Give back in honor of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with United Way’s MLK Service Drive to help our neighbors experiencing homelessness in Greenville County. On Friday, January 22 from 10:00 AM–2:00 PM, you can drop off new backpacks, blankets, and reusable water bottles at the community drop-off location linked below.
If you would prefer to support financially, you can give today on the United Way of Greenville County website — just be sure to write "MLK Service" in the notes section of your donation. Thank you for helping us build a stronger, more equitable Greenville County for all!
Greenville County Schools is hiring great people for positions in food service, building services, and transportation service. They will host an in-person Job Fair on Wednesday, January 27 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM at Lifelong Learning @ Sullivan Center, 206 Wilkins Street, Greenville. Social distancing will be in place and masks are required.
Great benefits, including health and dental, retirement, sick leave, and free life insurance, are available for employees who work 30 or more hours per week. Training is provided. If you are interested in working at a job where you can make a difference in the quality of our community and receive great benefits, you are encouraged to attend this event.
For more information contact INFOLine at 355-3100 or visit the Employment section of the GCS website.
Parents of four-year-old children can apply for the GCS 4K Program beginning Monday, January 11. Your child must turn four years old on or before September 1, 2021. Parents can apply online or, if you do not have internet access, call 864-452-0437. Children selected for 4K programs must demonstrate academic or developmental needs and/or risk factors such as low family income and low parent education level. A child’s primary custodial parent/legal guardian can submit the application. The GCS Virtual Program is not available to 4K students.
For more information, please email 4K@greenville.k12.sc.us or call 864-452-0437.
Due to a recent USDA waiver, Greenville County Schools is providing free school meals to all students for the remainder of the 2020-21 school year. There is no requirement to complete an application to receive this meal benefit. It applies to meals served to students when they are attending school in person, participating in eLearning, and attending the Virtual Program. Breakfasts and lunches are available daily at all schools.