Thursday, May 15, 2014
The organization that puts on the annual Coastal Carolina Fair in Ladson has donated more than $800,000 to nonprofits from the fairís 2013 proceeds.
All proceeds from the fair are either given away to other organizations or spent on improvements at the 165-acre fairgrounds. This year, 94 charities received money from the Exchange Club of Charleston.
Those charities include:
C&B Volunteer Fire Department
Carolina Canines for Service Inc.
Darkness to Light
Dorchester Habitat for Humanity and Habitat for Humanity of Berkeley County
Helping Hands of Goose Creek
L.E.A.R.N. equine rescue
Lowcountry Food Bank
My Sisterís House Inc.
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Charleston
Teachersí Supply Closet
St. Lutheran Church - The Ark
Trident Literacy Assocation
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