Fluor Field House opens in time for football season

  September 7, 2015

GREENVILLE, SC – The new Fluor Field House at the SC School for the Deaf and the Blind opened this week just in time for football season. The school’s fundraising…

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Fluor Field House opens in time for football season

  September 7, 2015

GREENVILLE, SC – The new Fluor Field House at the SC School for the Deaf and the Blind opened this week just in time for football season. The school’s fundraising…

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Posted in: upstatebizsc   Category: non-profit, on-the-move, philanthropy, sports

Love Where You Live: Why I Go ‘Round in Circles’!

  August 28, 2015

From JoAnn Turnquist: I’m delighted to introduce Dr. Benjamin Dixon, our first guest blogger in our “Love Where You Live” series. Dr. Dixon is the founder and President of COLA…

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Love Where You Live

  August 13, 2015

By JoAnn Turnquist     There’s a lot to love about the Midlands. From vibrant festivals and weekend events to beautiful parks and places to gather, our community offers much…

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Creating Change As One Community

  March 16, 2015

By JoAnn Turnquist   Did you know that the “case of the century” began in South Carolina?  In the late 1940s, residents of Clarendon County decided it was time for change. …

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Walmart Awards $50,000 to Friends of Caroline Hospice

  March 1, 2015

CHARLESTON, SC – Friends of Caroline Hospice announced that it has received a $50,000 grant from Walmart. This gift will support their ongoing mission to provide services that offer hope,…

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Walmart Awards $50,000 to Friends of Caroline Hospice

  March 1, 2015

CHARLESTON, SC – Friends of Caroline Hospice announced that it has received a $50,000 grant from Walmart. This gift will support their ongoing mission to provide services that offer hope,…

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Women in Philanthropy honored with TWIN Award

  February 18, 2015

COLUMBIA, SC – Women in Philanthropy was honored with the TWIN Award by the Palmetto Center for Women.  The TWIN Awards are a distinguished honor presented to women whose outstanding…

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Kenneth Shuler, Kenneth Shuler Schools of Cosmetology

  February 17, 2015

MidlandsBiz Podcast Series’ mission is to support leadership in Giving Back, Diversity, Entrepreneurship, Continuous Education, the Knowledge Economy and the Arts. ~ Thanks to our Sponsor:     Entrepreneur.  Giving…

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A Matchmaker for Philanthropy

  February 13, 2015

By JoAnn Turnquist    What do Match.com, eHarmony and Central Carolina Community Foundation have in common?  The answer?  We are all dating sites.  Yes, believe it or not, Central Carolina Community Foundation has been a matchmaker…

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Mauldin Rotary honors three with Service Above Self Award

  February 11, 2015

MAULDIN, SC – The Rotary Club of Mauldin celebrated 35 years of service by honoring three community leaders who embody the organization’s purpose of service above self. The honorees include…

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Mauldin Rotary honors three with Service Above Self Award

  February 11, 2015

MAULDIN, SC – The Rotary Club of Mauldin celebrated 35 years of service by honoring three community leaders who embody the organization’s purpose of service above self. The honorees include…

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Toyota of Greer gives $20,000 to March of Dimes

  February 5, 2015

GREER, SC – Toyota of Greer donated $20,000 to the 2015 March for Babies campaign at the annual kickoff luncheon. More than 150 people attended the event as Toyota of…

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Toyota of Greer gives $20,000 to March of Dimes

  February 5, 2015

GREER, SC – Toyota of Greer donated $20,000 to the 2015 March for Babies campaign at the annual kickoff luncheon. More than 150 people attended the event as Toyota of…

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5 Reasons You Need a Will, Today

  January 29, 2015

By JoAnn Turnquist    Planning is a big part of our lives.  We plan our days, our meals and our vacations.  We make plans for lunches, business meetings and birthday celebrations. …

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ReWiGo receives donation from GGAR

  January 21, 2015

GREENVILLE, SC – ReWiGo (Ready, Willing, Go) Ministries was a recent recipient of an $8,000 donation from the Greater Greenville Association of Realtors’ Community Service Committee. The money was raised through…

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ReWiGo receives donation from GGAR

  January 21, 2015

GREENVILLE, SC – ReWiGo (Ready, Willing, Go) Ministries was a recent recipient of an $8,000 donation from the Greater Greenville Association of Realtors’ Community Service Committee. The money was raised through…

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Sonoco Foundation Accepting Spring Grant Proposals

  January 20, 2015

More than $2.5 million in grants awarded to South Carolina nonprofits in 2014 COLUMBIA, SC – The Sonoco Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Hartsville, S.C.-based Sonoco Products Company, is now accepting…

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Sonoco Foundation Accepting Spring Grant Proposals

  January 20, 2015

More than $2.5 million in grants awarded to South Carolina nonprofits in 2014 COLUMBIA, SC – The Sonoco Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Hartsville, S.C.-based Sonoco Products Company, is now accepting…

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The Chain Reaction of Giving

  January 15, 2015

By JoAnn Turnquist    One of my favorite games growing up was dominos.  But I never actually followed the rules. Instead, I took my domino collection and made designs on the…

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Dixon Hughes Goodman Donates Over 400,000 Lbs. of Food

  January 9, 2015

COLUMBIA, SC – In the last 12 months, Dixon Hughes Goodman (DHG) donated 431,475 lbs. of food to organizations that feed the hungry. With their Count the Cans Food Drive,…

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Dixon Hughes Goodman Donates Over 400,000 Lbs. of Food

  January 9, 2015

COLUMBIA, SC – In the last 12 months, Dixon Hughes Goodman (DHG) donated 431,475 lbs. of food to organizations that feed the hungry. With their Count the Cans Food Drive,…

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A Lesson from Luke

  January 9, 2015

By JoAnn Turnquist     After spin class last Saturday, my neighbor Kevin asked my advice about making a donation. His son Luke, who is in 2nd grade, had seen the…

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Dixon Hughes Goodman Donates Over 400,000 Lbs. of Food

  January 9, 2015

COLUMBIA, SC – In the last 12 months, Dixon Hughes Goodman (DHG) donated 431,475 lbs. of food to organizations that feed the hungry. With their Count the Cans Food Drive,…

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