Charleston Animal Society announces “Paws in the Park”


Fundraising Walk/Run for Toby’s Medical Fund is Nov. 16th at Riverfront Park in N. Charleston This year we are announcing an exciting new event “Paws in the Park” on November 16th at Riverfront Park in North Charleston. Paws in the Park is a fun/run festival for animals with a 5k Walk/Run, music and food, Beer & wine,…

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Aflac awards $125K in grants to SC nonprofits


Aflac is granting $125,000 to 17 local nonprofits working on projects that support health & well-being, education, and community development programs.  The selected organizations and their projects are: Autism Academy of SC’s Preschool Parenting Groups, a parent training program for caregivers of toddlers with a new diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder. Food for the Soul KC’s Overnight…

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Food Lion donates new refrigerated truck to Lowcountry Food Bank


Truck helps fight hunger throughout coastal South Carolina The Lowcountry Food Bank (LCFB) announced today that Food Lion Feeds has donated a new 26′ refrigerated truck to help fight hunger in the 10 coastal South Carolina counties that LCFB serves. LCFB’s ability to pick up and transport food to assist individuals who struggle with food insecurity is vital to…

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Colliers International guides Cognito Forms through expansion of office space in The Vista district


Office, retail and restaurant space at 929 Gervais Street remains at full occupancy with collaboration between landlord, tenants and brokers. Colliers International’s Mary Winter Teaster recently assisted Cognito Forms in expanding its headquarters at 929 Gervais Street in The Vista district. While the company only recently moved into the building, accelerating worldwide demand for their…

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Frampton Construction makes two senior level promotions


Frampton Construction Company, LLC, a regional full-service construction firm providing planning and design support, preconstruction, and construction services, has promoted Keaton Green and Craig Calhoun to new leadership positions. Green, who joined Frampton Construction in July 2013 as director, has been named vice president in the company’s Charleston, S.C., office. His expanded role includes managing…

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Greenville Chamber receives national recognition at Chamber Executives Conference


The Greenville Chamber received numerous awards at the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) 2019 Annual Convention in Long Beach, California. The Greenville Chamber received two “Awards of Excellence” in the Communications Excellence awards program; Julie Alexander, the Chamber’s former Senior Investor Development Manager, received a Gold Level Lifetime Sales Achievement Award; and Ben…

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Ten at the Top names Kaylee Harrison Collective Capacity Coordinator


Ten at the Top (TATT) has announced the addition of Kaylee Harrison to the position of Collective Capacity Coordinator. Her role will be to continue building the capacity of Ten at the Top’s task forces and working groups that have an ongoing focus on collaborating to address regional issues. Those groups include the Education Spectrum…

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From the slums of Kenya to the stage at USC 11 International Students arrive for Summer Dance Program


11 international students arrived last week for the University of South Carolina’s Summer Ballet and Contemporary Dance Intensives. For the past seven years, The Columbia South Carolina based non-profit Artists For Africa has been sponsoring gifted dancers from Kenya, most with impoverished backgrounds, to improve their dancing techniques while improving their lives as well. As…

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Charleston Office Advisors represented the landlord in the renewal, expansion of 6,381 SF of office space in North Charleston


Lee & Associates Charleston’s Pete Harper, CCIM, Reid Davis, CCIM, SIOR and, Cameron Yost and the owners of Corporate Square I want to congratulate Stasmayer, Inc. on renewing and expanding their lease into 6,381SF at Corporate Square I, Suite 201 & 206 located at 2420 Mall Drive in North Charleston, SC. Professionally managed by Lee…

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Smoak Public Relations hires new Digital Media Coordinator and Office Manager


Smoak Public Relations has hired Hannah Robinson as its Digital Media Coordinator and Leslie Lapointe as Office Manager.  Robinson will strategize, create and publish social media content.  Lapointe will support the staff with general administration and operational duties. Hannah Robinson and Leslie Lapointe Robinson is a graduate of Furman University, where she earned her bachelor’s…

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