Category Archives: Nonprofit

Charleston Entrepreneur Wins First Place And $10,000 Grand Prize In Nation’s Top Student Entrepreneurship Competition

NEW YORK, NY -- YEScarolina sent two Charleston student entrepreneurs to the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge, sponsored by the Citi Foundation, in New York City this week. Colin Posnanski, student at Wando High School and 1st place winner of the Mark E. Motley Foundation State Business Plan Competition, presented his…
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State Honors Carolina Youth Development Center for Job Readiness Partnership

[caption id="attachment_28302" align="alignleft" width="225"] Pictured left to right posing with the SC DJJ certificate are CARE Manager Domoniquie Conyers and Education and Enrichment Coordinator Daydra Cobin, who leads the JRT program at CYDC.[/caption] The South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice (SC DJJ) has recognized North Charleston nonprofit Carolina Youth Development Center (CYDC) as the best…
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Charleston County’s Community Investment Fund Supports Annual Vision Clinics at Elementary Schools

[caption id="attachment_28266" align="alignright" width="820"] Dr. Jennifer Guerra conducts a comprehensive eye exam through ABVI's Focus on Children's Program[/caption] Charleston, SC – The Association for the Blind & Visually Impaired – Charleston (ABVI) is pleased to announce it has received a $10,000 grant from the Charleston County Community Investment Fund to provide funding for vision clinics…
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For the “Luckiest Unlucky Sea Turtle,” the Journey Home is Just Beginning

Outfitted with a Satellite Tag, a Kemp’s Ridley Will Participate in South Carolina Department of Natural Resources Research Program CHARLESTON, S.C. – October 9, 2017 – A 55-pound Kemp’s ridley sea turtle rehabilitated by the South Carolina Aquarium Sea Turtle Care Center (STCC) following the detrimental effects of human interaction is playing a critical role…
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