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Posted by on September 15th, 2016

The Future Isn’t Hungry in Greenville!

In May 2016, volunteers from Food Lion, Fisher Middle School, Furman University, and the United Way of Greenville County’s OnTrack program packed 250 bags of healthy food items that were then provided to middle school students in need across the county.

Posted by on September 15th, 2016

DreamBoxes in Irmo!

In March 2016, the leadership class from Irmo Middle School collected journals, pencils, pens, books, crayons, markers, school supplies, letters of encouragement, and lots of love to pack into 65 DreamBoxes for students at Seven Oaks Elementary School.

Posted by on September 15th, 2016

South Carolina Board of Advisors

State Board Chairman: Mike Cashman, Womble Carlyle


Chair: Michael Giordano

Morgan Stanley

Vice Chair: Lynda Leventis-Wells

Carolinas Institute for Community Policing

Greenville County Schools Board of Trustees

Secretary: Steve Shrum

Holly Tree Animal Hospital

Brian Disher

Greenwood Capital

Megan Pritchard

Michelin NA

Hon. David Sudduth

Vice Mayor, City of Greenville

Mike Wilson

Furman University

Kimberly Cooley

Brad Benjamin

Radium Architecture

Glen Breed

City of Anderson

James Crout



Chair: Ben Porter


Vice Chair: Tricia Richardson

SC Thrive

Secretary: Michael Seezen


Tim Ervolina

United Way Association of SC

Jen Hunsicker

Columbia College

Thomas McElveen

Bryan Law Firm, South Carolina Senate

Anne Sinclair

Resource Associates

JoAnn Turnquist

Central Carolina Comm. Foundation

Dr. Anne Elam

Lexington District Office

Kaela Harmon

Columbia Metropolitan Airport

Hon. Thomas McElveen

Bryan Law Firm

Gini Resnick

Sinclair Broadcast Group


Chair: Cameron Blazer

Savage Law Firm

Vice Chair: Peter Tecklenburg

Charleston County Auditor

Secretary: Dr. Courtney Howard

College of Charleston

Gino Celia


Mary Margaret Nelms

WCIV News Channel 4

Lauren Williams

Williams & Walsh, LLC

Claire Gibbons

Charleston Regional Development Office

Sharon Graci

PURE Theater

Leigh Handal

Charleston Racounteurs

State Director: Heather Love,

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