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Cook families donate building to be used as new home of Greenville Area Community Foundation

Eight years ago, on a day when the late William “Bill” Cook came home to share a bit of news with his wife, Harriett, the details left them both smiling from ear to ear. 

Having thought hard about what to do with a particular piece of property, Bill and his brother, Byron Cook, had made a decision that it would be best to donate a building in downtown Greenville once the time was right.