CLC Happenings

Ready for your spring planting? Why not support the Charles Lea Center and buy from us at the GreenLea Greenouse? We have everything from petunias, lantana, verbena, tomato plants … plus more! Every week we add to our selection.
Many of our plants are tended to by individuals who receive services from Charles Lea. Money generated from plant sales is used to help maintain the GreenLea Greenhouse & Groundskeeping program at Charles Lea.
Greenhouse hours are: Tuesday and Thursday from 4 – 7 p.m., or Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. The greenhouse is located behind the Charles Lea Center. For more information call 978-0081. And be sure to check out our
facebook page – Charles Lea Center, for weekly updates.

Welcome to the Charles Lea Center

The Charles Lea Center is a haven for more than 1,400 individuals - newborns to seniors - and their families, at two campuses and 60 group homes in Spartanburg County. As a vital community resource, it provides services that often cannot be found elsewhere in the Upstate. The Center employs approximately 500 individuals and this staff is is committed to providing the most compassionate services and developing opportunities that wlll lead to an improved quality of life for the folks in which they serve.

For more than 40 years, the Center has been the place to turn for innovative services and expert care for those with disabilities and chronic medical conditions in Spartanburg County. It has grown from an agency with 275 individuals and a budget of $500,000 in 1971 to a budget surpassing $24 million. The Center is the county's second-largest nonprofit (after Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System) and is a driving force in Spartanburg County's economy.

To learn more about what we're doing now, please take a few minutes and watch our video.