Oct
4
9:30 AM09:30

Mayor's Committee Annual Awareness/Advocacy Walk and Roll

In case of inclement weather, all events will be held at SC Vocational Rehabilitation, 353 S. Church Street, Spartanburg, SC.

The goal of this event is to raise awareness in the community regarding people with disabilities to include students, adults, agency, partners, business, and business partners. The conclusion of the Walk and Roll features an advocacy activity with guest speakers and a meal.

For more information, contact Cole Gallman at (864) 585-3693.

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Oct
18
10:00 AM10:00

Mad City Money Event

  • Vocational Rehabilitation Bennettsville (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This event will be a financial simulation for high school students.  They will have to create savings and spending plans, visit all the Mad City merchants, make purchases and balance accounts.

Attendance is by invitation only. Please RSVP by Friday, October 5th. Lunch will be provided.

For more information, contact Levette Segars or Jimmy Bennett at (843) 479-8318.

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Oct
30
12:00 PM12:00

Greenville Mental Health Accute Staff Training

  • Vocational Rehabilitation Greenville (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The goal of this event is to educate Greenville Mental Health Accute Staff on the collaboration between IPS and Vocational Rehabilitation, the IPS program and changes and the referral process to help increase the number of referrals to the IPS program and continue to use "zero exclusion" when working with the mentally ill.

Attendance is by invitation only. Please RSVP by Friday, September 28th. Lunch will be provided.

For more information, contact Laura Best at (864) 361-3300.

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Sep
18
10:00 AM10:00

Palmetto Center Preview

NOTICE: This event has been cancelled due to weather conditions.

This event will introduce local business partners to to the South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation Department's substance abuse treatment center in Florence, SC.

Please RSVP by Wednesday, September 10th.

For more information, contact Eric S. Moore at (803) 896-6506.

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Aug
8
8:45 AM08:45

Make A Good First Impression in Walterboro

  • Vocational Rehabilitation Walterboro (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Clients will to fun and educational day.  We are having emergency service vehicles come in and asking the drivers to speak to clients about the importance of their jobs and the vehicles they use.

The goal of the day is to educate clients about different jobs that are available in the community.

Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by Sunday, July 1st.

For more information, contact Lynn Marcom at 843-538-3116.

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Jul
17
9:00 AM09:00

Business Partnership Breakfast in Sumter

The goal of this event is to promote Vocational Rehabilitation Services to different businesses and organizations throughout the Sumter area in order to build, develop, and strengthen our partnerships.

Please RSVP by Tuesday, July 10th. Snacks will be provided.

For more information, contact Bryan Atkinson at (803) 305-3013.

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Jun
27
9:00 AM09:00

Hiring Event in Greenville

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  • Google Calendar ICS

This event will provide job ready clients an opportunity to meet with employers and participate in on the spot interviews for gainful competitive employment. 

Please RSVP by Tuesday, May 15th. Lunch will be provided. 

For more information, contact David Gustafson at 864-297-3066.

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Jun
20
9:00 AM09:00

Bounce Back in Greenville

  • Vocational Rehabilitation Greenville (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This event will inform clients of community resources, available educational and vocational training, employers that are willing to hire them, and explain to how expungements and pardons can be achieved.

Please RSVP by Tuesday, May 8th. Lunch will be provided.

For more information, contact Cierra Mack at 864-603-5956.

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Jun
10
3:00 PM15:00

Project SEARCH Graduation in Anderson

  • Anderson District I &II Career & Technology Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

At this event, the Anderson County School Districts, along with AnMed Health and SC Vocational Rehabilitation Department, will be celebrating the successful completion of the program by students who participated in the 2017-2018 project SEARCH training.

Please RSVP by Friday, June 1st. Snacks will be provided. 

For more information, contact Lisa Gillespie at (864) 224-6391.

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Jun
9
10:00 AM10:00

NAMI Walks Upstate South Carolina

  • Furman University (Lakeside Amphitheater) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

This is a walk supporting the National Alliance of Mental Illness (NAMI) in upstate South Carolina. Interested walkers are encouraged to register/attend at namiwalks.org under the Greenville VR Team listing.  Check in will begin at 9 am. The walk begins at 10 am. If not able to walk and would like to give a gift of donation, this can also be done online.

Please RSVP by Monday, June 4th. Snacks will be provided.

For more information, contact Suzanne Price at (864) 297-3066.

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May
29
6:00 PM18:00

Project SEARCH Graduation in Spartanburg

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This event will provide education and job training to young adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The program is dedicated to workforce development that benefits the individual, community, and workplace. Upon completion of the program, our clients have the skills needed to obtain a community job that aligns with their vocational goals. The goal of this event is to promote employment outcomes for clients. 

Snacks will be provided. Please RSVP by Tuesday, May 22nd. 

For more information, contact Barbara Rhodes at (864) 585-3693.

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May
23
10:00 AM10:00

Central Re-Entry Job Fair and Expo

The Reentry Job Fair is a collaboration between employers, agencies, not-for-profits, and vendors to provide information and resources to South Carolinians with a criminal background who are in search of employment.

Professional dress is required. Expungement and pardon Information will be available.

For more information, contact Karren Gordon at 803-782-4239. 

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May
17
8:30 AM08:30

Greenwood HS Senior Recognition

This event will provide recognition for graduating seniors involved in the High School/High Tech program, and make them aware of the services available at Piedmont Technical College as they continue their education.

Please RSVP by Tuesday, May 16th. Breakfast will be provided.

For more information, contact Kayla Livingston at 864-229-5827.

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May
15
8:30 AM08:30

Emerald HS Senior Recognition

This event will provide recognition for graduating seniors involved in the High School/High Tech Program, and to make them aware of the services that available at Piedmont Technical College as they continue their education.

Please RSVP by Monday, May 14th. Breakfast will be provided.

For more information, contact Kayla Livingston at 864-229-5827.

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May
14
8:30 AM08:30

Ninety Six HS Senior Celebration

This event will provide recognition for graduating Seniors involved in the High School/High Tech program at Ninety Six High School, and to make them aware of the services available from Piedmont Technical College as they continue their education.

Please RSVP by Friday, May 11th. Breakfast will be provided.

For more information, contact Kayla Livingston at 864-229-5827.

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May
11
11:15 AM11:15

Saluda HS Senior Recognition

This event will provide recognition for graduating seniors involved in the High School/ High Tech program at Saluda High School, and to make them aware of the services available at Piedmont Technical College as they continue their education.

Please RSVP by Monday, May 10th. Lunch will be provided.

For more information, contact Sabrina Schutt at 864-229-5827.

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May
9
12:00 PM12:00

Business Advisory Council Meeting in West Columbia

  • Vocational Rehabilitation Information Technology Training Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

We will be acknowledge the clients who have completed the programming curriculum and discussing current or new ideals for Information Technology training programs and partnerships.

Please RSVP by Monday, May 7th. Lunch will be provided. 

For more information, contact Princine Reid at (803) 896-6091.

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May
8
6:00 PM18:00

Richland Area Gearing Up for Employment Information Session

This is a free educational event providing information about community the resources available for families with students planning who are planning on exiting high school this year. 

Dinner will be provided. Please RSVP by Sunday, April 1st. 

For more information, contact Andric McNeil at 803-786-0495. 

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May
7
11:15 AM11:15

Ware Shoals HS Senior Recognition

This event will recognize graduating seniors involved in the High School/High Tech program at Ware Shoals High School, and make them aware of the services available through Piedmont Technical College as they continue their education after graduation.

Please RSVP by Friday, May 4th. Lunch will be provided.

For more information, contact Sabrina Schutt at 864-229-5827.

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