Category Archives: Nonprofit

The Jefferson Awards Foundation – 2018 Class of ChangeMakers

The Jefferson Awards Foundation Announces the 2018 Class of ChangeMakers Since 1972 the Jefferson Awards Foundation has recognized a host of national public figures for their outstanding contributions to our country and its communities. Nationally, the Jefferson Award is the country's highest honor for service and volunteerism, and honorees—individuals including such notable figures as Barbara…
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GADC Launches New Jobs Website to Connect Talented Job Seekers with Expanding Employers

[caption id="attachment_19560" align="alignleft" width="200"] Mark Farris, CEO of the GADC[/caption] GREENVILLE, S.C. – January 22, 2018 – The Greenville Area Development Corporation (GADC) has launched a new website (www.jobsingreenvillesc.com) designed to quickly and efficiently connect talented job seekers with the scores of companies the economic development organization has assisted in expanding or relocating here in…
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Bon Secours St. Francis Health System dedicates first Habitat home of 2018

GREENVILLE, S.C. –Bon Secours St. Francis employees welcomed a new neighbor into Greenville’s Sterling community on Friday, dedicating the home that they built with Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County for Brad Allmond and his sons. Friday’s dedication was the culmination of a four-month build, where Bon Secours St. Francis employees, Habitat volunteers, and Allmond…
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Rebuild Upstate adds new board members

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Rebuild Upstate has added two new board members, who will serve three-year terms helping grow this agency that does home repairs across the region. Michael Cunningham is the Vice President Community Health Partnerships at AnMed Health. Prior to that, he was AnMed’s Director of Communications. He earned his bachelor’s and master’s in…
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South Carolina FIRST Tech Challenge Championship Press Release:

The FIRST Tech Challenge robotics season will culminate on Saturday, February 3, 2017 with the South Carolina Robotics Education Foundation hosting the South Carolina State Championship at Gaffney High School, 149 Twin Lake Road, Gaffney, SC 29341. The event is free and open to the public. The opening ceremonies start at 9:30 AM with competition…
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Meals on Wheels of Greenville Announces 2018 Board of Directors

Greenville, South Carolina (January 9, 2018) –Meals on Wheels of Greenville is pleased to welcome three new community leaders to its board of directors. The following are serving the first of a three-year term. · Sandie Boyd, Michelin · Jim Fayssoux, Fayssoux & Landis Attorneys at Law · Lucas Marchant, Marchant Law Firm, LLC “2018…
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Hollingsworth Funds appoints Sean Dogan and Jo Hackl to Board of Directors

[gallery columns="2" link="file" size="full" ids="19410,19411"] Greenville, SC – Hollingsworth Funds, a community-wide funder for Greenville County is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard (Sean) D. Dogan and Jo W. Hackl to the Hollingsworth Funds Board of Directors. Senior Pastor of the Long Branch Baptist Church, Dogan will add a keen perspective on community initiatives…
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BBB® of the Upstate SC Announces 2018 Chairman of the Board & Board of Directors

[caption id="attachment_19383" align="alignleft" width="240"] Richard Bernath[/caption] Better Business Bureau® of the Upstate SC (BBB) is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Bernath, Southern Traditions Window Fashions, as Chairman of the Board of Directors. Bernath has been actively involved on the board since 2012 and most recently served as Vice Chairman. “It’s an honor to…
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Rebuild Upstate elects 2018 Board Officers

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Rebuild Upstate Board has elected its 2018 officers to help guide the Upstate nonprofit that has repaired and rehabilitated more than 600 homes of low-income residents in the past decade. Steven Edward Buckingham, a local attorney, will serve as chairman, John Boyanoski will serve as vice-chair, and Chris Manley will serve…
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