Category Archives: Organizations

Respite Care Charleston Receives Grant

The Roper Saint Francis Physicians Endowment has awarded a $25,000 grant to Respite Care Charleston (RCC) to support the non-profit organization’s non-medical services for those living with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia (ADRD).  The grant will support with RCC’s day … Continue reading

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Home Repair Mission Day

The C.H.I.P. (Community Home Improvement Project) Ministry of Johns Island Presbyterian Church is sponsoring a one-day Home Repair Mission Day on Saturday, January 19, 2019, (Martin Luther King weekend) from 8:00 am until the last project is finished. Work teams … Continue reading

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Mt. Zion Holiday Fund Makes Wishes Come True

We are asking once again for your help in this most worthwhile endeavor. We are greatly in need of donations this year because we have more children to support than ever before. Together we can do so much. So many … Continue reading

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News From Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic

BIFMC Has One of the Few Clinically Certified Interpreters in SC At Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic, approximately 30% of patients are ‘Limited English Speakers’; primarily Spanish-speaking adults who live or work on Johns, James or Wadmalaw Islands. Many of … Continue reading

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Fire Prevention Week

We may have missed Fire Prevention Week (October 7 – 13) due to the anticipation of Hurricane Michael but there is information that is good all year long.  The campaign this year is “Look. Listen. Learn. Be aware. Fire can … Continue reading

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Varied Programs at Charleston Library Society

One of the oldest cultural institutions in Charleston hosts over 200 events each year ranging from lectures and concerts to book clubs, summer camps, and galas. These include a speaker series, lunch lectures, chamber music, and visiting authors. The next … Continue reading

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The CSS Hunley

Do you know the number one tourist attraction in Charleston? It’s not Rainbow Row, not the Yorktown, not even the ice cream store at Bohicket. It’s the CSS Hunley, the first submersible to sink another ship in battle. The Kiawah-Seabrook … Continue reading

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Angel Oak Award

The Kiawah-Seabrook Exchange Club is soliciting nominations for its Angel Oak Award. The annual award was first presented in 2012 and recognizes a person who performs volunteer services which contribute significantly to the people and/or quality of life of Wadmalaw, … Continue reading

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Sweetgrass Basket Workshop Sep 22

Learn to make traditional sweetgrass baskets with the Charleston Museum and basket maker Sarah Edwards-Hammond. Mrs. Edwards-Hammond comes from a long line of basket makers and has passed down the tradition to her own children, grandchildren, and others in the … Continue reading

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Xfinity X1 Education Clinic and Pizza Social – Sept.19

Xfinity X1 Education Clinic Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at  11:00 am Who should attend: Seabrookers who are interested in learning about Xfinity’s newest Entertainment Operating System, X1. It is an interactive platform that combines universal search results from live TV, … Continue reading

Posted in Lake House, Organizations

Flags Unfurled At The Charleston Museum Sept. 14

The Charleston Museum presents Conversations with a Curator: Unfurled with Curator of Historic Textiles Teresa Teixeira on Friday, September 14, 2018, from 10:30 am to 11:30 am. The Charleston Museum is located at 360 Meeting Street, Charleston. The new curator … Continue reading

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BIFMC to Host New “Runway” Fundraiser Nov 9

Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic is excited to announce the first annual A Cause For Fashion fundraiser to take place at The River Course at Kiawah Island Club on November 9, 2018, from 11 am-2 pm. The event will include … Continue reading

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