Category Archives: Nonprofit

BlueCross employees, foundation give $17M to S.C. nonprofits

BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina employees and its foundation gave $17.4 million to nonprofits and other institutions serving South Carolina in 2014. In the Lowcountry, grant recipients included Charleston Southern University, which received a three-year grant to fund scholarships for nursing students who commit to work in home-based nursing; Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach…
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Palmetto Goodwill presents $1,888 to Lowcountry Orphan Relief

Palmetto Goodwill presented a check for $1,888.76 to Lowcountry Orphan Relief. The donation came from money Palmetto Goodwill received through a giving program held throughout all Lowcountry stores in July through September where shoppers rounded up their purchases to the nearest whole dollar and donated the difference to Lowcountry Orphan Relief.
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Michele M. Neff

Michele M. Neff has been hired by the S.C. Sea Grant Consortium as an accountant and fiscal analyst. Her job duties include grants accounting and management, budget analysis and revenue and expense reporting. She also will serve as the agency’s benefits coordinator, recruiting manager and assistant on other human resources activities. Neff earned a Bachelor…
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Col. Alvin A. Taylor

Col. Alvin A. Taylor, director of S.C. Department of Natural Resources, has been elected chairman of the S.C. Sea Grant Consortium’s board of directors as of Jan. 1. Taylor graduated from Clemson University in 1976 with a Bachelor of Science in zoology. He completed training at the U.S. Coast Guard Law Enforcement Training Center in…
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