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]
September 30, 2015

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families enables another fatherhood success story

Bruce Simmons was unemployed and had newborn twins to support, as well as children that did not live in his home. For help in finding a job and being an active part of his children’s lives, he turned to the Father to Father Project, which is part of a network of fatherhood programs reaching across South Carolina that is supported and coordinated by the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families. [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 28, 2015

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families board welcomes new member

Warren Bolton, a Columbia, South Carolina, native and longtime editor at The State newspaper, has joined the board of the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families. As an associate editor on the newspaper’s editorial board, Bolton has written often about the work the center does. [More]
August 27, 2015

Healthy Learners hosts community meeting

Healthy Learners hosted a community meeting August 26 in Georgetown, South Carolina, to share with community members, service providers and supporters the impact the program has had and continues to have in the area and across the state. [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 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]
August 6, 2015

SCHS visits with Congressional leaders to urge support of new palliative care legislation

Sisters of Charity Health System Director of Government Affairs and Public Policy Kyle Miller joined representatives from the Catholic Health Association and the Supportive Care Coalition July 22 for the Patient Quality of Life’s Lobby Day in Washington, D.C. There, they met with members of Congress and their staffs to share information about palliative care and discuss pending related legislation. [More]

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