AEC Proud to Sponsor its 1st Back to School Supply Drive Thru Giveaway

The Antioch Educational Center (AEC) is proud to announce its first school supply giveaway that will be held on August 29, 2020, from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. The school supply giveaway will be held on the campus of AEC, located at 7557 West Main Street, Ridgeland, South Carolina.  AEC is providing school supplies to …

AEC Recognizes the Late Congressman John Lewis

Recently, I wrote to a friend of mine and a personal acquaintance of Representative John Lewis in an effort to comfort him.  Please read his heartwarming response … one that I hope reflects all who are affiliated with the Antioch Educational Center. Let’s keep working TOGETHER. - Jackie O’Bannon, Executive Director "I was with [John …

AEC and its partners feed Jasper County’s children

On Wednesday, April 15, 2020, silent heroes arose throughout the region to help feed Jasper County’s most vulnerable residents… its children. Because of the efforts of these silent heroes, 1,000 children received backpacks during a week when the Jasper County School District (JCSD) was not providing their regular breakfast and lunches. The Antioch Educational Center …

Bluffton Today Article: Antioch Educational Center provides Christmas presents to families in need

by Jasper County Sun TimesJanuary 8, 2020 Antioch Educational Center recently held its 11th annual holiday giveaway, Christmas from the Generosity Angels. “There are so many families within Jasper County who are challenged with being able to provide gifts and or toys to their children on Christmas morning,” said Surrenda Burrison, Antioch board member and …

Jasper County School District Article: Backpack Buddies Program off to a Great Start in the Jasper County School District

The Jasper County School District (JCSD) strives to maintain productive relationships to service the children of Jasper County. In partnership with the Antioch Educational Center (AEC) the Backpack Buddies Program has officially started.  The representatives of Antioch Educational Center met with the JCSD representatives to launch its Backpack Buddies Program.  The meeting was filled with positive vibes, …

2019-2020 Bill 4037: Peeka and Jasper County

South Carolina General Assembly123rd Session, 2019-2020 | Indicates New Matter | H. 4037 STATUS INFORMATION House ResolutionSponsors: Reps. S. Williams, McDaniel, Matthews, Henegan, Garvin, Rivers and HerbkersmanDocument Path: l:\council\bills\gm\24064cz19.docx Introduced in the House on February 21, 2019Adopted by the House on February 21, 2019 Summary: PEEKA and Jasper County HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS Date Body …