Category Archives: Organizations

Bicycles for Humanity 2020 Update

Hello and happy new year! Once again, this generous community has helped Bicycles for Humanity Charleston (B4H) by continuing to donate bicycles and raise funds for shipping the containers to Africa. Your contributions totaled $5,600. Your willingness to give and … Continue reading

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The Exchange Club of Kiawah-Seabrook Commemorates Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The January 15 , 2020 Kiawah-Seabrook Exchange Club meeting was a really moving and special evening, with John Reynolds and Bill Jenkins discussing Dr. King and the civil rights movement.

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Thank you from the Mt. Zion Holiday Fund Committee

            Thank you island friends! Once again, with the generosity of your donations to the Mt. Zion Holiday Fund, we were able to bring Christmas magic to 84 boys and girls from 38 families. “What … Continue reading

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CLS Speaker Series: Mo Rocca

Speaker Series: Mo Rocca Wednesday, January 15, 2020 6:00 pm Join ‘CBS Sunday Morning’ correspondent and humorist Mo Rocca as he goes beyond his #1 hit podcast “Mobituaries” with an entertaining discussion on his book featuring new accounts of the … Continue reading

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Holiday Food Drive Helps Fight Hunger

Thank you once again to the Seabrook Island community! For the fourth year now, Seabrookers demonstrated their generous hearts by supporting the SIPOA Holiday Food Drive. The drive’s goal of 7,500 pounds of canned goods was not only achieved but … Continue reading

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CLS Speaker Series: Marie Benedict Returns

Speaker Series: Marie Benedict Monday, January 6, 2020 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Bestselling author Marie Benedict returns to CLS with a discussion of her new historical fiction, Lady Clementine. The novel is “the ferocious story of the ambitious woman … Continue reading

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Notice From SIUC

Seabrook Island Utility Commission (SIUC) would like to remind everyone that you can help prevent sewer clogs and backups. Putting the wrong things down the drain or flushing them in your toilet can cause costly plumbing issues for you and … Continue reading

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January Is Museum Mile Month

Charleston has a rich history and when we live so close, it is easy to procrastinate visiting the historic sites.  Now you can check out 13 different sites downtown at a reduced cost during the month of January. The Museum … Continue reading

Posted in History, Organizations, The Arts

World Affairs Council December 11, 2019

The World Affairs Council of Charleston (WAC) hosts six speaking events each year as part of their WAC Speaker Series, three in each the spring and fall.  The December meeting of the 2019-2020 seasons will be on Wednesday, December 11, … Continue reading

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Thanks for Giving

The tradition of Thanksgiving is to celebrate the harvest and the blessings of the past year through expressions of gratitude and thankfulness. It is in this rich context that the Blessing Basket, a program of the Sea Islands Hunger Awareness Foundation, … Continue reading

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2019 STJFD Annual Stuff-a-Truck Program

In 2018, the STJFD launched an annual Stuff – A – Truck program with the goal of stuffing a fire truck full of gifts! The donations from all over our service area were used to better the Christmas for several … Continue reading

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Marine Corps Birthday Ball – November 11

After an absence of several years, a Marine Corps Birthday Ball is returning to the Sea Islands on Monday evening, November 11, 2019 (Veteran’s Day) to celebrate the 244th Anniversary of the United States Marine Corps, which was founded on … Continue reading

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