While we cannot gather as we have in past years, Jill and John Moylan and Home Advantage Realty are pleased to donate the costs of our…

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Sea Cadets raise new jack over USS Columbia memorial

  December 1, 2020

Who were those masked young people at Memorial Park in Columbia recently, and what were they doing? Those were members of the Columbia (CL-56) Palmetto Division of the Sea Cadets,…

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Tickets launch for the Annual Lowcountry Oyster Festival

  December 1, 2020

The Charleston Restaurant Foundation (CRF) is pleased to announce that tickets to the world’s largest oyster festival – the 38th Annual Lowcountry Oyster Festival – are now available for purchase…

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Support Lowcountry lands and waters on GivingTuesday

  December 1, 2020

Lowcountry Land Trust is participating in the global generosity movement Giving Tuesday, raising money to further its work preserving vital Lowcountry lands and waterways. Dottie’s Pharmacy has pledged to match…

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Non Profit Minute – Beth Amodio, One Warm Coat

  December 1, 2020

The Who’s on the Move, 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…

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Church provides Thanksgiving dinners for 80 seniors

  November 24, 2020

Retired Richland County deputy sheriffs and others making deliveries By W. Thomas Smith Jr. Saint David’s Episcopal Church in Northeast Columbia provided 80 Thanksgiving dinners for seniors across Columbia and…

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Richland Library announces Thanksgiving schedule

  November 23, 2020

All Richland Library locations will close 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, November 25 and remain closed Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27 in observance of Thanksgiving. Local residents will still be…

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Lowcountry Food Bank announces new Nutrition Policy

  November 23, 2020

Nutrition policy guides LCFB food procurement and distribution for those who struggle with hunger in the Lowcountry The Lowcountry Food Bank (LCFB), whose mission is to lead the fight against…

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One SC Fund awards $426,600 for hurricane relief

  November 22, 2020

Grants bring total to more than $8.5 million distributed to nonprofits since the fund’s inception The One SC Fund Hurricane Response Committee has awarded $426,600 in grants to 11 organizations…

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CDS announces new Board Members for 2021

  November 20, 2020

The Center for Developmental Services announces the appointment of three new members to its Board of Directors: Thomas Kuckhoff, Tish Lanier and Ryan Tiller. “We are excited to have these…

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Greenville Women Giving grant application deadline Nov. 27

  November 20, 2020

Non-profit organizations serving Greenville County have until November 27 to apply for a $50,000 grant from Greenville Women Giving. Recognizing the immense challenges of non-profits during the pandemic, GWG has…

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