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Mar 11, 2024

Affordable Upstate honored by Greenville Chamber of Commerce

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Leadership programs are designed to engage people in the concept of creating positive change in their communities. Two members of Leadership Greenville’s 2016 class took the concept and ran with it. Brian Albers and Mario Brown of Affordable Upstate were honored earlier this month by the Greenville Chamber[...]

Mar 6, 2024

Amanda Herlihy Named GSA Business Report’s 2024 Woman of Influence Honoree

Amanda Herlihy, executive director of the SC Governor’s School for the Arts & Humanities Foundation, was named a 2024 Woman of Influence by GSA Business Report. This honor is bestowed upon Upstate businesswomen who are reaching inspiring heights in their careers and providing inspirational examples by giving back to the co[...]

Mar 5, 2024

YMCA of Greenville announces 2024 Annual Campaign goal, continuing its impact in the community

GREENVILLE, S.C. – YMCA of Greenville today announced its 2024 Annual Campaign goal of $1.44 million to help improve the lives of thousands of people across Greenville County through financial assistance for programs and services, creating a lasting impact in the Y’s focus areas of youth development, healthy living, and soci[...]

Mar 4, 2024

Meyer Center for Special Children Celebrates 70 Years of Serving the Upstate’s Children with Disabilities

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Meyer Center for Special Children this year celebrates 70 years of serving the Upstate’s children with disabilities. During a special event held at the Meyer Center to commemorate the remarkable achievement, executive director Meta Bowers Hendricks unveiled an educational and creative timeline installa[...]

Mar 1, 2024

Half a Sorrow Foundation Announces 2024 Board of Directors

Greenville, SC – Half a Sorrow Foundation, a leading non-profit organization dedicated to promoting mental health awareness, suicide prevention, and postvention support, proudly announces its 2024 Board of Directors. Committed to advancing the Foundation’s mission of fostering life-saving connections and promoting real c[...]

Feb 23, 2024

SC Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities Foundation Receives Platinum Seal of Transparency

The SC Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities Foundation proudly announces that they have earned the 2024 Platinum Seal of Transparency from Candid. Candid is a highly respected organization for measuring nonprofits’ accountability, and this designation signifies the highest level of transparency. This is the fourth c[...]

The board of directors of Sustain SC, a nonprofit organization connecting the sustainability goals of business in South Carolina with local solutions, has appointed Leslie Skardon as CEO. (Photo/Sustain SC)
Feb 15, 2024

Sustain SC names new CEO

The executive will lead Sustain SC as it works to build on its mission to connect businesses and local stakeholders to support both economic growth and conservation priorities.

Feb 15, 2024

Urban League of the Upstate Receives $20,000 from Duke Energy and Hosts Preview of The McClaren Institute for Health & Quality of Life

GREENVILLE, S.C. – In collaboration with The McClaren Apartments’ grand opening on February 9, Executive Director of the Urban League of the Upstate (ULUS), Dr. Gail Wilson Awan, gave an update on the developing McClaren Institute for Health & Quality of Life, located immediately next door at 110 Wardlaw. During Dr. Wils[...]

Feb 14, 2024

Habitat Greenville launches 2024 CEO Build

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Upstate’s biggest annual gathering of community and business leaders united for the purpose of supporting affordable housing kicked-off Tuesday morning at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. The annual Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County CEO Build brings together a diverse group of leaders who pledge[...]

Feb 8, 2024

TealHaus CEO and Founder Lindsay Niedringhaus Joins the Boards of Loaves & Fishes and RIZE Prevention

Greenville, S.C. – Lindsay Niedringhaus, Founder and CEO of TealHaus, recently joined the Board of Directors of two local nonprofits: Loaves & Fishes and RIZE Prevention. TealHaus is a strategic marketing firm that repositions businesses and organizations through storytelling and strategy. The firm leads with the three cor[...]

Feb 7, 2024

FUEL Selects the Half a Sorrow Foundation as 1H24 Grant Recipient

Greenville, SC – FUEL – a Greenville, S.C.-based brand building agency – announced today that it has selected the Half a Sorrow Foundation as the FUEL for Good Grant recipient for 1H 2024. The Half a Sorrow Foundation was founded in 2020 to improve mental health for individuals and organizations by promoting real conversat[...]

Feb 6, 2024

South Carolina Charities, Inc. Appoints Bob Stegner to Board President

UPSTATE, S.C. – South Carolina Charities, Inc. (SCCI), the non-profit foundation of the BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by TD SYNNEX, is pleased to announce the appointment of Bob Stegner to board president and Judson Conwell to director of corporate partnerships and assistant tournament director. Stegner previously served as vic[...]