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April Volunteer Mediator Spotlight

How long have you been volunteering with UMC? Since 2013 How did you become interested in mediation? Soon after I moved to Greenville, I was at an event seated next to Bob Morris of the Community Foundation of Greenville.  He suggested I contact the Upstate Mediation Center to volunteer, which I did, became certified, and […]

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Upstate Mediation Center Announces 2020 Peacemaker Award Winner

Greenville, SC – The Upstate Mediation Center (“UMC”) is pleased to announce the 2020 Peacemaker Award recipient is Meliah Bowers Jefferson.  Ms. Jefferson was nominated for her work in organizing the Lawyers Standing Against Racial Injustice Protest, a peaceful protest by lawyers in Greenville, this summer following the death of George Floyd. Ms. Jefferson, a […]