Posts by Mitney

Amazing donors

The Mitney Project is thankful for all the kind, generous folks who contributed to our organization during Palmetto Giving Day 2018. Together, they raised $12,700!!! The funds will help support economic development programming for youths and adults in coming months. We appreciate you and give special added thanks to the Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation, the…

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Fit and Fabulous

Among the many offerings of health and wellness programs and activities at Mitney Center are classes lead by Mitney’s Program Coordinator (and certified Fitness Instructor) Sheila Spinks, including Women on Weights, Functional Fitness, Stretch, Strengthen and Tone and Zumba. Join us to find your new groove and the best way to stay Fit and Fabulous!

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Fitness fun with Molina Healthcare

Mitney hosts a plethora of health and wellness programs and activities throughout the year. On February 23, Mitney hosted an event with Molina Healthcare of South Carolina attended by 60 youths and adults who received free advice on healthy living, a cooking demonstration and free Zumba class with our own Sheila Spinks. Hearts were pumping! Many…

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A Gift from Bank of America

Wonderful! Our heartfelt thanks to Bank of America Charitable Foundation for their award to The Mitney Project of $5,000 to support the BOOST Youth Program! We could not operate this program without the generous support of many individuals and institutional grantors like you. From everyone at Mitney, Thank You! We think you are wonderful!

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Tip top taxes

Volunteers with the IRS VITA program at Mitney Center lead by Daphne Smith helped 590 taxpayers file their returns during tax season this year. The VITA program is free of charge to participants and helps to bring important tax dollars to the government which in turn provide for important community services like schools, parks and sanitation.…

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A BOOST for Spring

Adults in the Spring 2018 session of Mitney’s BOOST (Building Opportunities and Options for STart-ups) program are both new and established entrepreneurs learning how to build sustainable businesses. The curriculum and workshops are designed to teach participants important skills such as research and planning, projecting, budgeting, marketing, setting up their corporations legally and solving operational…

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3, 2, 1, Launch!

Mitney’s BOOST Biz Camp is expanding this year and will offer sessions for both teens ages 13 to 18 and adults.  Classes for teens run March 5 – May 17, 2018. Classes for adults run March 8 – June 7, 2018.  Register today for this FREE class taught by certified instructors who teach you how to…

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New Activities for 2018

It’s the Winter Spring Warm Up! Classes are enrolling now including a whole new fitness and wellness series brought to you courtesy of Mitney’s new Program Coordinator and BOOST Participant Liaison, Mrs. Sheila Spinks! Register today and discover the best new you in 2018!

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BOOST and Boeing

In November 2017, Mitney’s Board Chair and Director of Economic Development for the City of Georgetown, Dr. Gloria Tinubu (bottom photo, left) brought representatives from Boeing to Mitney Center to discuss aircraft and spacecraft manufacturing and the importance of STEM learning in this field.  Students from Mitney’s BOOST STEM program and the community, together with their…

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Fall 2017 at Mitney Center

Registration is now open for Fall 2017 activities at Mitney Center and Mitney’s studios at Howard Center. Stop by Mitney on September 27 and 29 from 3:00pm to 6:00pm to sign up for some fun! Call (843) 546-7900 for more information.

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