June 9, 2020

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina shares 2019 annual report

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina 2019 annual report is now available online. The report includes a letter from President Tom Keith, a look back at 2019 through photos, a breakdown of the nearly $2.7 million in grantmaking during the year, financials and a listing of all grantee partners. [More]
May 31, 2020

Statement from the Sisters of Charity Health System: A CALL FOR RACIAL JUSTICE

The recent deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and others in similar circumstances remind us that racism continues to cast a long shadow across our nation. Structural racism is also manifesting significantly today through the disproportionate deaths of Black Americans and other people of color from COVID-19. We must respond in a renewed commitment to justice and peace. Let us work in solidarity to end the racism and violence that continues to devastate the health and well-being of too many. [More]
May 21, 2020

Fatherhood program helping father of two young daughters overcome barriers to being a better dad

A father of two young daughters, Thomas Mayfield had a laundry list of barriers when the Georgetown County Dept of Social Services (DSS) recommended that Thomas enroll at A Father’s Place (AFP), a program of the the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families. Finding the resources at AFP has helped him gain temporary custody of his children and given Mayfield a new road map to follow. [More]
May 7, 2020

Ask Congress to support hospitals and health systems—and their caregivers and patients—in next COVID-19 relief package

Leaders from the Senate, House and Administration are working on proposals for the next COVID-19 relief package. While timing for the next package is still uncertain, previous COVID-19 relief legislation have come together quickly, so it is important to engage with your lawmakers immediately.
Please contact your senators and representative and ask them to include a number of important policies in the next COVID-19 relief package to support front-line health care personnel and providers—including hospitals, health systems, physicians and nurses. [More]
April 29, 2020

Healthy Learners releases new video that highlights its mission of removing children's health barriers to learning

Healthy Learners is devoted to removing children's health barriers to learning with love and compassion, which is highlighted in a newly released video. The video features students, health care providers and more who help tell the story of Healthy Learners. In 2019, Healthy Learners serviced 1,910 students across South Carolina and facilitated more than 5,699 services statewide through five programs serving 150 schools. [More]
April 23, 2020

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families stays connected to the fathers it serves

Being a parent isn’t easy. With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, for many parents – and that includes fathers - this job has gotten harder. Fathers are faced, once again, with higher threats of unemployment and the frustration of not being able to provide for their families. Despite these trying times, the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families and its six fatherhood organizations across the state haven’t stopped programs and services. The center is using technology, creative solutions and old-fashion one-on-one outreach to keep fathers connected to their families, the support and guidance of staff and to other fathers in the center's programs. [More]
April 20, 2020

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards needs grants in response to COVID-19

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded 21 grants totaling $83,000 to organizations that are meeting the urgent needs of individuals and families who have been impacted by the effects of COVID-19. [More]
April 16, 2020

South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families releases 2019 impact report

The mission of the South Carolina Center for Fathers and Families is to provide the means for fathers to become great dads. Learn more about how the center is changing the lives of fathers and families across the state in its The State of Fatherhood 2019 Impact Report.
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April 14, 2020

Global Sisters Report discusses the importance of the 2020 Census with Sr. Judith Ann Karam, CSA

Sister Judith Ann, congregational leader of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine, has joined other faith leaders in multiple efforts to help promote the 2020 Census and the importance of being counted. She recently spoke to Global Sisters Report about the 2020 Census and the role faith leaders can have in sharing information about it. [More]
April 12, 2020

A prayer and reflection for Easter Sunday

The angel said to the women in reply, “Do not be afraid! I know that you are seeking Jesus the crucified. He is not here, for he has been raised just as he said. On behalf of the Catholic Health Association, we are pleased to share the following prayer and reflection for Easter. [More]

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