Inclusion Works: An Employer Summit on Hiring Individuals with Disabilities in South Carolina – Wednesday October 12, 2016 from 11:45 AM – 1:45 PM at 701 Whaley St., Columbia, SC 29201. Join us for this free event as we bring South Carolina employers together to celebrate National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). The goal of this summit is to empower business professionals to further consider how hiring more inclusively will benefit their organization. Lunch is provided, and the summit will culminate in attendees being provided actionable next steps if they wish to explore the issues at hand further. Register here!
South Carolina State Fair 2016 – Wednesday October 12 – 23 2016 located at SC State Fairgrounds,1200 Rosewood Dr., Columbia, SC. The South Carolina State Fair is best known for bringing 12 days of exhibits, competitions, food, midway rides and big-name entertainment to Columbia.
Branding Broader Marketing Solutions: Understanding the Landscape – Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 11:00 AM at 1509 Lady St., Columbia, SC 29201. The first step in your marketing strategy is defining your brand to drive loyal customers. Understanding what a brand is, how a brand help build interest and create a unique identity. Having a strategic brand position and the correct messaging is more important today with; marketing budgets being squeezed, challenging economic climate and changes in the advertising industry. Parking is Free. Open WiFi. Click here to purchase tickets!
Stronger Economies Together (SET) in Lexington – Thursday, October 13, 2016. The first civic forum will take place from 2:00 – 6:00 pm on October 13, 2016 in the Eli Mack Room of the Lexington Municipal Complex (111 Maiden Lane, Lexington, SC 29072). For questions regarding the Civic Forum scheduled for Lexington, please contact Gregory Sprouse, at [email protected]
For more information on the SET Program, visit http://www.srdc.msstate.edu/set/about.
6th Annual Chili for Charity – Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM at Rooftop @ Richland Fashion Mall, Columbia, South Carolina 29204. Callin’ all Chili Cook Masters!!!!!….your favorite cookin’ competition is baaaack!Join us for our 6th Annual Chili for Charity event to benefit the SMC Scholarship Fund/Building Industry Charitable Foundation and Transitions Homeless Recovery Center.
Teams are being accepted NOW! Please contact Heather McDonald at 803.256.6238 or [email protected] if you are interested in entering a team! Guest celebrity blind judging will take place this year! Admission – $15.00 at the door gets you beverages, entertainment, networking and all the chili you can eat! YUMM!
1st Thurdays Singles Session – Thursday, October 13 from 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM at Brookland Baptist – Northeast, 1203 Summit Pkwy, Columbia, South Carolina 29229. It’s Time for First Thursday Single Sessions! Food, Fellowship, Live Entertainment and Insightful conversation about DATING, FINANCES, INTIMACY and MORE… 6:30 – 9pm Thursday October 6th at Brookland Baptist Church- Northeast Campus located at 1203 SUMMIT PARKWAY! This month we will discuss Dating with Childern! Join the conversation and fellowship with other singles at First Thursday Singles Sessions! FOR MORE INFO AND TO RSVP…EMAIL [email protected]