Category Archives: Community Outreach

Lowcountry Parrot Head Club presents 13th annual Mardi Crawl

Mount Pleasant, SC -- The Lowcountry Parrot Head Club is set to host the 13th Annual Mardi Crawl on Shem Creek in Mount Pleasant on Saturday, February 25. Over the past 12 years, this annual event has fulfilled its mission to "party with a purpose," raising more than $115,000 for local charities. This year, proceeds…
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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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