Category Archives: Nonprofit

Meals on Wheels of Greenville celebrates 50 years of service

[caption id="attachment_26358" align="alignnone" width="500"] L to R: Former Executive Director and County Council member Liz Seman Executive Director Catriona Carlisle and Founder and Founder Executive Director June Durham cut Meals on Wheels' 50th birthday cake.[/caption] Greenville, South Carolina (October 16, 2018) – On Tuesday, October 16, Meals on Wheels of Greenville celebrated 50 years of…
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Upstate Animal Advocates Form Partners in Animal Care, Launch Fundraising Event Series

Greenville County Animal Care Named Beneficiary of Newly Established 501c3 Greenville, SC -- Homeless animals in Upstate South Carolina are benefitting from a newly established non-profit organization called Partners in Animal Care. Its mission is to raise funds and bolster community awareness for Greenville County Animal Care, South Carolina’s largest open-admission shelter. “Our organization is…
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Big Thursday returns Nov. 1

The 39th Annual Big Thursday event presented by D&D Motors is Nov. 1 at Fairview Baptist Church, 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Benefiting Greer Community Ministries (GCM), the fundraiser features crafts, baked goods, frozen casseroles, a barbecue lunch, and a hot dog supper. A silent auction with items donated from local individuals and businesses will…
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Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Carolinas

[caption id="attachment_26128" align="alignleft" width="200"] Elizabeth Stoffelen, RMHC of the Carolinas Events and Social Media Coordinator[/caption] Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Carolinas Welcomes Elizabeth Stoffelen as Events and Social Media Coordinator GREENVILLE, S.C. (Oct. 8, 2018) – Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) of the Carolinas is pleased to welcome Elizabeth Stoffelen as the Events and…
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Yarbrough and Kummelman Join ETV Endowment

[gallery link="file" columns="2" size="full" ids="26105,26104"] Spartanburg, SC - The ETV Endowment is pleased to welcome Leigh Yarbrough and Linda Kummelman to our staff. Leigh joined the Endowment as Lowcountry Development Associate. She will help steward relationships with the thousands of South Carolina ETV and South Carolina Public Radio supporters in the Lowcountry. Leigh holds a…
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Annual Holy Cross Pumpkin Patch opening next weekend

SIMPSONVILLE, S.C. – Piles and piles of pumpkins—thousands of them—in all shapes and sizes will go on sale starting next Saturday, October 6, as part of the annual Holy Cross Pumpkin Patch.. But these pumpkins do far more than just decorate homes or get turned into jack-o-lanterns. They will help numerous charities across the Upstate.…
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Three organizations, one common goal come together for Rebuild Upstate

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Rebuild Upstate recently teamed up with Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County and Furman University’s Community Conservation Corps to revitalize a deserving family’s home. The house, built in 1948, sits in the Greater Sullivan neighborhood and has belonged to Janine Griggs and her two children for the past 18 years. Back in…
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Ned Marshall Memorial Golf Tournament to Benefit CDS

Greenville, S.C. (August --, 2018): The Center for Developmental Services (CDS) has been chosen as the beneficiary for the 2nd Annual Ned Marshall Memorial Golf Tournament presented by AC Controls. The event is set to take place on Friday, October 5, 2018 at the Furman University Golf Course in Greenville, SC. Ned Marshall was a…
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Meals on Wheels of Greenville delivers 12 millionth meal

Greenville, South Carolina (September 19, 2018) – On Wednesday morning, Meals on Wheels of Greenville delivered its 12 millionth meal in Greenville County. Executive Director Catriona Carlisle and Barbara Burgess, a volunteer of over 30 years, delivered the meal together. The recipients were Cecil and Virginia Rollins, who have been receiving Meals on Wheels free…
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