Category Archives: Nonprofit

Local 10-Year-Old Launches Shoe Drive to Fight Poverty

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (September 8, 2018) – One person’s unwanted shoes can help provide meaningful opportunities that many in developing nations need, which is why a local ten-year-old has launched a shoe drive to collect new and gently-worn shoes. Mia El-Kheddiwi and the I’On Advanced Academy junior tennis teammates have set a goal of 500 pairs.…
Read more

Patriots Point Foundation Welcomes Two New Board Members

[caption id="attachment_34757" align="alignleft" width="300"] Jay Seibels, Jr. (left) and Andy Solgere join Patriots Point Foundation[/caption] Patriots Point Foundation is proud to welcome two new board members. Jay Seibels, Jr., pictured at left, is the managing partner of the Seibels Law Firm, PA. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia and the University of…
Read more

Cleveland Kidnapping Survivor to Speak at Dee Norton Child Advocacy Center Annual Luncheon

[caption id="attachment_34765" align="alignleft" width="249"] Michelle Knight[/caption] Charleston, S.C, September 7, 2018 – Dee Norton Child Advocacy Center, the region’s leading resource to prevent abuse, protect children and heal families, announced today that Cleveland kidnapping survivor, Michelle Knight, will be the speaker at the Center’s annual luncheon. Guests of the luncheon will hear Knight’s story firsthand,…
Read more

“Cards for the Courageous” Campaign to Continue Through September 11

Charleston, S.C.—As part of their 9/11 Day of Service, the Youth Volunteer Corps (YVC) of Charleston encourages local youth ages 5-25 and youth-serving agencies to participate in their “Cards for the Courageous” campaign by organizing and hosting a card making event to thank first responders, military members, and veterans for their service to the community…
Read more