October 16, 2015

South Carolina funders convene at Sisters of Charity Foundation of SC to discuss flood-relief efforts

Funders from across the South Carolina Midlands convened at the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina October 15 to discuss possible collaborative efforts to support short-term and long-term care for South Carolinians that were devastated by recent floods. [More]
October 12, 2015

Sister Judith Ann Karam, CSA honored with Health Legacy of Cleveland Award of Excellence

Sister Judith Ann Karam, CSA, congregational leader for the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine, received the Health Legacy Award for Excellence October 11 at the 2015 Health Legacy of Cleveland award and scholarship dinner. Every other year, Health Legacy of Cleveland hosts the dinner to present the award and name individuals to its health equity honor roll. The event also raises funds to provide scholarships and purposeful public programming aimed at inspiring African-American Cleveland area students to become physicians and dentists through education. [More]
October 8, 2015

Sisters of Charity Foundation of SC awards $129,500 to 10 Community Enrichment Grantees

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently awarded 10 Community Enrichment grants totaling $129,500, bringing the total amount of enrichment grants to $344,078.52 for the year. The grants process is designed to provide financial support to organizations whose services go beyond meeting basic needs and will help lift people out of poverty. [More]
October 7, 2015

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton hosts homeless community summit

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton hosted a community summit in September with the Homeless Continuum of Care of Stark County. More than 90 community leaders and stakeholders attended to learn about national goals to end homelessness, local efforts to meet those goals, the funding needed to support these efforts and the future management of the Homeless Continuum of Care of Stark County. [More]
September 22, 2015

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $111,000 to support women religious

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded $111,000 in Collaboration for Ministry Initiative (CMI) grants to support eight women religious grantees. Since its inception, the foundation has supported women religious (Catholic nuns) in their efforts with the poor and underserved members of society. [More]
September 15, 2015

Foundation and outreach ministries in South Carolina featured on front page of The State

The State newspaper in Columbia, South Carolina, published a front page feature on Sunday, September 12th, about the impact and continuing mission of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, Healthy Learners, and the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families. All three of these nonprofit entities carry forward a commitment to serving unmet needs of individuals, families and communities as established by the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine as part of the Sisters of Charity Health System. [More]
September 2, 2015

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $76,194 to 25 Caritas grantees

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded $76,194 to 25 Caritas grantees in the first award cycle of 2015. The purpose of the Caritas Grants program is to provide support to organizations dealing with situational poverty or crisis poverty. [More]
August 26, 2015

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina expands reach of Carolina Academy

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has partnered with the United Way of York County to create the Carolina Academy York County. The new academy, based on the foundation’s Carolina Academy model, provides resources and training to community leaders in the nonprofit sector in York County, South Carolina. [More]
August 21, 2015

Promise Neighborhood director testifies at first traveling legislative committee meeting

Cleveland Central Promise Neighborhood Director Lowell Perry Jr. joined other policy and social services agencies to present testimony during the recent Ohio House of Representatives Community and Family Advancement Committee’s first summer tour stop in Cleveland. [More]
August 11, 2015

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina holds listening session with migrant farm workers

Representatives from the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, including five board members, recently visited local South Carolina farms to meet migrant and seasonal workers and witness their conditions. [More]

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