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Greenville Tech Foundation receiving a multimillion dollar gift.

Greenville Tech Foundation Receives $2 Million Gift

A graduate’s gift to the Greenville Tech Foundation is intended to help others succeed as she did. Dodie Anderson’s gift of $2 million will help to transform a building on Greenville Technical College’s Barton Campus into a center where students will find the resources and services to enroll and succeed.

Habitat for Humanity workers placing wooden planks of a home.

Habitat for Humanity Build at Bon Secours Wellness Arena

Bon Secours Wellness Arena and Habitat for Humanity of Greenville County are announcing a partnership to build a very special Habitat House in May 2019, with the first week of the build to take place onsite at Bon Secours Wellness Arena.

A person holding a phone.

GCS Offers Emergency Text Alerts Through School Messenger

Due to changes in telecommunications laws Greenville County Schools (GCS) is now able to send emergency text messages to parents through the school messenger system if their listed home phone number is text capable.