By Conor Hughes  |  Index-Journal  |  Full Article

“As the Abbeville Promise capital campaign enters its public phase, the Freshwater Coast Community Foundation announced Thursday the scholarship fund has raised $713,500, about 59 percent of the $1.2 million it needs to be fully funded.

The Abbeville Promise is a proposed scholarship program that, starting with the graduating class of 2018, would fully fund a two-year education at Piedmont Technical College for any student who receives a high school diploma while a resident of Abbeville County…”