Midlands Gives, SCE&G giving $1,000 to 30 nonprofits

Midlands Gives, SCE&G giving $1,000 to 30 nonprofits

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Thirty nonprofits from around the Midlands are about to get one heck of a gift from Midlands Gives and SCE&G.

The energy company pledged before the start of the annual Midlands Gives online fundraiser for area non-profits, that should donations top $1 million, SCE&G and their parent company, SCANA, would give an additional $30,000, in $1,000 increments to a randomly selected list of 30 nonprofits:

  • Alston Wilkes Society
  • American Red Cross of Central SC
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands
  • Carolina Women for Change & Empowerment
  • Congaree Land Trust
  • Conservation Voters of South Carolina Education Fund
  • Daybreak Pregnancy Center
  • Family Promise of the Midlands
  • Girl Scouts of South Carolina- Mountains to Midlands, Inc.
  • Growing Home Southeast
  • Humane Society of South Carolina
  • Jubilee Academy
  • Lexington County Sheriff's Foundation
  • Lutheran Family Services in the Carolinas
  • Orangeburg County Community of Character
  • Orangeburg Part-Time Players
  • PASOs
  • River Alliance
  • Sharing God's Love
  • Souper Bowl of Caring
  • South Carolina Archaeology Public Outreach Division
  • South Carolina Policy Council
  • Still Hopes Episcopal Retirement Community
  • Tapp's Arts Center
  • The Animal Mission
  • The Cooperative Ministry
  • The Palmetto Opera
  • The Selden K. Smith Foundation for Holocaust Education
  • The Vision Institute of South Carolina
  • Workshop Theatre of SC

Midlands Gives raised $1,592,181 from 12,531 donations from this year's efforts, despite technical issues affecting the national platform used to collect the donations, that prompted a 12 hour extension.

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