Category Archives: Nonprofit

Meals on Wheels of Greenville Announces 50th Birthday Campaign

Greenville, South Carolina (March 20, 2018) – This month, Meals on Wheels of Greenville launched a fundraising campaign to mark 50 years of service to the Greenville community. The goal is to feed 50 clients for 50 weeks to celebrate 50 years, raising a total of $62,500. Meals on Wheels is asking the community for…
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BBB® of the Upstate Announces Newest Board Members

Better Business Bureau® serving the Upstate of South Carolina welcomes two new members to its board of directors. Shelia C. Rishel, CIC, Account Executive with Rosenfeld Einstein, a Marsh & McLennan Agency and Duane Bargar, Director of Recruiting with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices C. Dan Joyner, REALTORS®. “I am honored to serve on the Better Business…
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Clemson research foundation names executive director

[caption id="attachment_21438" align="alignleft" width="200"] Jan. 16, 2015 - A. Chris GessweinDirector of Licensing for Technology Transfer.Clemson University Research Foundation (CURF)[/caption] CLEMSON — A seasoned business executive and product-development professional has been tapped to lead the Clemson University Research Foundation (CURF). As CURF executive director, Chris Gesswein is charged with commercializing innovative Clemson technology and intellectual…
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Mark Your Calendars BBB® & AARP® Secure Your ID Shred Day

Better Business Bureau of the Upstate & AARP® South Carolina are partnering together to host Shred Day, a national event created to promote identity theft and fraud awareness. On Friday, April 20, the Simpsonville shred event will be held at Simpsonville City Park, 100 Park Drive, Simpsonville, SC 29681. On Saturday, April 21, the Greenville…
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Hard Hitter GORUCK & Ride to Benefit the Green Beret Foundation

[caption id="attachment_21325" align="alignleft" width="300"] SSG David B. Roten Jr.[/caption] (Greenville, SC: March 19, 2018) Hard Hitter GORUCK & Ride benefitting the Green Beret Foundation is pleased to announce its inaugural bike ride and GORUCK event will be held over Memorial Day weekend. The first-of-its kind event in Greenville honors both those who have lost their…
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Miracle Hill Foster Care and Group Homes Earn Three-Year CARF Accreditation

[caption id="attachment_21083" align="alignleft" width="288"] Harlow Cottage at Miracle Hill Children's Home[/caption] GREENVILLE, SC (March 20, 2018) — CARF International announced that Miracle Hill Ministries has been accredited for a period of three years for its Foster Family and Kinship Care and Group Home Care programs. This is the first accreditation the Commission on Accreditation of…
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Miracle Hill in Motion Brings Upstate Together to Support Homeless

[caption id="attachment_21331" align="alignleft" width="1036"] Children participating in previous Miracle Hill event[/caption] Multi-county event will feature cycling, 5k walks, and kids’ ninja warrior course GREENVILLE, SC (March 23, 2018) - Miracle Hill Ministries will host its first annual Miracle Hill in Motion on June 2, 2018, a multi-county fundraising event featuring cycling, 5k walks and a…
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Charlotte Osmer of South Carolina Legal Services Elected to Greenville Revitalization Corp. Board of Directors

South Carolina Legal Services (SCLS) proudly announces that Charlotte Osmer, Staff Attorney in the Greenville Office of SCLS, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Greenville Revitalization Corporation. She currently serves as Vice-Chair of the Greenville County Redevelopment Authority. The Greenville Revitalization Corporation (GRC) is a nonprofit corporation whose mission is to…
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