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9:45 am on Tuesday May 29, 2012

Carolina Youth Development Center Receives $175,000 Grant

(North Charleston, South Carolina) -- Carolina Youth Development Center (CYDC) has been awarded a PropelNext grant of $175,000 over 18 months from the Edna McConnell ClarkFoundation, and will also receive expert strategic consulting assistance to...
1:35 pm on Thursday May 24, 2012

RPWB Continues ‘10 Months of Giving’ Campaign with $5k Donation to WINGS for Kids

Richardson, Patrick, Westbrook & Brickman, LLC (RPWB) has awarded $5,000 to WINGS for Kids as part of its ’10 Months of Giving’ Campaign. The ’10 Months of Giving’ campaign represents an initiative to give $55k to area charities from January...
1:49 pm on Thursday May 17, 2012

Dogs for a Cause Supports "I Will Reflect" Melanoma Awareness Initiative

Join The Spa at Charleston Place for a night of fun and awareness with the Charleston Riverdogs. Help support the "I Will Reflect" Melanoma Awareness Initiative while you enjoy a night out at 'The Joe.' Tickets are available for $10 and can be...
12:35 pm on Wednesday April 25, 2012

RPWB Donates to SC Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Hospital As Part of its ‘Ten Months of Giving’ Charity Campaign

 Richardson, Patrick, Westbrook & Brickman, LLC (RPWB) announced today a gift of $5,000 to South Carolina Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Hospital. This gift was made as part of RPWB’s “10 Months of Giving” campaign, an initiative to give $55,000 to area...
5:45 am on Friday April 13, 2012

Andrus Family Fund Awards Carolina Youth Development Center $82,000 Grant

Carolina Youth Development Center (CYDC), in partnership with One Economy Corporation (OE), has received an $82,000 planning grant from the Andrus Family Fund (AFF) for an innovative pilot to bring technology access, training and resources to foster...
7:50 am on Wednesday March 28, 2012

OVER 2000 STUDENTS LIVES HAVE BEEN TOUCHED BY INSPIRATIONAL SPEAKER

Seventeen Cover Girl Zoe Damacela Inspires Our Youth One School at a Time The results from Zoe Damacela’s seven school tour last week have been tremendous.  Through the collaborative effort of YEScarolina (Youth Entrepreneurship South Carolina) and...
5:51 am on Tuesday March 27, 2012

New initiative challenges Charleston to 'Lighten Up' and lose 100,000 pounds

Mayor Joseph P. Riley, Jr., committee Co-Chairmen Dr. Marcus Newberry and Dr. Patrick O’Neil and members of the community steering committee are challenging the Charleston community to lose a combined 100,000 pounds in an effort to fight obesity....
5:53 am on Friday January 6, 2012

Public's input sought for Arts in Education initiative

Image by Flickr user laurie.mcgregorThe Charleston County School District, the Cities of Charleston and North Charleston, and the College of Charleston have convened a community planning process, titled "Engaging Creative Minds," to determine how...
1:00 pm on Wednesday June 2, 2010

State Ports Authority to offer new rail-served warehouse program

Image by Amanda Click / TheDigitelThe State Ports Authority announced today that they're beginning a new rail-served warehouse program that will save shippers money and reduce emissions. According to The Post and Courier, the initiative would, "take...
8:00 am on Thursday October 29, 2009

Downtown neighborhood piloting Halloween project

Image by 20091029-pilot.jpgThis year, the Cannonborough-Elliotborough Neighborhood Association is starting what they hope will become an annual Halloween event and initiative on the peninsula. The neighborhood is a vibrant mix of homes and small...
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