Category Archives: Nonprofit

The 2020 Bowl and Brew to benefit CDS will be on Friday, February 28th

Greenville, S.C. (January 8, 2020): The Center for Developmental Services (CDS) will host the Bowl and Brew on Friday, February 28, 2020 from 6pm-8pm at Bowlero in Greenville (located at 740 South Pleasantburg Drive). Guests will enjoy a fun evening of bowling to benefit children with developmental delays and disabilities that are served at CDS…
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Project HOPE Foundation Employees Pass Board Exams to Become Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analysts (BCaBAs)

[caption id="attachment_39578" align="alignleft" width="150"] Brittnie Cox[/caption] January 6, 2020 -- Three Project HOPE Foundation employees passed their board exams to become Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analysts (BCaBAs). Brittnie Cox is currently a BCBA apprentice at Hope Academy in Landrum, continuing her education to pursue her BCBA. Cox has been with HOPE since 2017. [caption id="attachment_39580"…
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SCRA Announces Appointment of Lou Kennedy to Board’s Executive Committee

Columbia, S.C.— SCRA, a public, nonprofit corporation chartered to grow South Carolina’s innovation economy and foster job creation, today announced the appointment by Gov. Henry McMaster of Lou Kennedy (https://www.scra.org/about-us/scra-board/lou-kennedy/) to the SCRA Board of Trustees’ Executive Committee (https://www.scra.org/about-us/boards-and-committees/). The nine-member group is comprised of the presidents of Clemson University, the Medical University of South…
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United Way of Greenville County Names Two to New OnTrack Greenville Roles

[caption id="attachment_39439" align="alignleft" width="300"] Cindy McGrath[/caption] United Way of Greenville County announced two new positions for its student success initiative, OnTrack Greenville. Cindy McGrath transitions from another role within the organization to now be OnTrack’s Programs and Innovations Manager, while Gina Bridges joins as Family Support Specialist. As OnTrack’s Programs and Innovations Manager, McGrath will…
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Greenville Humane Society Welcomes New Members and Officers to 2020 Board of Directors

[caption id="attachment_39059" align="alignleft" width="214"] Cindy Crick[/caption] GREENVILLE, S.C. – December 16, 2019 – Greenville Humane Society is pleased to announce its full slate of members for the 2020 Board of Directors, including new officers and three new members. The Board is made up of community members who help to provide leadership for the execution of…
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Minority Business Accelerator Announces 2020 Class, Program Enhancements

(Greenville, SC) The Greenville Chamber’s Minority Business Accelerator recently graduated 2019 program participants and announced the 2020 class. Graduating from the 2019 program were 17 local, small business owners. Several participants received special honors for their dedication to the program and for demonstrable growth within their business as a result. Those participants are denoted with…
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Greenville Chautauqua welcomes new Executive Director

The Greenville Chautauqua Board of Directors welcomes Naomi Horne as its new Executive Director. Naomi brings nearly two decades of fundraising, marketing and recruiting experience with her to this position. Before returning to home to the Upstate in 2018, she spent 15 years serving as the Advancement Officer for the University of Alaska Fairbanks. During…
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United Way of the Piedmont Hires Olivia Sloan as New Campaign Director

SPARTANBURG, SC, December 17, 2019- United Way of the Piedmont is excited to welcome Olivia Sloan to the team as the new Campaign Director. Olivia comes to United Way after a fourteen-year career in local government with a focus on project management and public relations. A graduate of Clemson University, Olivia obtained a degree in…
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Project Host Announces its New Leadership Team

The Board of Directors at Project Host, Inc. is pleased to announce a new leadership team that will lead the organization through its next era of growth and innovation in addressing food insecurity and upward mobility across Greenville County. [caption id="attachment_38971" align="alignleft" width="300"] Paulette Dunn[/caption] The new leadership team consists of Paulette Dunn and Tobin…
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