Category Archives: Volunteer

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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Reminder: Adopt-a-Highway Oct 7

Please come out and help us clean up Betsy Kerrison Highway this Saturday morning, October 7, 2017. We will meet in the Eagles Nest room at the Lake House intending to leave for the pick up by 8:30 am. It is … Continue reading

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Seabrook Island Adopt-A-Highway Rescheduled – Saturday, October 7

When Irma blew through, we were forced to cancel the September litter pick-up on the Betsy Kerrison Parkway. SCDOT has decided to hold the fall pick-up on Saturday, October 7. We will meet at 8:30 am at Lake House to … Continue reading

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Seabrook Island Adopt-A-Highway – September 9

Seabrook Island Adopt-a-Highway Four times a year, a band of hardy Seabrookers heads out to Betsey Kerrison Highway to help beautify this gateway to our Seabrook Island. We meet in the Lake House to arm ourselves with florescent vests, pick-up … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed for Respite Program at St. John’s Parish

As you know, Respite Care Charleston will be offering a social day program for people with dementia on Tuesdays and Thursdays at St. John’s Parish Church. This program provides therapeutic activities for participants, while at the same time giving their … Continue reading

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Seabrook Employee Earns Habitat House

Seabrook Island residents are an integral part of Sea Island Habitat for Humanity.  Through their volunteer hours and donations of money and materials, they help provide families with a new home they can call their own.  Seabrookers can now take … Continue reading

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Water Wellness Presentation

On April 24, 2017, Shirley Salvo, founder of the Sea Island Hunger Awareness Foundation, and Bill Britton, Coordinator of the Water Wellness Project, were invited to address the WITS at the Meeting House in I’On. The WITS (Women Inspired Through … Continue reading

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Seabrook Island Supports Women’s Build

During the first week of May, a number of Seabrook’s finest took up hammers and nails to help build one of Habitat for Humanity’s homes.  The weather was fine, though a bit hot as the day wore on. Our Seabrookers were … Continue reading

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