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A Mohawk to Remember
15 Mar, 2019  /  by Upstate Family Resource Center

Twenty-one, straight out of college, and new to the world of nonprofit—that’s me. My name is Ashley Kreiner, and I am the Resource Development Coordinator for the Upstate Family Resource ...

Let’s Talk About Mental Health
03 Oct, 2018  /  by Upstate Family Resource Center

Jessica McKinney-Executive Assistant I have anxiety and clinical depression.  There. I said it. Those little words are difficult to write- let alone say. I have dealt with depression for at ...

Have Something Sweet…
26 Sep, 2018  /  by Upstate Family Resource Center

Carolyn Wilson, Financial Stability Coordinator In this blog edition, Carolyn shares some prose… Today I am a candy dish.  I am made of clear, cut glass with scalloped edges so ...

My Interview with Corn.
20 Sep, 2018  /  by Upstate Family Resource Center

Jessica McKinney Executive Assistant, UFRC I am an avid podcast listener, and recently i came across a show called, “Everything Is Alive.”  If you haven’t heard of it, I highly ...

Start Saving for Christmas Now!
19 Jul, 2018  /  by Upstate Family Resource Center

Did you realize it is only 159 days until Christmas?!?!  If you are like me, then you haven’t been very strict in saving for those gifts we plan to buy.  ...

From Homeless to Blessed
30 May, 2018  /  by Upstate Family Resource Center

By: Marie Castronova I thought I would be the least likely person to need the services of the Upstate Family Resource Center. My resume included a bachelor’s degree, a career ...

Progress
20 Mar, 2018  /  by Upstate Family Resource Center

Roya Fayazzi, Financial Stability Navigator We assist with more than just the immediate needs at the Upstate Resource Center. My days typically start at 8 am. When I arrive at ...

Growing Healthier Places in Spartanburg County Begins With Community Visioning
06 Mar, 2018  /  by Upstate Family Resource Center

March 6, 2018 Today’s blog is written by Sherry Barrett, Community Design & Land Planning Manager for Upstate Forever Courtesy of the Mary Black Foundation. Last year 25% of Spartanburg ...

Broad River Electric Donates to 14 Local Charities
08 Dec, 2017  /  by Upstate Family Resource Center

Members’ contributions provide $22,500 in grants Gaffney, SC, December 5, 2017: Broad River Electric Charities has distributed $22,800 from its Operation Round Up® fund to local charities this holiday season. The ...

AmeriCorps Wants You!
20 Jul, 2017  /  by Upstate Family Resource Center

Heard about AmeriCorps?  According to Wikipedia, AmeriCorps is: a civil society program supported by the U.S. federal government, foundations, corporations, and other donors engaging adults in public service work with a ...

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