There’s always a fun event coming up on COR’s calendar. COR hosts networking and social events throughout the year to help you continue to grow personally and professionally. In addition to our annual signature event Time to Give, we regularly host Table for Six, Activate, and Connect events. Volunteer opportunities are also ongoing and year-round ways to be involved in the community.

Activate at The Columbia Fireflies Game

Segra Park1640 Freed Street, Columbia, South Carolina

Join COR for a night with the Columbia Fireflies! Bring your kids, families and friends to watch the game and meet the COR community. Members and Non-members are welcome to join us for the game, buffet dinner and pre-game photo on the field. COR members receive discounted tickets. Thinking about becoming a member of COR?...

$10 – $20

Volunteer at Best of Columbia Party

Hey COR members – set sail with Free Times for this year’s Best of Columbia party, held Saturday, August 27 from 7:00 – 11:00 PM at Columbia Museum of Art. We are looking for COR members to volunteer to set up, break down, or help during the event. Complete any volunteer shift and receive complimentary admission...

Free

Activate- Fall Kickoff at Market on Main

Market on Main1320 Main Street, Columbia, SC

Join us for an after work happy hour at Market on Main.  Get connected with COR as we kick off the new fiscal year with our first Activate!  Activate is an open opportunity for networking across the Columbia region for all ages and professions. We will have sign up sheets for member interest groups to...

Free

Volunteer at Therapalooza

Central Energy2030 Gregg Street, Columbia, SC

The Therapy Place is looking for event volunteers for the evening of Therapalooza: The Greatest Show in the Southeast to benefit The Therapy Place - the only nonprofit pediatric therapy center in the midlands that offers a therapeutic preschool for children with special needs. *Volunteers will be managing our brand new ‘Grab the Need’ wall, selling auction...

Table for Six

Save the date for our next Table for Six dinner. Table for Six is a networking dinner hosted by Columbia Opportunity Resource that connects aspiring leaders with seasoned executives and influencers in the community over a shared meal at a local restaurant. At each table, an established leader hosts five guests and guides discussion on...

Volunteer at PhotoSC Exhibits

918 Studios918 Lady Street, Columbia, SC

PhotoSC is seeking volunteers for two upcoming artist talks for their recent exhibit on Thursday, October 13 @ 5:00 p.m. and Saturday, October 15 @ 6:30 p.m. PhotoSC presents The Everyday Landscape: Contemporary Topographics featuring the work of 24 photographers from across the United States, 12 of which hail from South Carolina. The exhibition opens at 918...

Volunteer at SC Craft Beer Festival

Junction 800800 Gervais Street, Columbia, SC

We need volunteers for the Best of SC Craft Beer Festival on October 15th from 1PM-5PM at 800 Gervais Street, Columbia SC 29201 (Junction 800).  Volunteers need to arrive by 12:30PM for a brief orientation and volunteer placement.  You will get breaks throughout the day and then enjoy a Volunteer Happy Hour from 5-6PM after...

Capture Columbia Fall 2022 Program

Capture Columbia is a student focused talent retention program for interns and associates at companies in the Columbia area.   The program provides opportunities for a deep dive into the community while building personal and professional relationships that will help students land jobs and build careers here. Capture Columbia Fall 2022 will consist of four...

Free

Crash Course Columbia

Crash Course Columbia is a immersive experience taking an intimate group of locals behind the scenes of hotspots across the greater Columbia S.C. region. The group will tour through entertainment districts discovering hidden gems, local traditions and burgeoning development along the way. Crash Course Columbia aims to develop local champions who will connect with the...

$399 – $500

Time to Give 2022

701 Whaley701 Whaley Street, Columbia, SC

Columbia Opportunity Resource’s (COR) is proud to announce the return of their signature philanthropy event, Time to Give! Formerly Time For Art, this affair celebrates the Midlands arts, our local nonprofit organizations, and business communities through a unique silent auction where attendees bid with volunteer hours instead of dollars to claim their item once their...