Category Archives: Nonprofit

Local young leaders hold 2nd Annual 1831 Gala

Spartanburg, S.C.– From its founding in 1831 to present day, Spartanburg has a long history of philanthropy. As the community continues its energizing growth, young residents support the local organizations that make Spartanburg great. This year with partnerships between United Way of the Piedmont Young Leaders, Spartanburg Young Professionals, and some Junior Members of the…
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The Salvation Army Greenville Area Command Announces Recent Promotions in Pickens and Greenville Counties

(Greenville, SC | January 10, 2017) -­‐‑ The Salvation Army Greenville Area Command announces recent promotions for the positions of Service Center Unit Director for Pickens County and Human Resources Director for the Greenville Area Command. Jim AbboD named Service Center Unit Director for The Salvation Army of Pickens County [caption id="attachment_10881" align="alignleft" width="300"] Jim…
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United Way of the Piedmont honors Major Neal Urch as “Champion of the Behavioral Health Taskforce”

[caption id="attachment_10775" align="alignleft" width="3264"] Behavioral Health Taskforce chair, Tom Barnet (left) and Neal Urch (right)[/caption] Spartanburg, S.C. (January 11, 2017) – United Way of the Piedmont honored Behavioral Health Taskforce founding member, Major Neal Urch, with the first ever Champion of the Behavioral Health Taskforce Award for his years of work on the Taskforce. Urch…
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Foundation Announces 2017 Spring Responsive Grant Cycle

SPARTANBURG – The Spartanburg County Foundation is excited to announce that in 2017 it will offer two responsive grant cycles – a Spring Cycle and a Fall Cycle. The Spring Cycle, now open, will focus on grants to organizations that clearly provide innovative responses to address the goals and/or priorities set forth by the Spartanburg…
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Girl Scout Cookie Sales and S’mores Cookie!

Girl Scouts of South Carolina-Mountains to Midlands CELEBRATES 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST KNOWN SALE OF COOKIES BY GIRL SCOUTS Greenville, SC—Girl Scouts of South Carolina-Mountains to Midlands  announced today the movement-wide celebration of the 100th season of Girl Scouts selling cookies. A century ago, girls started participating in what would evolve into the largest…
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Foundation Welcomes Barre as New Trustee

SPARTANBURG – The Spartanburg County Foundation is pleased to announce the election of Bert D. Barre to the Board of Trustees for a term of seven years. Mr. Barre is a graduate of Spartanburg High School and received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and Accounting from Washington and Lee University. Currently, he…
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Ten at the Top Hires Megan Zapf as Partner Relations and Communications Manager

Upstate, SC [January 4, 2017] – Ten at the Top (TATT), a non-profit organization focused on promoting collaboration and strategic planning across the Upstate region, has hired Megan Zapf for the position of Partner Relations and Communications Manager. [caption id="attachment_10614" align="alignleft" width="300"] Megan Zapf[/caption] An Upstate native, Zapf received a Bachelor of Arts degree from…
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