Category Archives: Nonprofit

Habitat for Humanity Build at Bon Secours Wellness Arena

GREENVILLE, SC - Bon Secours Wellness Arena and Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County announce that the two organizations will partner to build a very special Habitat House in May 2019, with the first week of the build to take place onsite at Bon Secours Wellness Arena. “As you can imagine, there are still some…
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Hollingsworth Funds Grants $100,000 to United Ministries

GREENVILLE, S.C. (Dec 6, 2018) – The Board of Directors of Hollingsworth Funds approved a grant application in November to award United Ministries $100,000 for general operating funds. In the upcoming year, United Ministries will continue to focus intently on developing and refining its integrated service program strategy. In recent years, a firm foundation has…
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United Way of Greenville County hires Lauren Winkelman-Smith as VP of Advancement

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Lauren Winkelman-Smith has joined United Way of Greenville County’s senior leadership team as the new Vice President for Advancement. Winkelman-Smith, who previously served as director of development for the College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences at Clemson University, was named to the post in November. She will be responsible for building…
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Preservation South Carolina And Episcopal Diocese Of Upper South Carolina To Discuss The Future Of Trinity Episcopal Church

What: Important announcement for the community regarding Trinity Episcopal Church in Abbeville and plans for the 158-year-old structure. The future of the building has been uncertain since it was condemned, and it has since been named one of Preservation South Carolina’s 2018 At Risk Historic Properties Who: Representatives from the Episcopal Diocese of Upper South…
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New Palmetto Trail Passage Opens in Jocassee Gorges Wilderness

[caption id="attachment_28330" align="aligncenter" width="675"] Palmetto Trail partners cut the ribbon to open Eastatoe Passage in Pickens County. (l to r) Grady Johnson, Palmetto Conservation Foundation; Mark Hall, SC Department of Natural Resources; Kodwo Ghartey-Tagoe, Duke Energy; and Adin Fell, SC State Park Service.[/caption] DUKE ENERGY SUPPORTS EASTATOE PASSAGE, AND ANNOUNCES $20,000 GRANT TO PALMETTO CONSERVATION…
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Meals on Wheels of Greenville receives $50,000 from Gran Fondo Hincapie-Greenville

Greenville, South Carolina (November 29, 2018) – On Thursday, November 29, George Hincapie, Rich Hincapie, Christian Vande Velde, and the Hincapie Sportswear team volunteered to package meals and presented Meals on Wheels of Greenville with the proceeds from the 2018 Gran Fondo Hincapie-Greenville. The check of $50,000 honors Meals on Wheels’ 50th anniversary and will…
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CDS Receives $17,000 from Ned Marshall Memorial Golf Tournament

[caption id="attachment_28247" align="alignnone" width="3203"] Pictured left to right: Zach Marshall, Joy Blue, Kim Marshall, Warren Leary, and Dana McConnell.[/caption] Greenville, S.C. (November 29, 2018): The Center for Developmental Services (CDS) received $17,000 from the Ned Marshall Memorial Golf Tournament hosted by AC Controls. Ned Marshall was a beloved employee of AC Controls for 30 years…
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United Way celebrates National Philanthropy day by honoring supporters

United Way of the Piedmont is pleased to announce our honorees for this year’s National Philanthropy Day Awards. National Philanthropy Day® (NPD) is celebrated by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and hundreds of nonprofit and for-profit organizations throughout North America. This year, NPD was November 15th and on this special day, AFP recognizes the…
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Project HOPE Foundation Announces Successful Fundraising Event

HOPE Relay Raises More than $50,000 for Autism Services GREENVILLE COUNTY, SC (NOVEMBER 27, 2018) - The HOPE Relay, a unique run/walk experience that supports the life-changing autism services provided Project HOPE Foundation, raised a total of $50,010 this year, thanks to more than 280 donors who contributed to 33 different fundraising campaigns. “The money…
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