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June 2nd, 2017
Stephanie at the Gala

Story of Hope: Meet Stephanie

Stephanie, a former client, shared her story with guests of the 2017 Gala on Friday, May 12 at the Daniel Island Club. We extend our deepest appreciation to everyone who contributed to the Special Appeal after Stephanie spoke – your support helped to raise $20,000! Watch a wonderful video about Stephanie’s journey with ECCO to learn how your generosity will change lives.

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May 17th, 2017
Ralston Creek DI

Last Chance for Golf!

Last Chance! 2017 Charity Golf Tournament Join us at the exquisite Daniel Island Club on Monday, May 22, for our 5th Annual Golf Ball Tournament. Registration begins at 10:30am with a shotgun start at noon. Lunch and beverages are included.  Foursomes are still available for a special post-Gala price of $1,200. Click below to sign…

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May 15th, 2017
attention

NOTE ABOUT ECCO EMAIL

Due to circumstances beyond the organization’s control, ECCO is not able to receive email communications at this time. To reach a staff member, please visit the administration page or call the general office line during business hours at 843-849-9220.

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May 3rd, 2017
2016 Gala

5th Annual Golf Ball Gala

Tickets and limited table sponsorships are still available! Join ECCO friends and family on Friday, May 12 at the beautiful Daniel Island Club for a fun night out. Eat, drink, dance, and enjoy bidding on 100 customized packages and unique items featured in the Silent Auction. Don’t miss the Bottles Beverage Superstore Wine Pull, Diamonds Direct Champagne Raffle, Six Mile Spirit Ring Toss, and an exciting Live Auction hosted by Tom Crawford.

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March 22nd, 2017
Let me tell you a story

ECCO’s Founder Publishes Book of Inspirational Homilies

Monsignor Jim Carter has been writing and delivering inspirational homilies for over fifty years. After any given Mass, parishioners would discuss his message well into the week and began looking forward to his next inspirational homily. Monsignor Carter’s friends and parishioners encouraged him to publish this book of selected homilies so that his down-to-earth, wise and insightful reflections would be shared with as many people as possible. All proceeds are donated to ECCO.

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March 17th, 2017
VITA

Get Help with your Taxes

Need assistance filing your taxes this year? For information about VITA (free tax help) or to schedule an appointment before April 18, contact LaWana for at 843-416-7137. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who generally make $54,000 or less, persons with disabilities and limited English speaking taxpayers who…

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February 22nd, 2017
Stephanie Kelley

Board Announces New Executive Director

We are pleased to announce and welcome Stephanie McNulty Kelley as the organization’s next Executive Director. A long-time ECCO volunteer and former Board member, Kelley has more than twenty years of experience working in higher education, demonstrated success in organizational leadership, a strong portfolio of consulting projects, and a lifelong dedication to community service.

Within weeks of posting the position, more than 100 applications were submitted. The search committee conducted in-person interviews and brought finalists to present at ECCO’s full Board meeting in February. Giff Daughtridge, President of the Board, said “This is tremendous for ECCO!”

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