“Passion is 90% of success, and they bring all of their passion,” CEO Tobin Simpson says. “You couldn’t ask for a more engaged class.”
Jamie and Tim Brockman’s journey as parents has been as unique as the family they’ve created.
Many families and individuals in underserved communities have big dreams for home ownership and new business ventures. But their goals can’t be realized without funding and financial knowledge to guide…
“I’ve seen what it’s like to live paycheck to paycheck. I’ve seen my mom stressed a lot. I’ve had a lot of financial responsibility,” Chloe Mueller said.
Recognizing the value of this work, the Community Foundation of Greenville and its fund holders have provided grants to the Family Effect over the years.
Pleasant Valley Connection adapted its youth program to give parents peace of mind as they navigate this unusual year
The Urban League works to create healthy communities by developing and operating affordable housing for families and seniors.
Founded in 1992, New Horizon provides primary and preventive medical care, health education and assistance with management of chronic conditions.
“Everything was turned upside down — seniors have been the hardest hit and are needing services now more than before,” said Andrea Smith, executive director of Senior Action.
Foothills Family Resources is a gateway to crisis services like assistance with food, shelter and utilities.
“Not only is this crisis hitting individuals and families in a significant financial way, but people are hurting,” says new executive director, Lizzie Bebber.
“We’re hearing every day from people who are struggling with uncertainty about jobs, homeschooling, the future and what it holds,” Susan Smyre Haire, director of community engagement and development said.
“Crisis always brings opportunities to see where the gaps are,” Andrew Ross, executive director of the Center for Community Services said.
Project Hope asks the community to continue supporting friends and parents of children with autism as they have in the past. One way to do that is to simply check in.
CDS brings together providers under one roof to help individuals with developmental disabilities, with services including screening, diagnosis and therapy.