News

Monday, April 16, 2018
Lately, I have been struck by the capacity of our community to care for each other. With all the crappy news out there, these tender glimpses into humanity are important to keep me going. This…
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
By Kasie Strickland, The Sentinel-Progress March 28, 2018 PICKENS COUNTY — Julie Capaldi, president of the United Way of Pickens County, received the Distinguished Service Award from Manufacturers…
Thursday, March 1, 2018
“It is grant season!” said Traci Boyles, Director of Early Childhood and Elementary Education for the School District of Pickens County. This statement accompanied the “Request for Proposal” link to…
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
A lot of people like to complain about paying taxes but not me. I understand that the roads I drive on, the EMS and other services I rely on to keep me safe, and public education that I care about so…
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
Camp iRock was named a finalist for the 2017 Dick and Tunky Riley WhatWorksSC Award for Excellence. The Riley Institute at Furman University and South Carolina Future Minds presented the WhatWorksSC…
Thursday, April 27, 2017
PICKENS COUNTY- April 27, 2017 We are currently recruiting AmeriCorps Team Members for 2017-2018! Members will serve 1,700 hours from August 2017- July 2018, assisting low-wealth individuals in…