Category Archives: Community outreach

Anderson University Helping Develop Affordable Housing for Community

[caption id="attachment_31883" align="alignleft" width="300"] Anderson University School of Interior Design students are among those from the university helping develop a 'tiny house' project in the city of Anderson. Officials hope it is the first step in developing affordable housing options in the city without the risk of gentrification.[/caption] Interior design students from Anderson University are…
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Reedy River Duck Derby Announces Event Activities

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Organizers of the 2019 Duck Derby announced a fun-filled lineup today. While the event is known for the 10,000 little ducks that float over the Reedy River falls to help local charities, the Rotary Club of the Reedy River Greenville, also hosts an all-day celebration featuring live music from local artists, drum…
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SCCADVASA Launches Healthy Relationships Campaign to Recognize Sexual Assault Awareness Month

[caption id="attachment_31679" align="alignleft" width="300"] Digital campaign aimed at teens and young adults demonstrates qualities of healthy relationships[/caption] April 1, 2019 (COLUMBIA, S.C.) — The South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (SCCADVASA) recognizes the eighteenth annual Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) with the launch of its Spring 2019 healthy relationships digital marketing campaign,…
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Miracle Hill in Motion to Provide Care and Support for Homeless

[caption id="attachment_31638" align="alignnone" width="1376"] Cyclists participate in Miracle in Motion to benefit homeless[/caption] Cyclists, Kid Ninja Warriors and Volunteers Needed for Event GREENVILLE, SC (March 28, 2019) – Miracle Hill Ministries will host its second annual Miracle Hill in Motion on June 1, 2019, a fundraising event that includes four cycling routes for novice and…
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Mark Your Calendars BBB® & AARP® Secure Your ID “Shred Day”

Better Business Bureau of the Upstate & AARP® South Carolina are partnering together to host Shred Day, a national event created to promote identity theft and fraud awareness. On Friday, April 26, the Simpsonville shred event will be held from 9-12 at Heritage Park., 861 SE Main Street, Simpsonville, SC 29680. On Saturday, April 27,…
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Just Say Something Hosts 31st Annual Red Ribbon Classic Golf Tournament!

Just Say Something Hosts 31st Annual Red Ribbon Classic Golf Tournament! Greenville, SC – Just Say Something, formally Greenville Family Partnership, will be hosting their 31st annual Red Ribbon Classic Golf Tournament on Monday, April 29th at the Green Valley Country Club. The tournament strives to bring awareness to something that has taken over our…
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The Blood Connection Recognizes Spartanburg Ecumenical Group

Spartanburg, SC (March 4, 2019) – The Blood Connection would like to thank a group of loyal Spartanburg churches for their hard work in hosting successful blood drives in our community. The “Ecumenical Blood Drive” group is an influential collaboration made up of seven churches in Spartanburg County: St. Paul’s Catholic Church, Mt. Moriah Baptist Church,…
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Momentum Bike Clubs Announces Tony Elliott as Keynote Speaker for Resilience Awards Dinner

Clemson Football Co-Offensive Coordinator to Speak at 2019 Resilience Awards Dinner  Greenville, SC | March 5, 2019 – Momentum Bike Clubs (MBC), a community mentoring initiative of the Institute on Family and Neighborhood Life at Clemson University, is proud to announce that Tony Elliott, Co-Offensive Coordinator for Clemson Football, will deliver the keynote address at their first annual…
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Locally Epic to bring back hat contest for 2019 Duck Derby

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Locally Epic, the mobile platform company that allows users better access to local business discounts, is hosting the Greenville Duck Derby Hat Contest on Saturday, May 4, 2019. Sponsored by the Rotary Club of the Reedy River, the annual Duck Derby sends more than 10,000 rubber ducks down the river as a…
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