Chris Manley wins Fred Sheheen Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Chris Manley, Rebuild Upstate’s founder and executive director, received the Fred R. Sheheen Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Tuesday. The award recognizes individuals of the statewide nonprofit membership organization Together SC, who have utilized organizational and resource development to effectively manage a nonprofit group. It is sponsored by the Fred Sheheen…

Name that tune

(This blog is from our spring intern Cassie Davis) This morning, John asked me an interesting question: “How did you get your name?” The short answer I shared is that my parents combined my grandmother’s name (Sandra) with my uncle’s (Cas) and dubbed me Cassandra, or Cassie for short. The ensuing conversation about the history…