Ralph Bell for SC - Let's Move Forward Together!
Ralph Bell for South Carolina


Our Community

Cedar Creek Back to School Bash

I had the pleasure of attending a "Back to School Bash" that was held at the Upper Richland Community Center on August 4, 2018. The center was full of kids and their parents with many activities for them to enjoy. I spent some time talking with Ms. Lou about this event, and she explained how she has been doing this for over fourteen years! Of course she has had many volunteers over the years, and I did not get a chance to get all their names. I was also impressed with the Richland County Parks and Recreation staff that made sure the room was open and fully staffed for this event. [... read more ...]

Richland County Neighborhood Improvement Program Block Party

I attended the Richland County Neighborhood Block Party on June 28, 2018. and got a chance to meet many of our community leaders showing off their hard work for the year. One of the things I learned wa sthat each neighborhood association had very dedicated leaders and was really impressed with what they all were doing. [... read more ...]

Alumnae Chapter of Delta sigma Theta Sorority

The Columbia Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority invited me to attend a Richland County Council forum with some of the candidates on May 8, 2018. I made it early and spent some time talking with several of the leaders of this organization and had them explain some of the great things they are doing in their community. They spend many hours helping with the young women enhancing education in the midlands. One of the ladies explained that they are founded on Christian values and worked on the women's suffrage movement. [... read more ...]

Let’s move FORWARD, together.

Ralph Bell for South Carolina in 2018