Category Archives: Nonprofit

United Ministries Announces Two New Members to its Board of Directors

GREENVILLE, S.C. (January 24, 2017) – United Ministries is delighted to welcome two new members to its Board of Directors. Herb Johnson is Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer at Michelin North America, Inc. Deb Long is Director of Healthy Community Initiatives at Bon Secours St. Francis Health System. They join 21 current board members, including…
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SCRA Announces Appointment of New Directors

Director of Industry Programs and SC EPSCoR/IDeA Program Director recently hired Summerville, S.C. – SCRA is proud to welcome Mr. Cole Dudley as Director of Industry Programs and Dr. Nadim Aziz as Director of South Carolina’s Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research and Institutional Development Awards (EPSCoR/IDeA) Program. Within his new role, Mr. Dudley will…
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ScanSource and Mary Black Foundation Help Expand RENEW Program

(January 23, 2017 - Greer, SC)  A chain is only as strong as its weakest link, and the same can be said for our communities. Greer Relief thanks ScanSource and the Mary Black Foundation for their generous donations to the RENEW (Reaching Every Neighbor Every Way) program, an education and life skills program critical to improving the…
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YMCA of Greenville Hires Sam Franklin

[caption id="attachment_11096" align="alignleft" width="350"] Sam Franklin[/caption] GREENVILLE, SC – Sam Franklin, has been hired as the Chief Operating Officer of the YMCA of Greenville. “We are excited to welcome Sam to Greenville and look forward to his many years of service as Chief Operating Officer,” said Scot Baddley, President, and CEO of the YMCA of…
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Julie Valentine Center Hosts Seventh Annual Luncheon, Welcomes Renowned Speaker

GREENVILLE, S.C. (January 19, 2017) The Julie Valentine Center, a nonprofit organization that provides free, confidential services to sexual assault and child abuse survivors and their families, will host its seventh annual luncheon at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 14th at the TD Convention Center. The 2017 keynote speaker will be Allison Black Cornelius, president…
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Greenville Women Giving Founders Receive Order of the Silver Crescent from Governor Nikki Haley

[caption id="attachment_11026" align="alignleft" width="1020"] (left to right) Frances Ellison, Harriet Goldsmith and Sue Priester, co-founders of Greenville Women Giving. Photo by Leland Outz, courtesy of Community Journals.[/caption] As Governor Nikki Haley prepared to leave office, she awarded the Order of the Silver Crescent to three Greenville community leaders – Frances Ellison, Harriet Goldsmith and Sue…
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GCM hires new director

Stephen Smith is coming home. The Greer native and Greer High graduate is the new executive director at Greer Community Ministries (GCM). Smith joins the ministry on Monday, Jan. 23. “I just love Greer. I feel like I’m coming home,” Smith said. “I’m so excited about this opportunity.” [caption id="attachment_11014" align="alignleft" width="300"] Stephen Smith[/caption] Smith…
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Meals on Wheels of Greenville Announces New Members to its Board of Directors

Greenville, South Carolina (January 16, 2017) –Meals on Wheels of Greenville is pleased to welcome six new community leaders to its board of directors. The following are serving the first of a three-year term. Johnny Wentzell | Ogletree Deakins Howie Houston| Elliott Davis Decosimo Bobby Browning |Greenville Mechanical, LLC Cheryl Cromartie | Greenville County Sheriff’s…
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