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Low Country Laundry & Dry Cleaners Announces Giving Recipients

Posted in Sales & Events with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 28, 2016 by Lowcountry Boil

West Ashley LocationLow Country Laundry & Dry Cleaners understands the importance of giving back to the Charleston community. Each month it chooses a non-profit to donate a percentage of sales. Upcoming recipients include Courageous Kidz in February and Begin with Books during March. Past non-profits receiving funds include My Sister’s House, Share Our Suzy, Center for Women and Be A Mentor.

“We’ve always enjoyed giving back to the community and it feels great to now have a set giving program in place,” said owner Courtney Friedman. “Non-profit organizations that are interested in being the featured monthly recipient, can fill out the form on our website or email me at info@LowCountryLaundry.com for availability.”

Founded in 2001, Low Country Laundry & Dry Cleaners is a full service  laundry and dry cleaner with same day cleaning, free pick-up and delivery as well as three convenient Charleston locations. Low Country Laundry & Dry Cleaners handles everything from draperies and comforters to leather, suede and fur as well as bridal gown pressing, cleaning, preservation and restoration. In addition to servicing 52 hotels, over 20 restaurants, and 6 hospitals, Low Country Laundry & Dry Cleaners also offers 24/7 LaundryMatic locker systems, a custom delivery based locker system that extends 24/7 service to thousands of customers living in condos or apartments in Charleston. Low Country Laundry & Dry Cleaners strives to provide the best customer service and overall quality available.

For additional information about Low Country Laundry & Dry Cleaners, visit www.lowcountrydrycleaners.com.

Music and Oysters for Wildlife

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 21, 2016 by Lowcountry Boil

2The 11th annual Music and Oysters for Wildlife will be held at Sewee Outpost this Saturday from 1:30pm-6pm! Musical talent includes at 1:30pm Lincoln Middle High Steel Band, at 2pm The Loose Hinges, at 2pm Cravin’ Melon & Friends, at 4:30pm Red Dog Ramblers and at 5:30pm Danielle Howle. There will be a Silent Auction, beer, wine, soft drinks, BBQ and burgers for purchase. This annual event will be held rain or shine. Tickets are $35 advance tix / $40 day of includes all you can eat Bulls Bay oysters. Children under 12 get in free. Click here to purchase.

This is a benefit for environmental education group Friends of Coastal South Carolina.  The guiding vision of Friends of Coastal South Carolina is shaped by dedication to preserving the ecosystems and wildlife of the South Carolina coast for future generations. To that end it supports the respective missions of our coastal national wildlife refuges and forest through active participation in programs and projects that enhance these treasured resources. The organization works to instill a conservation ethic in students and encourage the next generation of scientists through our environmental education programs. For more information visit www.sccoastalfriends.org.

8th Annual Chase After a Cure Gala

Posted in Sales & Events with tags , , , , , , , , , , on January 11, 2016 by Lowcountry Boil

caac2016charlestonmagazinepage001-1Chase After a Cure will host its eighth annual gala, raising money for childhood cancer research at Medical University of South Carolina Children’s Hospital, on Saturday, Feb. 6. With a theme of “Chasing Cures in a Garden of Possibilities,” the 2016 gala is set for 7 p.m. at the new Charleston Gaillard Center.

The gala, which raises money to fund local research and purchase equipment for treatments and cures for childhood cancer, welcomes Charleston vocalist Quiana Parler as the featured entertainment. Dinner will be provided by Tristan Events and there will be live and silent auctions, raffles and surprise entertainment. Tickets are $125 per person. Purchase tickets at chaseafteracure.com.

Chase After a Cure is dedicated to funding research and raising awareness for alternative and more effective treatments for children with cancer. Our main focus is on hard to treat cancers such as neuroblastoma. This event is Chase After a Cure’s largest annual fundraiser, typically raising $150,000 to fight childhood cancer. Since its founding, Chase After a Cure has raised almost $1 million for research and equipment at MUSC.

7th Annual Follywood Oyster Roast at Brick House

Posted in Sales & Events with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 5, 2016 by Lowcountry Boil

1933402_917604418275429_4223743537807123934_oThe 7th Annual Follywood Oyster Roast will be held on Saturday, January 30th at the Brick House at 1575 Folly Road on James Island. Sponsored by Lagunita’s Brewing Co., the event will feature live music by The Piedmont Boys, The Royal Tinfoil, Josh Roberts & The Hinges, Guilt Ridden Troubadour, Deadwin, Don’t Mess with The Tiger & more. They will be raising funds & awareness for the Warrior Surf Project on Folly Beach as well. Other attractions include Art Vendors, Kids Activities, Carnival Games & Food Trucks featuring Cajun, Creole & Caribbean Foods & Desserts.

Doors open at 1pm and show starts at 2pm. Tickets are $15 and available at the door.

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