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The Ark of SC, a nonprofit that provides support services to families living with Alzheimer’s Disease or a related dementia, has received a $1,000 grant from The CarMax Foundation. The ARK received the grant as part of its 18th annual Race for The ARK from The CarMax Foundation Volunteer Team-Building Program.
The Shifa Clinic, a nonprofit and tax-exempt clinic established by The Islamic Circle of North America Relief USA, is set to host a benefit dinner from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Jan. 27 at the Marriott at 170 Lockwood Blvd. The event will include Dr. Abdulhakim Mohamed, president of Asia Humanitarian Aid and director of development of Imana, and Jennet Robinson Alterman, a nonprofit consultant and women’s rights advocate. There will also be a silent auction and appetizers.
Tickets are $50.