Monthly Archives: March 2014

Volunteer Spotlight: We Love Pancakes!

One of the great ways to volunteer here at Palmetto Place Children’s Shelter is cooking a meal for our kids. You can either prepare a meal in advance or come to our kitchen to cook. Two of our regular volunteers, Debra Branson and her husband Ron Branson, come about once a month to cook pancakes… Read more »

The Power of A Good Night’s Sleep

By Erin Hall, Executive Director Take just a moment with me and think about sleep. Think about your bed: sheets that smell like clean laundry, a great pillow, a warm quilt, maybe a fluffy comforter. Most nights I sleep pretty well. I wake up early when I’m stressed about kids or something else work related…. Read more »

Palmetto Place Teen Determined to Succeed

Thank you to WIS and Meaghan Norman for this amazing story on Kendal, one of our teenagers at Palmetto Place. We are so proud of Kendal and his accomplishments and we’re excited to see where he lands after high school graduation. Link to WIS Story Link to WIS Awareness Story on Homeless Teens in the Midlands COLUMBIA,… Read more »

Palmetto Place Announces Live & Silent Auction Items for Sweet & Savory

Bid High! Bid Often! Tickets are $35 for individuals and $60 for couples. Tickets will be available for purchase at the door, for the same price. (Click on “individuals” or “couples” to order tickets online.) Live Auction Trips: ~New Orleans Jazz & Dining: Experience the rich jazz culture of New Orleans with VIP admission to the Preservation Hall… Read more »