Category Archives: Nonprofit

Historical Association hires new director

Spartanburg County Historical Association (SCHA) has hired Suzanne Brooks as its Executive Director. Brooks joins SCHA with experience in historic preservation, advocacy, education, and outreach. She looks to engage the community through programs, collaborations, and campaigns to share Spartanburg’s cultural history and make the SCHA an approachable resource. Brooks comes to Spartanburg from Columbia, SC where…
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Economic Futures Group expands development team

[gallery columns="1" size="large" ids="2795,2796"] SPARTANBURG, SC — The Economic Futures Group (EFG) is pleased to announce the addition of two new staff members:  Michael E. McNally, as Director of Existing Industry, and Doug Gregory, as Director of Administration and Research. Michael E. McNally comes to the Economic Futures Group after serving as the Executive Vice President…
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Girl Scouts appoints Boots & Pearls Women of Distinction chair

Spartanburg, SC – Girl Scouts of South Carolina – Mountains to Midlands has appointed Cecilia K. Hanna as 2016 Chair for its Boots & Pearls Women of Distinction event. This is the fourth year of the recognition and fundraising dinner that celebrates and honors outstanding women from the Cherokee, Spartanburg, and Union areas for their…
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BMW associates raise walls on Habitat for Humanity home

GREER, S.C. – In true teamwork fashion typically reserved for a high-tech assembly line, BMW Associates raised exterior walls on the first BMW Habitat home during a Wall-Raising Ceremony on Thursday, March 10 at the build site, 210 Brown St. in Greer. In celebration of BMW Group’s 100th Anniversary, BMW Manufacturing has committed $70,000 to…
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Navy League of the United States Upper SC Council Dinner

The Upper South Carolina Council of the Navy League will host a dinner meeting March 24, 2016 at the Poinsett Club, 807 East Washington St, Greenville SC 29601. A social hour will start at 6 pm with a cash bar. Dinner will be served at 6:45 pm. Following dinner we will feature our guest speaker…
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March kicks off fundraising for Spinx

Greenville, S.C. – Beginning March 1st, Spinx begins its annual fundraising campaign for the March of Dimes. In 2015, Spinx fundraising efforts brought in $86,400 for the cause, and helped the company come in 3rd place in the Upstate, placing only behind corporate giants Publix and the Greenville Health System. In order to effectively mobilize and raise these…
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Allen Tate Realtors® give back to the community

In the spirit of investing in the communities it serves, David Poole, Broker in Charge of the Greenville-Midtown Office for Allen Tate Realtors® recently presented a check for $2,000 to the Overbrook Child Development Center. The contribution is part of more than $129,000 raised company-wide at the Allen Tate FUNday, an event where Realtors and…
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CEO build participants raise walls on 2016 Habitat home

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The CEOs of Greenville’s top companies are familiar with building corporations, alliances, and nonprofits from the ground up. On Thursday, 23 of those CEOs will come together to raise the walls on a structure of a different kind – a home for the Delanuez family. This home is Habitat for Humanity of…
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Neal joins Meals on Wheels development team

Greenville, South Carolina – Meals on Wheels of Greenville has hired Emily Neal as a Development Coordinator. In this role, Neal will maintain Meals on Wheels’ donor database, manage donor acknowledgements, assist with fundraising, and provide donor research and analysis. “Emily’s experience in fund development, grant writing and event management makes her a great fit for…
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Meals on Wheels to partner with businesses and community during March

Greenville, South Carolina – During the month of March, Meals on Wheels of Greenville will partner with local businesses and community members to raise awareness and support of its mission. More than 10 companies are having pet food drives to support the Meals on Wheels Pet Food Program, which supplies more than 100 homebound clients with…
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