Category Archives: Nonprofit

Palmetto Conservation Corps Serves with the Andrew Pickens District of the Sumter National Forest

[caption id="attachment_12730" align="alignleft" width="500"] The Palmetto Conservation Corps working at the Andrew Pickens District of the Sumter National Forest.[/caption] The Palmetto Conservation Corps just completed a ten day project with the Andrew Pickens District of the Sumter National Forest. Utilizing forest service campsites, the Corps maintained and repaired several Oconee County trails. ### Background on…
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Habitat honors donors and volunteers who went above and beyond in 2016

GREENVILLE, S.C. – In 2016, Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County built ten homes, repaired and weatherized 13 additional homes, and operated three ReStores, all with the support of donors and volunteers to fulfill their mission. On March 8, Habitat Greenville honored those individual and corporate donors and volunteers who have gone above and beyond…
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Junior League of Spartanburg Announces 2017-2018 Board of Directors

SPARTANBURG, SC – March 6, 2017:  The Junior League of Spartanburg (JLS), Spartanburg’s premier organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving the community, is excited to announce the new 2017-2018 Board of Directors. These members will be responsible for overseeing the leagues finances, policies, and procedures, admission of membership,…
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Ribbon cutting at GCM

Greer Community Ministries (GCM) is celebrating 45 years of service with a ribbon cutting sponsored by the Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce on Monday, March 20, at noon. The public is invited to the event, free of charge. Refreshments will be served following the ceremony. “We think this is a great time to celebrate our…
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SC Governor Proclaims “Miracle Hill Ministries 80th Anniversary Day”

GREENVILLE, SC (March 17, 2017) – South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster has proclaimed March 21, 2017 as Miracle Hill Ministries 80th Anniversary Day in honor of the non-profit’s longstanding work serving the Upstate’s homeless children and adults. Governor McMaster commended Miracle Hill as the “largest and most comprehensive provider of services to the homeless in…
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UPS Store Holds Book Drive to Benefit Children at Miracle Hill

Greer, South Carolina – In an effort to help deliver the gift of reading to less fortunate children in the United States, The UPS Store® in Greer has launched a book donation drive for the Toys for Tots Literacy Program to benefit children in care at Miracle Hill Ministries. “At any given time, Miracle Hill…
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Gregory Evans Harris Receives SCWCEA’s 2016 Annual Inspiration Award

[caption id="attachment_12520" align="alignleft" width="4032"] (left to right) Peggy Harris, Evans Harris, Chelsea Harris, Kenny Harris & Cash Harris[/caption] [Charleston, S.C., February 25, 2017] – The South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Educational Association (SCWCEA) is pleased to announce Gregory Evans Harris of Spartanburg, SC as the recipient of the 2016 Annual Inspiration Award during its 38th Annual…
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Hollingsworth Funds appoints Tony McDade and Sam Erwin to Board of Directors

[gallery columns="2" size="medium" ids="12421,12422"] Greenville, SC – Hollingsworth Funds, a community-wide funder for Greenville County is pleased to announce the appointment of Anthony W. (Tony) McDade and Samuel L. (Sam) Erwin to the Hollingsworth Funds Board of Directors.  Executive Director for United Ministries, McDade will add a keen perspective to Funds’ philanthropic investments in multi-stakeholder…
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Habitat Greenville and Greenville CEOs raise walls on fifth annual CEO Build

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The CEOs of Greenville’s top companies are familiar with building organizations from the ground up. On Thursday, 23 of those executives will come together to raise the walls on a structure of a different kind – a home for the Nivens family, in partnership with Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County. This…
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