Category Archives: Nonprofit

Soby’s Brunch for a Cause Raises $16,750 for American Red Cross

Over 200 people attended a brunch on Sept. 14th to raise money for families impacted by Hurricane Dorian. Soby's and Table 301 donated 100% of brunch sales (including server tips) to the Upstate Chapter of American Red Cross to help in the recovery process after the devastating storm hit the Bahamas and parts of South…
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Rebuild Upstate receives $15,000 grant from The Leon Levine Foundation

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The foundation created by the founder of Family Dollar Stores, Inc. has awarded Rebuild Upstate with a $15,000 grant. Following his retirement from Family Dollar in 2003, Leon Levine began his second career: building The Leon Levine Foundation (TLLF) into one of the Southeast’s largest and most impactful philanthropic organizations. As the…
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The Barbara Stone Foundation Hosts ‘CAN Talks’

An Event Where Ideas and Stories Will Challenge The Status Quo and Broaden Your Perspective Greenville, S.C. (September 14, 2019) – The Barbara Stone Foundation, a non-profit organization focused on supporting visionary and creative programs for individuals with disabilities, will host a special event called ‘CAN Talks’ where six individuals with disabilities living in the…
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Habitat for Humanity and Local Muslim, Jewish, Christian Religious Communities Kick-Off Joint Construction of Home for Local Family in Need with Home Blessing Ceremony, Fellowship Dinner

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County, a leading voice for affordable housing initiatives in South Carolina, recently kicked off construction of its Abraham Interfaith Build home construction project. Through this build, representatives from Greenville’s Muslim, Jewish and Christian communities will join forces to build a home for a hardworking area family in…
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Rebuild Upstate hires new office coordinator

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Rebuild Upstate has brought on Ashley Weekly as its new office coordinator. Weekly graduated from Liberty University with a bachelor’s degree in business administration as well as a previously earned an associate’s degree in business form Spartanburg Community College. After spending four years as the lead teller at SunTrust Bank, Weekly served…
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GCM helps 608 students

The back to school program at Greer Community Ministries has nearly doubled in scope over the past three years. This August, donors provided enough school supplies and backpacks worth $50 each to help 608 students in the greater Greer area. Of those, 400 received new shoes through a Soles 4 Souls grant and shoe vouchers…
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Junior League of Greenville Names New Board of Directors

GREENVILLE, S.C.—The Junior League of Greenville, Inc., (JLG) is pleased to announce its new board of directors for its 2019-2020 year. These women will steward the JLG toward its goals throughout the year and lead the organization in its community impact focus area initiatives and membership development. New board members serve a one-year term. Junior…
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The Barbara Stone Foundation Announces New Board Chair, Board of Directors for 2019-2020 and Strong Commitment To Support Individuals With Disabilities In Greenville County

Greenville, S.C. (August 29, 2019) – The Barbara Stone Foundation, a non-profit organization focused on supporting visionary and creative programs and initiatives for individuals with disabilities in Greenville County, elected a chairman of the board and announces its Board of Directors for the 2019-2020 fiscal year. Jimmy Kimbell was elected Board Chair of the Barbara…
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Cancer Association Event to Go Over the Edge of AC Hotel Spartanburg

The Cancer Association of Spartanburg & Cherokee Counties Inc. announces the return of the popular fundraiser, Over The Edge Upstate – slated for Friday, October 18, at AC Hotel Spartanburg, presented by United Community Bank. What is OVER THE EDGE UPSTATE? This exciting event gives participants the opportunity to rappel more than 100 feet down…
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