Category Archives: Organizations

BIFMC Partners with Maven Project

Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic [BIFMC] is thrilled to announce that it has been selected to participate in the national MAVEN Project initiative. Chosen by both the National Volunteers in Medicine organization and The Maven Project Foundation as one of … Continue reading

Posted in Health and Wellness, Organizations

Turtle Patrol Report for the Weekend Ending 6/2

The month of May was a very, very good month for the Turtle Patrol. There were 26 nests by the end of May, far surpassing the previous high of 20. 5/27 It was a beautiful morning, with 2 new nests … Continue reading

Posted in Organizations

Charleston Library Society to Close for Construction

Closed for Construction from 9:30 am on Monday, June 10, 2019, through 9:30 am on Monday, September 9, 2019. In an attempt to streamline much of the interior construction on the building, the Charleston Library Society has concluded that it … Continue reading

Posted in Organizations, The Arts

CLS Presents Ann Hood & Michael Ruhlman

Charleston Library Society presents A Conversation on Life, Love, and Food with Ann Hood & Michael Ruhlman on Saturday, June 1, 2019, 2pm. Ann Hood and Michael Ruhlman both write about love and food and cooking—and each other. They will … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Organizations, The Arts

Gullah Celebration Says Thanks

Saturday, May 4, 2019 started out with ominous dark grey clouds looming just across the Kiawah River, but the threatening rain stayed away for what turned out to be near perfect weather for the 5th Annual Gullah Celebration held on the … Continue reading

Posted in Freshfields, Organizations, Volunteer

Women Build Fridays with Sea Island Habitat for Humanity

Our annual Women Build event earlier this month was a blast- so much so that we’d like to keep the fun going throughout 2019. Starting this May, the third Friday of each month will be a Women Build Day on … Continue reading

Posted in Organizations

SIPOA and Lake House Anniversaries Celebration

On the beautiful, sunny evening of April 26, Seabroorkers of all ages met at the Lake House to celebrate the 45th Anniversary of SIPOA and 10th Anniversary of the Lake House. Click here to view photos that only begin to … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Organizations, Organizations on Seabrook, SIPOA

Turtle Season Has Arrived Early!

The Seabrook Island Turtle Patrol announced that they will begin walking the beach starting Saturday, April 27. This is an unusually early start that was prompted by the news that nests were laid today on Hilton Head and Kiawah Island, … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Organizations, Organizations on Seabrook

Reminder: Citizen Dolphin Count on April 27

The Lowcountry Marine Mammal Network asks for volunteer “Citizen Scientists” to count dolphins from areas where LMMN scientists might not be able to visit, such as private docks and private island beaches, and they offer a specially designed Dolphin Count … Continue reading

Posted in Nature, Organizations

Women Build for Habitat for Humanity

Every year, Sea Island Habitat for Humanity hosts Women Build, a week long event which focuses on women building a safe, decent and affordable home for a family in need of a hand up, not a hand out. During the week … Continue reading

Posted in Events, In the News, Organizations

CATR’s Blue Jean Ball, Sunday April 28

Throw on your favorite pair of blue jeans and boots for Charleston Area Therapeutic Riding’s Blue Jean Ball on Sunday, April 28th! Kick back at the farm with dinner by Crazy Dutchman Catering and drinks by Low Tide Brewing, EVO … Continue reading

Posted in Fundraisers, Organizations

BIFMC Expands Care to Serve Uninsured on Folly Beach

Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic is thrilled to announce that as of April 1st, 2019, the free clinic will be accepting low income, uninsured adults who live or work on Folly Beach in addition to Johns, James and Wadmalaw Island. … Continue reading

Posted in In the News, Organizations