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20th Anniversary Award Celebration & BanQuet
Date: Tues., March 20, 2018
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Show Map
Pacific Place at the Lyman Event Center
59 Groce Road
Lyman, SC 29365
Contact: Rochelle Williams
Phone: 864.439.7760 ext. 175
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Wanda L. Fowler Community Champion Award
At our 20th Anniversary Banquet, we will present the inaugural Wanda L. Fowler Community Champion Award to Rhonda Dodson, a science teacher at James F. Brynes High School.
Rhonda - along with students in the school's Interact Club - created the Byrnes Clothing Closet to provide re-purposed clothing, shoes, bags, and accessories for students who need them. The innovative project includes three on-campus stores - the Byrnes Boutique for young women; Rebel Racks for young men; and Rebel Reserve for formal attire.
Rhonda is making a great impact on the lives of both students who need support and those who are volunteering their time to provide it. We are thrilled to name her as our very first Community Champion Award winner.
Featuring Special Guest
Speaker Katrina Spigner
Dr. Katrina Spigner is a former senior program director at Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina and has over 15 years of experience as a leader in the nonprofit sector. Dr. Spigner's consulting firm Re-Source Solutions created the Poverty Factor, a popular interactive training program that helps individuals, organizations, and communities examine the experiences of individuals in poverty and design programs and approaches to effectively serve them.
Thank you to Our Sponsors
District Five Schools of Spartanburg County
BMW Manufacturing Co.
Kinard-Barath Tax Group, LLC
Alinea Chemical Solutions, LLC
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine
The Hawkins Law Firm
Human Technologies, Inc.
McMillan Pazdan Smith Architecture
SJWD Water District
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System