Category Archives: Community outreach

Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County and Lowe’s call on women across Greenville, South Carolina to get involved in their community during National Women Build Week 2018

Greenville, SC (May 11th and 12th 2018) – For the 11th year, Habitat for Humanity and Lowe’s are engaging women nationwide to work together to build Habitat homes during this year’s National Women Build Week from May 5-13. In preparation for the build week, Habitat Greenville and Lowe’s are asking women to get involved by…
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Habitat for Humanity raises $50,000 at 2nd annual Joe Barron Golf Classic

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Habitat for Humanity Greenville County raised $50,000 at their second annual Joe Barron Golf Classic fundraiser on April 12 at the Green Valley Country Club. The “Captain’s Choice” tournament included 29 teams and a total of 116 golfers who played to raise funds for Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County’s homeownership program.…
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Habitat Greenville raises walls on Faith/Golden Strip Church Coalition Home

Greenville, SC – On Thursday, April 5, Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County raised the wall of the 2018 Faith/Golden Strip Church Coalition Build home, celebrating a longstanding partnership with faith communities in Greenville and the Golden Strip. This is the 21st home built by Greenville’s Faith/Golden Strip Church Coalition. The home is being built…
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Prevent Cancer Foundation® Brings Cancer Prevention to Greenville, SC

[caption id="attachment_21314" align="alignnone" width="1494"] Photo Caption: Lt. to Rt. - Carolyn ("Bo") Aldige', Sally Jo Houser, Charles S (Charlie) Houser, Keaton Freeman, Charles L. Houser, Nicole Houser, and Jennifer Kramer.[/caption] Alexandria, Va. — Prevent Cancer Foundation®, the only U.S. nonprofit dedicated solely to cancer prevention and early detection, last month brought its message to Greenville,…
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Habitat Greenville continues Neighborhood Revitalization in Saluda Bluffs

GREENVILLE, SC – On March 17, 2018 Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County held a neighborhood revitalization celebration in the Saluda Bluffs neighborhood. Residents, community members, law enforcement officers and volunteers from Advent United Methodist Church and First Baptist Church of Greenville, in partnership with Trees Greenville, planted trees in the neighborhood. The volunteers also…
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Habitat Greenville dedicates Women Build home in Simpsonville

SIMPSONVILLE, S.C. – Talaya Holland walked into her new home this afternoon thanks in part to the work of 300 women volunteers from Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County. “This is a wonderful day for myself and my son,” Holland said during Wednesday’s dedication ceremony. “This is a blessed day.” As a Habitat Greenville program…
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Lockheed Martin to Host Code Quest Competition

 GREENVILLE, S.C., Mar. 6, 2018 – Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will host its annual Code Quest competition on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at various sites worldwide, including its Greenville, S.C. facility. High schools from across the state are invited to register to compete by March 30, 2018. Novice and advanced teams may register, and will be accepted on a first come,…
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Middle Tyger Community Center receives grant from Dominion Energy

Funding will provide food and emergency assistance to families in crisis. Lyman, S.C. — Middle Tyger Community Center is excited to announce receipt of a $7500 Critical Community Needs Grant from the Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation, the non-profit arm of Dominion Energy. The grant will fund equipment needed for Middle Tyger Community Center’s food pantry,…
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Greenville Swamp Rabbits Visit the Center for Developmental Services

Greenville, S.C. (February 21, 2018): Players from the Swamp Rabbits team came by to visit children at the Center for Developmental Services (CDS). Members from the team took pictures, signed autographs, and played hockey with the children. The visit was to promote the upcoming CDS Hockey Night with the Swamp Rabbits on Tuesday, March 6…
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