Category Archives: Nonprofit

Navy League Presents Dinner Program on Undersea Warfare during the Cold War

The Upper South Carolina Council of the Navy League is pleased to announce that Vice Admiral Al Konetzni, USN (ret), will be the guest speaker at its March 7, 2018, dinner meeting at the Poinsett Club in Greenville, SC. Admiral Konetzni will give his highly acclaimed multi-media presentation, Undersea Warfare during the Cold War. With…
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Cliffs Residents Join Together to Help Students, Fire Fighters, Veterans and Victims of Domestic Violence in the Upstate of South Carolina

[caption id="attachment_20139" align="alignnone" width="1280"] The Cliffs at Keowee Vineyards member Jim Zwahlen tutoring students at Six Mile Elementary School[/caption] TRAVELERS REST, S.C. – Residents of The Cliffs, a portfolio of seven luxury mountain and lake club communities in the Western Carolina mountains, are helping Upstate South Carolina children succeed by volunteering thousands of hours in…
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Magic 98.9 To Deliver Thousands Of Valentines To GHS Children’s Hospital

GREENVILLE, S.C. –– WSPA-FM, Magic 98.9, Reeves Construction, and Taylor Boy’s Produce are gearing up for their 4th Annual Cards for Kids campaign to benefit the Children’s Hospital of Greenville Health System. The station will visit the hospital next Tuesday, February 13th at 3:15 p.m. and is asking the upstate to mail cards to the…
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Girl Scouts of South Carolina – Mountains to Midlands Announces New Board of Directors Members

Greenville, SC – Girl Scouts of South Carolina – Mountains to Midlands has announced the election of nine new members to the 22 member Board of Directors serving a 22-county jurisdiction. The nine new members elected to serve are Jackie Blakley-Anderson, Gloria Close-Spartanburg, Frances Griggs-Camden, Debbie Hamm-Sumter, Carolyn Harbison-Spartanburg, Maggie Meekins-Columbia, Lesley Moore-Greenville, Liying Shen-Greenville,…
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Fab 5 fills food pantry

Greer Community Ministries (GCM) has launched the 2018 Fab 5 campaign to help stock the food pantry shelves with basic nonperishable food items that frequently run low at the nonprofit organization. The year’s Fab 5 items are: canned items including meat, fruit, pasta (ravioli, spaghetti rings), and soup, as well as 18 oz. jars of…
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Michael Richards Joins Emmanuel’s Hammer as Project Manager

Greenville, S.C., January 23, 2018 - Emmanuel's Hammer, a nonprofit, faith-based organization providing home rehabilitation services for homeowners in need, has named Michael Richards as Project Manager. Richards will assist the executive director in all facets of the organization with special focus on the management and supervision of projects in Anderson, Pickens, Oconee and Greenville…
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Ascend Cares donates Habitat for Humanity house

HOUSTON – January 22, 2018 – The Ascend Cares Foundation, the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization of leading materials manufacturer Ascend Performance Materials, announced today the donation of a Habitat for Humanity house from Ascend’s Greenwood site in South Carolina. This is the second house built by the Greenwood employees. The Ascend Cares Foundation broke ground for…
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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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