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BB&T Fall for Greenville News Conference

BB&T Fall for Greenville board members and event partners presented $46,500 to 12 non-profit organizations that were a part of the Beneficiary Program from the 2018 festival. These organizations strive to assist the local community and were recognized for their efforts to provide much-needed volunteer support that was instrumental in making this year's event a huge success.


Fall for Giving Grant

BB&T Fall for Greenville's mission is to support the local community by giving back. With the continued success of the festival, additional funding will once again be offered through the Fall for Giving grant program. Launched in 2018, Fall for Giving supports local organizations whose programs directly impact the areas of culinary and food, cultural diversity, family and music. In its first year, the program awarded $53,000 to seven local non-profit organizations. Applications will be accepted through March 1. Non-profit organizations that are interested in applying can visit www.fallforgreenville.net/199/Apply-for-a-Grant

Volunteer Opportunities
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Interested in Volunteer Tip Money?

Are you a part of a non-profit or corporate organization that supports a non-profit? If so, this opportunity is for YOU! We are currently looking for local organizations to fill key volunteers positions at our Piedmont Natural Gas Downtown Alive and Greenville Heritage Main Street Fridays concert series. At these weekly events, there is an opportunity for patrons to place money in the tip jars that are located throughout the event site. The money raised is collected and donated to your organization. Applications will be accepted through February 14.

To apply to be a group beneficiary, visit https://bit.ly/2SYLsB6.

To find out more information on non-profit group opportunities, visit https://bit.ly/2MfOrCw.

To find out more information on corporate group opportunities, visit https://bit.ly/2FLu3bt.

SEC Women's Basketball Championship

Join us in welcoming the Southeastern Conference Women’s Basketball Championship back to Greenville, March 6-10, 2019. The SEC has once again selected Greenville as host for this event, and we need your help! This event will bring all 14 SEC Women’s teams to Greenville to compete for the conference championship and a spot in the NCAA Women’s Tournament. If you are interested in volunteering at the SEC Women's Tournament, visit https://bit.ly/2Uf363A.

Duathlon National Championship

USA Triathlon will once again be hosting their Duathlon National Championship at Lakeside Park, April 13-14, 2019. Three races will be offered in Greenville, Draft Legal Sprint National Championship on Saturday, and Non-Drafting Sprint and Standard National Championships will be awarded on Sunday. If you are interested in volunteering at the 2019 Duathlon National Championship, visit https://bit.ly/2RL6fvo.

Volunteer Facebook Group


The City of Greenville recently created a new Facebook page called Greenville Special Events. Within this new page, we created a volunteer group called Greenville Special Event Volunteers. Join the group to receive updated information on events, volunteer opportunities and much more. Feel free to share this group with your friends!
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Stay Connected


Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to stay updated on all of our events! Share your volunteer pictures on social media with the hashtag #whatsgoingonGVL.

If you have any questions regarding volunteering, please reach out!
 
McKenzie Lane
Volunteer Coordinator
mlane@greenvillesc.gov

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