Category Archives: Community Outreach

BJ’s Wholesale Club donates $100,000 to Lowcountry teacher-led projects

CHARLESTON, SC – BJ’s Wholesale Club today announced that it funded all classroom projects listed by teachers in Charleston, Summerville and neighboring communities through crowd-funding website DonorsChoose.org. The $100,000 donation from the BJ’s Charitable Foundation fulfilled 141 teacher-led projects, benefiting 846 students in 65 local schools. “At BJ’s, our commitment to our members extends far…
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New partners announced for veterans program

[caption id="attachment_21920" align="alignleft" width="400"] Front row left to right, Command Chief Master Sgt. Todd Cole, 628th Air Base Wing command chief, Capt. Robert Hudson, Joint Base Charleston deputy commander, Tara Fuller, JB Charleston Airman and Family Readiness Center, Anna Flowers, JB Charleston Fleet and Family Support Center, Barclay Murphy, Military Community Connection, Marie Elana Roland,…
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Berkeley Electric seeks 8 high schoolers to send to Washington, D.C.

MONCKS CORNER — Berkeley Electric Cooperative is looking for eight (8) local high school juniors to represent the Cooperative during a week-long leadership trip to Washington, D.C., this summer. Students, whose parents or legal guardians are Berkeley Electric members, need to apply online at the Cooperative’s website by February 10th. The Washington Youth Tour will…
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Local author and motivational speaker hosts annual conference March 11

Charleston, SC – Charleston author, Geri Mason will host the  Third Annual “Geri Speaks” Conference at the Hyatt Place North Charleston, 2455 Prospect Dr., North Charleston, SC.  This is an all day event to be held on Saturday, March 11, 2017, from 10a.m. to 3:00p.m.  Featured guests will include, (but not limited to) Alan Thompson,…
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