June 19, 2017

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families board chair writes about criminal justice reform

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families Board Chair Jon Ozmint penned an opinion piece for The State that appeared the day before Father’s Day about the success criminal justice reform measures have had in South Carolina. [More]
June 18, 2017

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $186,920 through Immigrant Families Initiative

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded 2017 Immigrant Families Initiative grants totaling $186,920 to 10 organizations serving South Carolina’s immigrant and refugee populations. [More]
June 14, 2017

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $230,000 in strategic grant funding

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded $230,000 to five strategic grantees for 2017 that are addressing the root causes of poverty in South Carolina. The foundation’s mission to address poverty in all of its forms is reflected in its decision-making around strategic grants. [More]
June 11, 2017

Tom Keith: Want to encourage rural economic development? Start by trying

Tom Keith, president of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, penned an opinion piece about economic and community-development challenges in the rural areas of South Carolina. [More]
June 6, 2017

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $112,000 to 47 Caritas grantees

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently awarded Caritas grants for the spring 2017 grant cycle to organizations meeting basic needs of underserved individuals and families living in poverty in South Carolina. [More]
April 3, 2017

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina educates lawmakers during Foundations on the Hill

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina Vice President of Initiatives and Public Policy Stephanie Kripa Cooper-Lewter was recently in Washington, D.C., meeting with lawmakers to educate them about the foundation’s work and about philanthropy in general as part of the 2017 Foundations on the Hill event. [More]
March 30, 2017

Health care and community leaders welcome new SCHS president & CEO at GCHI event

Cleveland and Northeast Ohio medical and community leaders recently gathered at the Global Center for Health Innovation to welcome Thomas J. Strauss as president & CEO of the Sisters of Charity Health System. More than 300 community and industry leaders gathered for the event, which featured a keynote from Tom, as well as remarks from Sister Judith Ann Karam CSA, congregational leader of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine; Robert Spangler M.D., board chair of the Sisters of Charity Health System; and Cuyahoga County Executive Armond Budish. [More]
February 21, 2017

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina continues to support HALOS kinship care program

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, in partnership with The Duke Endowment, enters into a second year of funding to continue supporting Helping and Lending Outreach Support (HALOS) in its work to improve outcomes for children in the foundation’s Kinship Care program. [More]
February 16, 2017

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina president co-chairs annual nonprofit summit

The 2017 Nonprofit Summit is being held March 6-8 in Columbia, South Carolina, to provide continuing education and leadership training to nonprofit organizations. Tom Keith, president of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, is serving as the summit’s co-chair. He was recently interviewed by South Carolina Public Radio about the summit. [More]
February 7, 2017

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina Kinship Care Initiative profiled in Catholic Health World

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina launched the Kinship Care Initiative in 2014 to help improve kinship families’ well-being, resources and services (kinship families are grandparents, extended family members or close family friends who care for a relative’s child). The initiative was recently profiled in “Catholic Health World.” [More]

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