Category Archives: Community outreach

Seminar on Church Safety at Southern Wesleyan University

CENTRAL, S.C. – In light of the recent tragic church shootings in Texas, Tennessee and South Carolina, many pastors and church leaders are wondering if they are doing enough to ensure the safety of their congregation and security of their facilities. There will be a church safety-security seminar at Southern Wesleyan University in Central Jan.…
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AFL Presents $5K Grant to Boys & Girls Clubs of the Upstate

Spartanburg, SC – December 5, 2017 – AFL, a leading fiber optic manufacturer and provider of services, presented a $5,000 check to the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Upstate. The grant was made possible by AFL’s Community Outreach Program and will benefit over 1,300 children throughout the Spartanburg and Cherokee counties. The program being funded is the FIRST® LEGO®…
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Tindall Raises Funds for PCI Foundation

Spartanburg, SC – Tindall Corporation donated $26,764.50 to benefit the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI) Foundation by participating in the Third Annual Great PCI Foundation BBQ Competition. At this national fundraising event, precast fabricators and suppliers team up to sponsor employee lunch or dinner barbeques. Tindall hosted a series of fundraising barbeques at several of their…
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AFL Celebrates Arbor Day with District 5 Intermediate Schools

Spartanburg, SC – November 21, 2017 – AFL, a leading global fiber optic cable and accessories manufacturer, presented nearly 1,400 pine trees in celebration of Arbor Day in South Carolina. The trees are part of AFL’s Thrive program, a commitment to being an environmental steward by recycling, reducing waste and planting trees. Students, teachers and staff of…
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Sherman College of Chiropractic Joins the Global #GivingTuesday Movement; Donations Will Support ‘Dreams Coming True’ Capital Campaign

President Edwin Cordero, D.C., has announced that Sherman College of Chiropractic will join #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Sherman College is participating to bring greater attention to the chiropractic profession and its campus expansion and ongoing…
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AFL Presents $22,000 Disaster Relief Grant to American Red Cross

Spartanburg, SC – October 24, 2017 – AFL, a leading global fiber optic cable and accessories manufacturer, presented a $22,000 grant to the American Red Cross in support of disaster relief in areas affected by Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma, Hurricane Maria and the earthquake in Mexico City. The grant was made possible by AFL associates and AFL’s Community Outreach…
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Ten At The Top Announces 2017 Hughes Investments Elevate Upstate Grant Recipients

Ten At The Top Announces Finalists For 2017 Hughes Investments Elevate Upstate Grants Upstate, SC [October 30, 2017] – Ten at the Top (TATT), an organization created to foster collaboration, partnerships and strategic planning across the Upstate, has announced the finalists for the 2017 Hughes Investments Elevate Upstate Community Vibrancy Grants. The five finalists were…
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Research to Mobilization to Policy Change for Children

Wednesday, November 8th, 4:00pm - 6:00pm The Poinsett Club in Greenville, SC 807 E. Washington St. Greenville, SC 29601 Research and best practices directly inform policy makers and those who seek to influence policy makers. Yet, these powerful tools can also mobilize civic/business leaders and shape the dialogue surrounding the development of smart public policy for…
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