January 29, 2014

Healthy Learners receives inaugural Community Enrichment Grant from Junior League of Columbia

In celebration of its 90th anniversary, the Junior League of Columbia (JLC) recently announced its first community enrichment grant program recipients. Healthy Learners is among the organizations receiving the grants from the JLC. [More]
January 22, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina elects 2014 officers and adds new officers to its board of trustees

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina board of trustees has elected its 2014 officers and added two new officers to its board. [More]
January 17, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina’s Katrina Spigner receives TWIN Award

The Palmetto Center for Women (PCW) honored Katrina Spigner, senior program director at the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, with a 2014 Education TWIN Award at its 34th annual TWIN Awards Tuesday, January 14, in Columbia, South Carolina. [More]
January 10, 2014

Healthy Learners shows consistently positive results in evaluation

Twenty-one years after it was founded, Healthy Learners continues to show positive outcomes among all of its constituent groups, which include students, parents, school nurses and medical providers. The findings come from a study conducted by evaluation consultant Cathy Blume, M.Ed. [More]
January 9, 2014

Sign up by January 15 and get health coverage on February 1

According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, since October 1 last year, more than 6 million people have enrolled in new coverage under the health care law. They’ve signed up either for private insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace or for the Medicaid program. There’s still time to enroll and have coverage as soon as February 1. All you have to do is sign up with the Health Insurance Marketplace by January 15. [More]
January 7, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina holds first collaborative site visit with Upstate Collaborative Network

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina met with four nonprofit organizations it supports in Upstate South Carolina in December to discuss the collective and collaborative process between the foundation and the organizations. [More]
January 3, 2014

BlueCross employees give $2.5 million to South Carolina nonprofits, including Healthy Learners

In 2013, BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina employees donated more than $2.5 million to the community, including gifts to Healthy Learners. BlueCross and its employees have been major supporters of Healthy Learners for many years. [More]
December 25, 2013

A Christmas greeting from the Sisters of Charity Health System

This Christmas season, the Sisters of Charity Health System celebrates more than 162 years of hope, faith and love set into action by our founding sisters. Every day, we are inspired by the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine, who in 1851 began an enduring legacy of responsive ministry, creative stewardship and an ongoing quest for social justice that continues today. [More]
December 20, 2013

Sisters of Charity Health System Announces President and CEO

The Sisters of Charity Health System today announced the appointment of Terrence P. Kessler as president and CEO, a role he has served in an interim capacity since July 2013.

As president and CEO, Kessler oversees the health system’s five Catholic hospitals, two skilled nursing and assisted living facilities, three grantmaking foundations, and six health and human services organizations in Ohio and South Carolina. Kessler also continues his role as the health system’s general counsel, a role he assumed in June 2012. [More]
December 5, 2013

Sisters of Charity Foundations sponsor annual South Carolina conference for women religious to discuss ministry and share support

More than 70 sisters from South Carolina, Ohio and other states gathered in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, in late November to participate in the 10-year anniversary celebration of the Collaboration for Ministry Initiative (CMI). [More]

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