Category Archives: Nonprofit

Charleston Parks Conservancy Promoting Pollinators During National Pollinator Week

Across the globe, about 1,000 plants have to be pollinated by animals and insects to produce food, beverages, fibers, spices and even medicines. So anyone who loves apples, chocolate, coffee, potatoes, almonds or tequila should be concerned about the pollinator crisis. Many pollinators are disappearing due to loss of habitat, chemical misuse, invasive plants, diseases…
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American Philanthropy Hits Record Level Giving Eclipses Pre-recession Totals

Charleston— Americans gave more than ever before in 2016—$390.05 billion total—according to Giving USA, the definitive annual report on American philanthropy. The report, released today, shows a 2.7% increase over 2015 giving levels, with giving up across all sectors including education, religion, international affairs, and health. “For the third year in a row, giving has…
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Volvo Car Group executive joins Tri-County Cradle to Career board

[caption id="attachment_25285" align="alignleft" width="200"] Katarina Fjording[/caption] TCCC announces staff changes, additions North Charleston, SC - Tri-County Cradle to Career Collaborative (TCCC), a nonprofit organization that works to improve educational outcomes for all children, has added a new board member and two staff members. Katarina Fjording has been elected to the TCCC Board of Directors. Fjording…
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Happy Hour Fundraiser at Lagunitas to Benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters

Join Big Brothers Big Sisters of Carolina Youth Development Center from 5:30-8:30 p.m. on June 21 for a Summer Kickoff Happy Hour fundraiser and auction at Lagunitas Charleston Taproom and Beer Sanctuary. Tickets are $15 and include appetizers, two drink tickets and entry to our silent auction featuring awesome local restaurant, pampering services and golf…
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