Category Archives: Nonprofit

The Late Senator Billy O’Dell Honored by Greenwood Genetic Center

[caption id="attachment_24235" align="alignleft" width="2016"] Skinner addresses those gathered for the dedication[/caption] Greenwood, SC (July 25, 2018) – SC State Senator Billy O’Dell was honored on Wednesday as the Greenwood Genetic Center dedicated the Senator William H. “Billy” O’Dell Boardroom. GGC faculty and staff as well as many of Senator O’Dell’s family, friends, and employees were…
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Miracle Hill Ministries Hires Karen Busha as VP of Children’s Ministries

[caption id="attachment_24173" align="alignleft" width="300"] Karen Busha, VP of Children's Ministries[/caption] GREENVILLE, SC (July 23, 2018) – Miracle Hill Ministries has hired Karen Busha as VP of Children’s Ministries to provide leadership for the organization’s group homes and foster care program. Busha comes to the non-profit with more than 30 years of experience in state government…
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Habitat Greenville dedicates Faith/Golden Strip Church Coalition Home for a veteran

Greenville, SC – On Sunday, July 22, Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County will dedicate the 2018 Faith/Golden Strip Church Coalition Build home, celebrating a longstanding partnership with faith communities in Greenville and the Golden Strip. This is the 21st home built by Greenville’s Faith/Golden Strip Church Coalition. The new homeowners are the Beard family,…
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‘Eclipse Over Clemson’ viewing event wins highest honors in international contest

CLEMSON, South Carolina – The Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) has awarded Clemson University a grand gold for “Eclipse Over Clemson,” a mega-viewing party for the 2017 total solar eclipse. CASE announced its international 2018 Circle of Excellence Awards on June 13, giving Clemson highest honors in the category “Single-Day Events,” which drew 70…
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New Officers Named, Three Directors Added to Greenville Area Development Corporation Board

Bob Jones University COO/EVP Marshall Franklin to Chair 2018-2019 Board of Directors GREENVILLE, SC – June 13, 2018 – The Greenville Area Development Corporation (GADC), charged with promoting and enhancing quality of life in Greenville County by facilitating job growth and investment, has named Marshall Franklin as Chairman of its Board of Directors for 2018-19. Joining him as officers are Tom Epting as…
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Meals on Wheels of Greenville announces young professionals group

Greenville, South Carolina (June 13, 2018) – Meals on Wheels of Greenville is pleased to announce a new young professionals group: Meals on Wheels of Greenville Young Professionals. Designed for individuals ages 21 to 39, Meals on Wheels of Greenville Young Professionals (MOWGYPs) support the mission of Meals on Wheels of Greenville through volunteerism, fundraising…
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The Salvation Army Hires Oconee Service Center Director

(Greenville, SC)—The Salvation Army of Greenville, SC, announces the hiring of Debra Andrews as the director of the new Salvation Army Oconee Service Center. In June 2018, Majors Grady and Shelly Pearson retired from service with The Salvation Army, beginning The Salvation Army of Oconee’s transition from a corps to a service center. Andrews brings…
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Meals on Wheels of Greenville announces Summer Foodservice Program

Meals on Wheels will provide summer meals to three local nonprofits Greenville, South Carolina (June 6, 2018) – Meals on Wheels of Greenville is pleased to announce the inception of its Summer Foodservice Program. From June 11 to August 3, 2018, Meals on Wheels will provide daily nutritious meals to three local nonprofits: Poe Mill Achievement…
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