COLUMBIA - Helping veterans, cancer patients and disabled police officers seems like worthy causes.
But groups claiming to champion them made the annual roundup of Scrooges by South Carolina Secretary of State Mark Hammond.
NAR-ANON FAMILY GROUP MEETING: 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, St. John's United Methodist Church, 104 Newberry St. NW, Aiken; nar-anon.org
MOMS CLUB OF AUGUSTA: 10 a.m. first Wednesdays (except December); e-mail for location; firstname.lastname@example.org, www.
FIRST MONDAYS: 6:30 p.m., 333 E. Spring Grove Ave.; American Legion Auxiliary Unit 71 meeting; Linda Smiley (803) 279-5074
FIRST, THIRD MONDAYS: 7 p.m., Council Chambers, North Augusta Municipal Building, 100 Georgia Ave.
NAME: RJ Clark
SCHOOL: Merriwether Elementary
FAVORITE CLASS: Math
FAVORITE LUNCH: Taco salad
HOBBIES: Playing football
MY ROLE MODEL IS: my mom.
WHEN I GROW UP, I WANT TO: be a football player.
For more than 30 years one local organization has worked with quiet determination to make our community a better place.
It assists hundreds of people every year who are in the most desperate circumstances, but have run out of places to turn.