Community Foundation gives $600,000 to four nonprofits

The organizations include the Greenville Center for Creative Arts, Camperdown Academy, the Greenville Free Medical Clinic and the S.C. Children’s Theatre.

After 60 years, the work of Greenville’s Community Foundation is just getting started

If one were to put a green dot on a Greenville city map to mark each place impacted by the Community Foundation of Greenville, it would look like a pasture; hardly a block in the city hasn’t been touched. There would be multiple green spaces in the county, as well.

TD Bank supports Upstate Warrior Solution

As part of its “Bring Change” campaign, the Haywood Road TD Bank branch will serve as a designated hub on Sept. 9 to support Upstate Warrior Solution.

Homelessness in Greenville: Three innovative approaches

Below are some measures that other communities throughout the U.S. have taken in order to address homelessness.

Think Twice: Nonprofits can be a high-value target for hackers

Nonprofits can be a high-value target for hackers

The Salvation Army and its clients are the focus of frustration for Rutherford Road area residents

Greenville’s Salvation Army’s headquarters is expanding, driving the North Main community to confront the area’s uneasy relationship with the homeless and indigent.

Upstate bikers raise $14k in Laurens Electric’s annual Poker Run

The money will also go towards the Pay it Forward program, which gives employees the opportunity to receive $500 through a drawing and apply the funds toward their own act of kindness.

Eat oysters, raise money for Safe Harbor on Oct. 9

Safe Harbor is hosting the True Grit Oyster Roast in the Village of West Greenville. The event will raise money and awareness for the Safe Harbor organization.

Animal Care receives $175K, starts no-kill programs

Greenville County Animal Care is one step closer to its goal of being a no-kill facility.

GJ Community Briefs: July 22, 2016

Greenville County Animal Care was awarded a $175,000 grant from the Petco Foundation to establish, implement and sustain the community cat diversion program.

The Good: July 22, 2016

Shine the Light hosts leadership event // Greenville Drive recruits new volunteers for Meals on Wheels of Greenville

GTCHS Students in Action receive recognition for service projects

Greenville City Councilwoman Jil Littlejohn presented GTCHS Students In Action with individual letters of commendation from Mayor Knox White.

Community briefs: July 15, 2016

Mill Village Farm dedicates garden in Staunton Bridge Community // CDS hosts first annual Cornhole Derby // Local church hosts dementia workshop // Local breweries release American sour series

Poinsett Club donates to veteran organizations

The Poinsett Club gave $1,800 in new donations to two local nonprofits supporting veterans

Blue Ridge Cooperative and Blue Ridge Security Solutions present beneficiaries with funds

Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative employees Tony Kelley and Mark McCall (left) recently presented The Dream Center of Pickens County a check for $17,000