Category Archives: Volunteer

Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build April 14-21

For decades, Women Build volunteers from all walks of life have come together to build stronger, safer communities. During the Women Build week, women make a difference by helping build a decent and affordable home for a family that needs … Continue reading

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Sea Island Habitat for Humanity Anniversary

Sea Island Habitat for Humanity is celebrating its 40th Anniversary in 2018! Throughout the organization’s history, it has been dedicated to building safe and secure homes for deserving families across Johns, James and Wadmalaw Islands. Currently, Sea Island Habitat is … Continue reading

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Seabrookers Are the Very Best!

February 3, 2018: On this chilly but pleasant February morning, twenty-four (!) volunteers showed up to help clean up Betsy Kerrison Parkway. Over fifty bags of trash and more than the usual number of car parts were collected. Thanks go … Continue reading

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Adopt-A-Highway Reminder – February 3

This is just a reminder to come and help us clean up our section of Betsy Kerrison Highway this Saturday, February 3. We will be gathering at the Lake House in the Bobcat Room – this is a room change … Continue reading

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Adopt-A-Highway, Feb 3

If you have recently traveled along Betsy Kerrison Parkway you know that it is a bit of an eyesore. On Saturday, February 3, intrepid and civic-minded Seabrookers will gather at the Lake House to venture forth to clean it up. … Continue reading

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Respite Care Charleston Seeks Kitchen Volunteers

Respite Care Charleston is a non-profit organization that runs social day programs for people with Alzheimer’s or other types of dementia. Our mission is to provide an engaging and safe environment for people coping with dementia while also giving their … Continue reading

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Thanks for Giving

There is a saying: “Promise a lot and deliver even more!” and Seabrookers did just that! The response to the Holiday Canned Food Drive was overwhelming.  In the end, Seabrookers donated close to 6,000 pounds of canned food, which is … Continue reading

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Seabrook Island Turtle Patrol Receives Award…. Again

At the 2017 Year End Turtle Patrol Party sponsored by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, the Seabrook Island Turtle Patrol received the award for the highest number of reported volunteer hours worked on sea turtle conservation for the … Continue reading

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The AARP Tax-Aide Program

AARP TaxAide is looking for Volunteer Tax Counselors for the 2018 tax season.  This is a free program that makes it easier for older, low and middle-income taxpayers to file their tax returns. Local volunteers from Seabrook Island, Kiawah and the Charleston … Continue reading

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Veterans & Active Military Partner With Habitat

For two days, veterans and active duty military are invited to help build an affordable home for Sea Island Habitat’s newest partner family; Tonya and her two sons, Jalen and Jaden. Tonya served 4 years as a Marine. After years … Continue reading

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WaterProof the Children

Amy Myers is another one of those wonderful Seabrookers who gives of her time and talent to help those in need. I call them ordinary people doing extraordinary things. Amy runs WaterProof, Inc., an organization that teaches kindergarten and first-grade … Continue reading

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Betsy Kerrison Parkway Cleanup

Despite less than ideal conditions, fourteen wonderful volunteers stepped up to help beautify Betsy Kerrison Parkway on Saturday morning, October 7, 2017. Heartfelt thanks go out to Helen McCarthy, Jane Marvin, Lori Leary, Bill Huff, Lucy and Ray Hoover, Frank Stare, … Continue reading

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