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LRADAC receives Working Well awards

  LRADAC has been recognized by Working Well for achieving the highest standards of excellence in the areas of Nutrition and Food Environment, Physical Activity, Tobacco-Free Workplace, and Financial Wellbeing. Working Well was founded through [...]

By |August 14th, 2017|Non Profit|0 Comments

Homes for Our Troops Motorcycle Ride

Homes for Our Troops Motorcycle Ride will hold it’s 14th Annual Run on Sunday, August 6th starting at Texas Roadhouse at 8304 Two Notch Road and ending in Irmo at Harley Haven. The ride begins [...]

By |August 2nd, 2017|Events, Military, Non Profit|0 Comments

Miss South Carolina spotlights volunteer work

Miss South Carolina, Suzi Roberts Miss South Carolina is no stranger to center stage, however, her behind-the-scenes work is what’s making her a star for some local children. Suzi Roberts was crowned Miss [...]

By |August 2nd, 2017|Non Profit|0 Comments

Babcock Center receives grant

  Babcock Center has announced it has been awarded funding from the SC Developmental Disabilities Council for a second year in support of its Go Do Life program. The program is a social skills development [...]

By |July 16th, 2017|Non Profit|0 Comments

Babcock board welcomes new member

The Babcock Center Board of Directors has welcomed a new board member. Joanne Slice Wactor is a Family Nurse Practitioner at the CVS Minute Clinic. She holds a M.S. in Nursing, FNP and ANCC, FNP [...]

By |July 10th, 2017|Non Profit|0 Comments

Shelter gets gift from House of Raeford

House of Raeford’s non-profit organization, FLOCK, has announced a new partnership with LightHouse for Life, a non-profit organization seeking to take steps against sex trafficking in the midlands and across the state of South Carolina. [...]

By |July 9th, 2017|Non Profit|0 Comments

Local man earns state MDA award

Eddie Wilder, president and CEO of ERA Wilder Realty, has been chosen as MDA's Champion of Spirit award recipient for 2017. "Eddie Wilder has been a great supporter of MDA for many years, and we [...]

By |June 29th, 2017|Business, Non Profit|0 Comments

Meadow Glen student pens winning essay 

Words from a Lexington County School District One eighth-grader earned him a first-place prize from a local civic organization. Meadow Glen Middle School Student Joshua P. Lazenby won the National Heritage Essay Contest sponsored by [...]

By |June 25th, 2017|Non Profit, School News|0 Comments

Big Brothers Big Sisters volunteer earns award

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Columbia is has announced Dusty Conine as the Community Impact Award winner. United Way of the Midlands presents this award annually to a volunteer that is viewed as a [...]

By |June 7th, 2017|Non Profit|0 Comments

Pomeranz Brings Universal Enhancements to Babcock Center

Dr. Tom Pomeranz, President & CEO of Universal Lifestiles, is a national authority, trainer, clinician, and consultant in the field of supports for people with lifelong disabilities.  May 15 – 19th Dr. Pomeranz, returned to [...]

By |May 31st, 2017|Non Profit|0 Comments