Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility

Nonprofit

May 26, 2022

IAAM receives $250,000 programming grant from TD Bank

The International African American Museum has received a $250,000 grant from TD Bank to sponsor onsite and online programming. The TD Bank Program Series will feature nine major community events and programs from 2022 to 2024 aimed at multi-generational audiences. It will feature noted national speakers, panels and dialogues cen[...]

Apr 27, 2022

Helping Out April 27, 2022

Helping Out highlights some of the many charitable events and activities going on in the Charleston area. Submit your news using our online form.

Apr 20, 2022

Helping Out April 20, 2022

Helping Out highlights some of the many charitable events and activities going on in the Charleston area. Submit your news using our online form. Charleston Southern University recently raised more than $1 million in 24 hours during its annual Giving Day. Gifts from over 400 alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends[...]

Apr 12, 2022

Helping Out April 13, 2022

Helping Out highlights some of the many charitable events and activities going on in the Charleston area. Submit your news using our online form. The Charleston Friends of the Library is hosting its 40th annual That Big Book Sale the weekend of May 20-22 at the Omar Shrine Auditorium. All proceeds will help fund services, training, materials […]

Apr 6, 2022

Helping Out April 6, 2022

Helping Out highlights some of the many charitable events and activities going on in the Charleston area. Submit your news using our online form.

Mar 29, 2022

Nonprofit headquarters finds new home in former church

A North Charleston-based nonprofit has purchased the Cherokee Place United Methodist Church building as its headquarters.  Neighbors Together has leased the first floor of the church at 2105 Cosgrove Ave. in North Charleston since 2017. The building became available for sale when the Cherokee Place UMC congregation closed in October.  “Thanks to the hard work […]

Mar 29, 2022

SC Aquarium celebrates 10 million visitors

The D’Angelo family had no idea just how exciting their trip to the South Carolina Aquarium would be when they arrived on March 16. After postponing their January trip to Charleston, Nic, Stacia and their daughters, Emery and Aubrey, headed to the aquarium for a casual tour when they were named the aquarium’s 10 millionth […]

Mar 1, 2022

Chemical company gifts $500,000 to International African American Museum

A North Charleston-based chemical manufacturing company has pledged $500,000 to the International African American Museum. The donation from Ingevity, which develops and markets specialty chemicals, high-performance activated carbon and engineered polymers, will be gifted during a four-year period and support the museum’s operations. “At Ingevity, we recognize the importance of taking an active role in […][...]

Feb 28, 2022

SPOTLIGHT: Water Mission

Mission Statement: To honor God by developing, implementing, and sharing best-in-class safe water solutions that transform as many lives as possible, as quickly as possible. 2021 Top achievements: We served more than 1.2 million people with safe water, sanitation and hygiene solutions in the last fiscal year. Our staff completed 110 safe water projects in […]

Feb 23, 2022

Helping Out Feb. 23, 2022

Helping Out highlights some of the many charitable events and activities going on in the Charleston area. Submit your news using our online form.

Feb 21, 2022

Spotlight: South Carolina Aquarium

Mission Statement: To inspire conservation of the natural world by exhibiting and caring for animals, by excelling in education and research and by providing an exceptional visitor experience. 2020 Top achievements:  The Our World Without campaign will be recorded as our finest moment as an Aquarium family; a moment in which our entire community rallied, […]

Feb 14, 2022

Business owner fills gym with donations for West Ashley fire victims

Kim Wood took a shot in the dark and sat outside of the Citadel Mall the night of the Palm Apartments fire in West Ashley. The early morning fire alarms and sirens Feb. 7 awoke the lifelong West Ashley resident who lived near the Orange Grove Avenue apartments. She felt helpless as members of her community, more t[...]