Angela Nicholas

Ray Funnye Is Passionate About Helping Local Youth

By Angela Nicholas | June 13, 2019

Growing up in Plantersville, South Carolina, with seven brothers and sisters, Ray Funnye realized the importance of family and community. Although he left his rural hometown to pursue a civil […]

Kimberly Smith’s Love For Animals Takes Pet Adoption To A New Level

By Angela Nicholas | June 6, 2019

Kimberly Smith has a heart for animals and she is making a dent in the statistics that sadly show some 110,000 dogs a day die in shelters across the nation […]

30 Years And Counting, Barb Mains Heads Help 4 Kids

By Angela Nicholas | May 30, 2019

Every year on her birthday, Barb Mains asks Jesus for 30 more years, she said. She needs those years to continue her work helping needy children in Horry County, S.C., […]

Former Football Star Ricky Sapp Encourages Youth To ‘Dream Big, Live Big’

By Angela Nicholas | May 22, 2019

Former Clemson and National Football League (NFL) star Ricky Sapp spends his energy these days mentoring, speaking to, teaching and inspiring youth. The Bamberg, S.C., native knows from experience what […]

Bruce Clayton Is Passionate About Giving Youth A Hand Up

By Angela Nicholas | May 16, 2019

Whether it is setting up scholarships or spending face-to-face time mentoring young people, Bruce Clayton finds value in helping youth improve their life status. Born and raised in rural Western […]

Anne Lee Channeled Personal Story Of Sex Abuse Into Program To Protect Children

By Angela Nicholas | May 1, 2019

The founder and former president and CEO of a nonprofit called Darkness to Light or D2L for short, Anne Lee channeled her own child sexual abuse experience into an organization […]