Coastal Community Foundation Recognizes Jimmy Bailey

……”After the Haven Committee reviewed the stellar application  put forward to nominate Jimmy Bailey for the Selfless Community Giving Award, they felt so moved to recognize him in some way.  Our new blog has provided that opportunity and outlet.  Please click on the link below to read more about how Mr. Bailey is highlighted as […]

President Obama Recognizes The Need For Entrepreneurship Education

I am calling on our nation’s Governors and state education chiefs to develop standards and assessments that don’t simply measure whether students can fill in a bubble on a test, but whether they possess 21st century skills like problem-solving and critical thinking, entrepreneurship and creativity.” – President Obama Education Speech March, 2009

Palmetto Artisan Program Garners National Attention

Large City — First Place Award Charleston (SC) — The Palmetto Artisan Program is an entrepreneurial skill program that was created to help local youth who were selling roses fashioned from palmetto tree fronds become legitimate business vendors. The program was created as an answer to the growing concerns about local youth referred to as […]