When you do well, we do well. And when we do well, a portion of our profits are used to positively influence the world and our community through contributions to charities, non-profits and volunteer organizations with common goals and interests.
Kester Search Group has partnered with Therapy Dogs over the last few years volunteering our time to get a few of our personal dogs trained and certified so that we can take them to the Shriners Children Hospital as well as several other different types of visits. Dogs give children and their families the relief they need leading up to or right after a complicated surgical procedure.www.therapydogs.com
A Child’s Haven treats children with developmental delays as a result of limited resources, abuse, or neglect, and provides support and education for both the child and the families.www.achildshaven.org
For nearly 30 years, Conservation International (CI) has been protecting nature for the benefit of us all. CI is helping to build a healthier, more prosperous, and more productive planet. CI accomplishes this through science, policy, and partnerships with countries, communities, and companies around the world helping to protect millions of hectares of vitally important land, marine, and coastal areas.www.conservation.org
The Greenville Humane Society is one of the largest no-kill shelters in the Southeast. They work in partnership with the community to create an environment where all animals are treated with compassion and respect.www.greenvillehumane.com
Habitat for Humanity partners with people in your community, and all over the world, to help them build or improve a place they can call home. Habitat homeowners help build their own homes alongside volunteers and pay an affordable mortgage. Kester Search Group has partnered with Habitat for Humanity of Greenville over the last few years, donating funds and volunteering our time for several builds throughout the Greenville area.
The Honor Foundation (THF) is a unique transition institute created exclusively for Navy SEALs and the U.S. Special Operations community. They provide a clear process for professional development and a diverse ecosystem of world class support and technology. Every step is dedicated to preparing these outstanding men and women to continue to realize their maximum potential during and after their service career.www.honor.org
The Julie Valentine Center is an important organization that helps women and children who are victims of sexual assault and abuse. KSG has team members that are part of the JVC’s Circle of Hearts group, which consists of other young women that help raise awareness and plan fundraising events.www.julievalentinecenter.org
Meals on Wheels enhances the quality of life of homebound individuals and seniors in Greenville County by providing nutritious meals, personal interaction, and independence.www.mealsonwheelsgreenville.org
Mentor Upstate promotes the development of mentoring programs in schools and after school programs in upstate South Carolina and beyond, by recruiting and training mentors, providing resources and support to mentors, and enlisting community involvement. Members of KSG’s team volunteer their time to mentor high risk children, spending time with them during their lunch as well as helping them to improve their reading skills.
Public Education Partners is a nonprofit working with educators, parents, and donors to provide funding for Greenville County, SC public schools. Most will agree that a brighter future depends on excellent public schools. The quality of public education impacts the quality of our individual children’s lives. It also dictates the future prosperity of our communities.
United Way convenes local leaders around the world to identify needs and create strategies that allow individuals and families to experience economic and human success through educational achievement, income stability and healthy lives. Kester Search Group has won several awards recently for United Way and participate in their annual campaigns and volunteer opportunities.