February 1, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina funding helps educate lawmakers about the intricacies of the health care industry

Acknowledging that the American health care system has become exceedingly difficult to understand, the S.C. Institute of Medicine and Public Health launched a Health Policy Fellows program for state lawmakers that routinely educates elected leaders about the intricacies of the health care industry. Funding for the program is provided by the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina and the Duke Endowment. [More]
January 11, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina elects 2018 board officers

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, which is a ministry of the Sisters of Charity Health System, recently elected its 2018 board of trustees’ officers. [More]
January 4, 2018

Columbia Business Monthly: Sisters of Charity - The Power Of Kin

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina launched its Kinship Care Initiative in 2014 to support the thousands of grandparents and extended family members or close family friends who care for a relative’s child. Columbia Business Monthly published an article about kinship care and about the foundation’s initiative. [More]
January 2, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton awards $1.5 million in grants

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton has awarded more than $1.5 million in grants for the third and fourth quarters of 2017. Established in 1996, the foundation is a ministry of the Sisters of Charity Health System committed to addressing the needs of the poor and underserved by “understanding the root causes of poverty, nurturing the growth of healthy communities, emphasizing youth and family, and measuring the outcomes of these efforts.” [More]
December 21, 2017

Housing First announcement garners extensive media coverage

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland recently announced that the Housing First initiative is on pace to end long-term homelessness in Cuyahoga County by 2020. The announcement garnered significant media coverage. [More]
December 18, 2017

Housing First on pace to end long-term homelessness in Cuyahoga County by 2020

Housing First, a collaboration of community organizations in Cuyahoga County, recently announced that it is on pace to end long-term homelessness in the county by 2020. The collaboration includes the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland. [More]
December 14, 2017

The Plain Dealer: Innovation Mission puts ideas to solve poverty into action

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland, in partnership with Cleveland Leadership Center, introduced The Innovation Mission: Fighting Poverty with Big Ideas last spring. In October, the foundation chose five fellows to explore their big ideas to fight poverty. The Plain Dealer recently published an article about The Innovation Mission. [More]
November 29, 2017

Grantmakers in Health publishes Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland program officer’s perspective of philanthropy

Grantmakers In Health recently published a “Views from the Field” perspective of philanthropy from Erica Chambers, program officer for health at the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland. In the article, Understanding Community Engagement: An Outsider-Turned-Insider’s Perspective of Philanthropy, Chambers discusses lessons learned as a community organizer over the last decade working in the nonprofit and public sectors. [More]
November 3, 2017

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina presents 2017 Unsung Hero Awards to kinship caregivers

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently presented six Unsung Hero Awards across South Carolina to individuals who have demonstrated extraordinary care to enhance the well-being of children in South Carolina’s kinship families as part of the foundation’s Kinship Care Initiative. [More]
October 27, 2017

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland selects 5 fellows to explore their big ideas to fight poverty

Five Cleveland-area professionals will begin this November to research their ideas to disrupt the cycle of poverty as the newly announced fellows of The Innovation Mission, a ground-breaking initiative launched by the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland. [More]

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