Category Archives: Nonprofit

Wakeup Rebuild on November 14

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Rebuild Upstate is inviting business leaders to a free morning networking event next month. WakeUp with Rebuild will be held Tuesday, November 14 from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., at the Warehouse Theatre, 37 Augusta Street in downtown Greenville. While this is a free event, Rebuild Upstate requests people to sign up…
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Habitat for Humanity of Greenville adds Marion Mann

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Marion Mann has joined Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County as Director of Marketing and Communications. A Greenville native and College of Charleston graduate, Mann has previously served in marketing roles at the Greenville Chamber of Commerce, South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities, and Brains on Fire. She also…
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Al Babinicz was Presented with the Award for Outstanding Achievement and Innovation to Implement SC Clean Transportation by South Carolina Clean Energy Business Alliance

October 11, 2017 - Columbia, S.C. –  Last month, at the 2017 SC Clean Energy Summit, Al Babinicz, the CEO/GM of the Clemson Area Transit System (Catbus), was presented with an Award for Outstanding Achievement and Innovation to Implement S.C. Clean Transportation by the South Carolina Clean Energy Business Alliance (SCCEBA). SCCEBA is a nonprofit…
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Greenwood, SC’s America in Bloom Award Results Announced

(Columbus, OH): Top honors for the prestigious 2017 America in Bloom National Awards Program were announced at the annual awards held in Holliston, MA on October 7. All participants were evaluated on six criteria: overall impression, environmental awareness, heritage preservation, urban forestry, landscaped areas, and floral displays. Additionally, they were judged on their community involvement…
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Greenville Women Giving Hosts Grants Information Sessions

2018 Grant Applications Open October 16 and Accepted Through December 1 GREENVILLE, S.C –Greenville Women Giving (“GWG”), a local women’s collective philanthropic and grant making organization that serves Greenville County, will open its annual grant application process on October 16, and will offer two Grant Information Sessions on October 30 and November 1 for both…
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Springs Close Foundation honors Fabric of the Community recipients for final time

Three area nonprofits awarded $10,000 toward their philanthropic missions FORT MILL, S.C. – (9/26/2017) On Sept. 20, surrounded by fervent supporters and friends, The Springs Close Foundation celebrated its fifth and final Fabric of the Community Awards at The Dairy Barn at Anne Springs Close Greenway. Culminating a five-year objective to recognize those in the…
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Christmas In Action’s Monster Dash fundraiser is fast approaching

Christmas In Action's Monster Dash fundraiser is fast approaching. Buy your tickets today by clicking this link or by visiting our website at ciaspartanburg.org. This inaugural event will feature a .10 fun run in Halloween costumes from the front of the Spartanburg Herald-Journal on East Main Street to R.J. Rockers Brewery along with live music…
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Hub City Empty Bowls Gears Up for Soup Day, Oct. 28

Soup’s on — on Saturday, Oct. 28, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Chapman Cultural Center. Hub City Empty Bowls will host its annual Soup Day to raise money and awareness for hunger in Spartanburg, where about 16 percent of the people are not sure where their next meal is coming from. Spearheaded by Carolina Clay Artists,…
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AmeriCorps VISTA member joins Rebuild Upstate

[caption id="attachment_17092" align="alignleft" width="275"] Matthew Yochum[/caption] GREENVILLE, S.C. – AmeriCorps VISTA member Matthew Yochum has joined the Rebuild Upstate team. AmeriCorps VISTA is a national service program designed to alleviate poverty in communities across the country. Individuals take part in the program for one year and are sent where needed based on personal skill sets…
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Ten At The Top To Launch Interactive Asset Maps For Children & Seniors

Greenville, SC [September 20, 2017] – In an effort to make finding services and organizations a little easier for senior citizens and parents of children in the Upstate, Ten at the Top has developed two interactive maps. These two maps list a variety of places and services to help people of different ages find services…
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