Charleston, SC (PRWEB) July 27, 2015
What: The Beach Company recently announced a partnership with Emanuel AME Church to create a permanent memorial in honor of the nine victims of the June 17 tragedy. The Emanuel 9 Memorial Fund, created in collaboration with Charleston fundraising site The Matching Fund, has now been established to provide the Charleston community an avenue for donating to the project. All donations to the Emanuel 9 Memorial Fund are tax-deductible.
The fund has already received $40,000 in donations from The Beach Company employees and $25,000 from Evening Post Industries and The Post & Courier.
Donors can submit an amount of their choosing to the fundraiser via the “Give What You Wish” option. Funders can also give specified amounts as a “Contributor” for $10,000, a “Partner” for $20,000, and an “Angel” for $35,000.
Contributions may be made to the online fundraising page, or donors can mail funds directly to The Matching Fund and The Beach Company. Contributors wishing to donate via mail can use this address: The Matching Fund – Emanuel 9 Memorial, c/o The Beach Company, 211 King Street, Charleston, SC, 29401.
Where: Online: thematchingfund.org/Emanuel9
By Mail: The Matching Fund – Emanuel 9 Memorial, c/o The Beach Company
211 King Street, Suite 300
Charleston, SC, 29401
Why: The memorial will serve as a permanent remembrance to the nine victims of the Mother Emanuel AME shooting: Reverend Clementa Pinckney, Reverend Sharonda Coleman-Singleton, Reverend DePayne Middleton-Doctor, Reverend Daniel L. Simmons, Cynthia Hurd, Myra Thompson, Ethel Lance, Susie Jackson, and Tywanza Sanders.
About The Beach Company
With a 70-year history of establishing landmark properties and communities, The Beach Company evaluates each development opportunity for its potential to improve the quality of life for its neighbors and contribute to the long-term economic vitality of the region. The Beach Company’s diverse real estate interests include residential and resort properties, office buildings, shopping centers, industrial parks and land across the Southeast. With progressive vision, influenced by a deep reverence for tradition, The Beach Company’s mission is to create enduring value in every endeavor for generations to come. For more information, visit http://www.thebeachcompany.com.