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11:02 pm on Saturday November 10, 2012

Charleston-wide effort to get supply donations from Charleston to Hurricane Sandy areas

Image by Air Force/Master Sgt. Mark C. Olsen Aerial views of the damage caused by Hurricane Sandy to the New Jersey coast taken during a search and rescue mission by the New Jersey Army National Guard on October 30. Update: Donation locations are in...
9:46 am on Friday February 5, 2010

Help Haiti Benefit at the Windjammer

The musical folks behind Awendaw Green are getting behind another cause: Haiti. The Help Haiti Benefit has been organized to take place at the Windjammer on Isle of Palms on Saturday, February 6, from 3 p.m. until midnight. Money will go to Water...
2:34 am on Friday January 22, 2010

Avondale restaurants throw benefit fundraiser for Haiti, Red Cross

Image by Triangle The unprecedented outpouring of support for Haiti after last week’s earthquake continues Saturday at Triangle Char & Bar. With the support of Pearlz Oyster Bar and Al Di La, The Avondale Point Haiti Relief Benefit takes place...
7:39 am on Wednesday January 20, 2010

Rounding up Charleston's connections to Haiti

Image by United Nations Development ProgrammeWater filtration, cargo planes, and community support: Charleston has made many connections to Haiti in the aftermath of the disaster. We've touched on most of those aspects before but if you're feeling a...
11:58 am on Tuesday January 19, 2010

Charleston's Water Missions International ramps up Haiti services

Image by Water Missions InternationalA week ago the Charleston-based Water Missions International announced it would be sending water purification equipment to Haiti. Read more stories on this subject in our Haiti topic page.As of today they say...
11:32 am on Tuesday September 16, 2008

S.C. farmers now eligible for loans after disaster declaration

Image by Flickr user kevindooleyImage by 20080916farmwater.jpg Farms love that water. Note: Updates at the bottom. 44 of the state's 46 counties have been declared disaster areas after the drought and farmers are now eligible for low-interest loans...
4:28 am on Tuesday June 24, 2008

Joe Riley Park serves as drop-off point for flood relief

Joe Riley Park is helping out victims of flooding out in Iowa by serving as a drop-off point for nonperishable items for the Cedar Rapids Flood Relief Fund. Throughout the current five-game homestand, you can drop off relief items at the ballpark....
7:32 pm on Tuesday May 27, 2008

Local organization helps out with disaster relief in China, Myanmar

Water Missions International, a Charleston-based company that, according to its Web site, serves "the water and sanitation needs of people in developing countries and disaster areas," is helping out in China and Myanmar after recent disasters in...
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