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Jan 16, 2024

Habitat Laurens to “Rock The Block” this January

CLINTON, S.C.– Cypress Street in the Lydia Mills neighborhood will get a transformation this month led by Habitat for Humanity of Laurens County. Habitat Laurens will be holding a “Rock The Block” program where homeowners, volunteers, and community partners come together to create high-energy neighborhood revitalizatio[...]

Jan 11, 2024

Habitat Greenville launching 12th CEO Build this Month with panel discussion on affordable housing

GREENVILLE, S.C. – A panel discussion focusing on the challenges of affordable housing both locally and abroad will serve as the kick-off for the 2024 Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County CEO Build. For the past 12 years, the CEO Build has recruited influential local business leaders to lend their skills to build safe, en[...]

Jan 10, 2024

Habitat for Humanity of Spartanburg and Bank of America partner in Spartanburg for Global Build initiative

Spartanburg, SC – Habitat for Humanity of Spartanburg and Bank of America came together to address the need for safe, sustainable, and affordable housing in the Spartanburg community, as part of Bank of America’s Global Build, to support affordable housing and revitalization projects in communities around the world. Habitat [...]

Jan 9, 2024

Matching Gift Challenge for the Center for Developmental Services

Greenville, SC – Dr. William “Bill” Schmidt, founder and Emeritus board member of the Center for Developmental Services (CDS), along with his wife, Jean, are challenging the community to support CDS. All gifts will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to $15,000. In the past 24 years, thousands of families in the Upstate ha[...]

Jan 5, 2024

American Technology Venture Lab Announces Revised Dates for the Inaugural Cadre at the George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics

Spartanburg, SC — American Technology Venture Lab Inc. (ATVL) proudly announces its inaugural cadre to be hosted at The George Dean Johnson, Jr. College of Business and Economics in Spartanburg, South Carolina. Dennis Hayes, best known as the developer of the Hayes Smartmodem and Hayes Microcomputer Products, a company that led the PC industry in […]

Jan 3, 2024

United Way of the Piedmont Invites the Community to Sign Up for 2024 MLK Day of Service

On Monday, January 15, 2024, people across Spartanburg County will join together to serve their community in celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the federal Day of Service named in his honor. MLK day celebrates the birthday of Dr. King by providing for a federal holiday that many […]

Jan 3, 2024

The Soapstone Preservation Endowment launches campaign to raise $500,000 by 2025

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Soapstone Preservation Endowment, a public charity created for the sole purpose of protecting and promoting the history and legacy of the Liberia Community and Soapstone Baptist Church in the mountains of Pickens County, has launched The Partnership Challenge. The Partnership Challenge seeks at least 100[...]

Jan 2, 2024

FUEL Accepting Applications for Nonprofit Grant Program

FUEL, a Greenville, S.C.-based brand building agency, is accepting applications until January 17 for its FUEL for Good Grant program for the first half of 2024. As part of its commitment to community service, FUEL selects local nonprofits each year and provides pro bono marketing services, enabling them to further their missions[...]

CommunityWorks is committed to creating a “brighter future” for financially underserved individuals and businesses in South Carolina by providing equitable financial products and services to build wealth. (Photo/Provided)
Dec 27, 2023

Behind this women-led Greenville financial institution’s $400M impact

The institution is committed to creating a “brighter future” for financially underserved individuals and businesses in South Carolina by providing equitable financial products and services to build wealth.

Upstate Preservation Trust, a historic preservation nonprofit in Upstate South Carolina, has received approval for $1.205 million in funding to acquire historic Oakland Plantation from the YMCA of Greenville. (Photo/Provided)
Dec 27, 2023

Nonprofit acquires funding for purchase of YMCA property in Simpsonville

The circa-1820 property and its associated outbuildings make up a rare intact collection of historic plantation resources, and represents the largest grant awarded by the Greenville County Historic and Natural Resources Trust to date.

Dec 21, 2023

Rebuild Upstate raises nearly $65,000 for home preservation at inaugural silent auction event

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Rebuild Upstate, a local nonprofit dedicated to preserving safe and affordable housing for individuals and families in need, celebrated its wildly successful A Toast to Home event earlier this month. Guests of A Toast To Home enjoyed culinary delights from Smoke on the Water and Liquid Catering, all while ne[...]

Dec 20, 2023

SC Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities Foundation Announces Director of Development

The South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities Foundation in Greenville has hired Jared Martin as Director of Development. Martin will create, implement, and oversee the organization’s development strategy and its fundraising and communications plans. He will further the Foundation’s mission by building p[...]