Category Archives: Community outreach

Ten at the Top to Hold Trail Connectivity Workshop in Oconee County

October 10, 2019 [Greenville, SC] — Ten at the Top (TATT) invites members of the Oconee County community to participate in a community workshop focused on “Make the Connection: Oconee County Trails and Greenways.” The workshop will be held on October 17th from 11:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. at Blue Ridge Electric (2328 Sandifer Blvd., Westminster). The…
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Riley Institute at Furman celebrates 20 years of leadership, knowledge, impact

[caption id="attachment_37077" align="alignleft" width="1140"] The Riley Institute at Furman celebrates 20 years[/caption] The Riley Institute at Furman University will celebrate its 20th anniversary Thursday, Oct. 3, with two events on campus. [caption id="attachment_37078" align="alignleft" width="475"] Former U.S. Secretary of Education and South Carolina Governor Richard W. Riley[/caption] The first event, which is free and open…
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“That’s My Greenville” Community Leadership Program Graduates 20 Young Professionals

[caption id="attachment_37075" align="alignleft" width="2449"] Front row - Kate Jones, United Way of Greenville County; Adam Touma, County of Greenville; Molly Dunlap, UBS Financial Services; Amy Leroy, ITW Hartness; Rachel Schatz, United Community Bank; Kaitlin Neville, GE; Jane Kendjoria, Solvay; Kenny Harper, Robert Half Technology Back row - Palmer Primm, Hubbell Lighting; Kelsey Puls, Hubbell Lighting;…
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Subway Partners with Salvation Army for Subway Day of Giving

Local Subway® Restaurant’s Day of Giving to Provide Resources for the Homeless Greenville Subway restaurants providing subs and other resources to those in need at Rutherford Street Salvation Army. WHAT: Local Subway® restaurants in the GSAA area are providing various resources to homeless and low-income individuals during their annual Day of Giving on September 16…
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Mentors Chosen for Liberty Fellowship’s 15th Class

GREENVILLE, South Carolina (July 25, 2019) – Twenty-one innovative leaders who have made lasting impact on the state are mentoring the Fellows in Liberty Fellowship’s class of 2020. Accomplished and successful, these mentors are diverse in thought and experience and each has pushed for progress in South Carolina. “These established leaders have invested in South…
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Subway Restaurants Shares the Color with Upstate Kids

Local dietitians and Subway® restaurants across the GSAA market have been helping area families learn about nutritious food choices during several "Share the Color" workshops, hosted at local libraries across the region. Subway’s "Share the Color" workshops are designed to teach children how to make good food choices and the importance of making colorful fruits…
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Lockhart Power Opens The Little Free Library

Lockhart, S.C. (July 18, 2019) – Lockhart Power Company announces the opening of a Little Free Library, a book-exchange installation that invites community members to take a book, share it and return it at their leisure. Lockhart’s first Little Free Library is located at the Lockhart Community Playground. The library was installed by Lockhart Power…
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Mary Duckett to be honored as 2019 Green Day Honoree

Craig and Vicki Brown announce contribution to restore historic Mayberry Park Greenville, South Carolina – July 9, 2019 – In recognition of her decades-long work in the Southernside neighborhood and across the community, including the development of Greenville’s Unity Park, the Greenville Drive today introduced Mary Duckett as this year’s honoree at Green Day sponsored…
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AFL Presents $15K Grant to the Middle Tyger Community Center

Spartanburg, SC – June 27, 2019 – AFL, a manufacturer of fiber optic cable, connectivity and equipment, presented a $15K grant to the Middle Tyger Community Center (MTCC), an organization that helps provide health, education, and family support to cultivate lives in the community. Made possible by AFL’s Community Outreach Program, the grant will provide…
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