80 DAYS: We Are Counting Down to TGHA’s 80th Anniversary Celebration
SAVE THE DATE:
Thursday, September 27, 2018
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Clemson ONE (5th Floor)
1 North Main Street, Greenville SC 29607
We look forward to celebrating this historic milestone with you!
The event will showcase TGHA’s positive impact on the Greenville community, from its founding in 1938 to its present!
Reception: 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm | Program: 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Keynote Speaker: Adrianne Todman, President & CEO NAHRO
RSVP: Email or Call 864.467.4250
More Info: https://www.tgha.net/80th
DID YOU KNOW?
|Article from the Greenville News - August 24, 1938|
August 23, 1938 | On the 23rd day of August 1938 the City Council of Greenville, South Carolina met at city hall in a regularly scheduled council meeting. The meeting was called to order at 7:30 pm by Mayor C. Fred McCullough, and on the roll call the following members of the Council were found to be present:
Councilman R. Henry Ligon | Councilman J. Kenneth Cass | Councilman Kerr. Wilson | Councilman J.W Thompson | Councilman J. Frank Welborn | Councilman W.E. Rasor
The resolution declaring the need of a Housing Authority in the City of Greenville was introduced by Councilman J. Kenneth Cass.
September 20, 1938 | Mayor C. Fred McCullough appoints the 1st Board of Commissioners; Brown Mahon, Frank G. Hamblen, L.P. Hollis, R.O. Tuton and W.K. Livingston
September 29, 1938 | Mayor C. Fred McCullough appoints Fred G. Hamblen as temporary Chairman of the Housing Authority of the City of Greenville, SC Board.
September 30, 1938 | R.O. Tuton appointed as Secretary/Treasurer and 1st Executive Director.
Community Works, Inc.
Greenville Branch of the NAACP
Homes of Hope
Rocky Creek Apartments
Schindler Elevator Corporation
Sponsorship Opportunities are available for this historic event. Please consider placing your company in the forefront of support for TGHA and our mission of building communities of opportunity for the residents of Greenville. 80th Anniversary Event sponsorship applications are available at: https://www.tgha.net/80th
Board of Commissioners: Peter Byford, Chairman | Susan McLarty, Vice Chairman | Frettie “Diane” Keller | Jonathan “Jon” Good | Rakenya Lewers | Rachel Kepley | Kirsten Schoettelkotte
Executive Leadership Team: Ivory N. Mathews, Executive Director | Beth Clark, Deputy Director of Operations | Wanda Gardner, Deputy Director of Development | Tonya Crawley, Deputy Director of Leased Housing
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