Category Archives: Nonprofit

Habitat and Wells Fargo dedicate new home in Greenville

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County and corporate partner Wells Fargo dedicated the latest home Thursday to be built in Habitat’s Grace Point community, the final step in a Habitat family’s journey to home ownership. The home is being built for the Woodruff family. As a Habitat Greenville program participant, Aquata Woodruff…
Read more

Tenth Annual Radiothon raises over $294,000 for GHS Children’s Hospital

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The tenth annual Children’s Hospital Radiothon, presented by Entercom Upstate, has raised $294, 091 for the Children's Hospital of Greenville Health System. This funds raised by this year's two-day event helped push Radiothon's total funds raised to $2.9 million over the past 10 years. The money funds many of the support services…
Read more

Sylvia House aims to help addiciton recovery

GREENVILLE, S.C. – A social venture entrepreneur is looking to launch a first-of-its kind recovery residence to serve Upstate residents battling drug and alcohol addictions. Sylvia House serves as a transition for young women who followed the path of substance abuse that led to things such as lost jobs, lost opportunities and even legal problems,…
Read more

Kiwanis Club donates to GCM

[caption id="attachment_16261" align="alignnone" width="900"] Kiwanis Club of Greer[/caption] The Kiwanis Club of Greer donated $1,400.17 to Greer Community Ministries (GCM) as part of their ongoing support of the nonprofit organization. Kiwanis members from left are: John Helfrich, Don Kelley, Charmaine Helfrich, Stephen Smith, executive director at GCM, and Joseph Brown.
Read more

Nominations open for James F. Barker Ethics in Action Award

CLEMSON – Clemson University’s Rutland Institute for Ethics has opened nominations for its fourth annual James F. Barker Ethics in Action Award. The award recognizes and celebrates action that exemplifies integrity and, in a continuing and constructive way, encourages commitment to ethical conduct and the value of integrity. Nominations will be accepted until Aug. 20 through the Rutland Institute’s website at www.clemson.edu/ethics. Recipients are recognized for actions and significant accomplishments…
Read more