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HALOS Begins Second Year of Funding

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, in partnership with The Duke Endowment, enters into a second year of funding to continue to support Helping and Lending Outreach Support (HALOS) in their work to improve outcomes for children in their Kinship Care program.

The first of its kind in South Carolina, HALOS serves families […]

Foundation hosts Listening Session

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina hosted its 21st listening session since 2010 on December 2, 2016. The Foundation invited individuals from two Columbia nonprofits, Family Shelter and Work In Progress. Within small groups, people from across Columbia shared their experiences from their pasts, and hopes for their futures.

“The Foundation believes that […]

Foundation Elects its 2017 Board of Trustees’ Officers

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina announces its 2017 board of trustees’ officers: Gerald Smalls, Chair; Karen Smith, Vice-Chair; Lisa Bernardin, Secretary; and Andy Folsom, Treasurer.

Gerald Smalls (Chair)
Mr. Smalls received a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from South Carolina State University, a Master of Business Administration from Clark Atlanta University, a […]

2016 CMI Conference Look-Back

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina was proud to host the 12th annual Collaboration for Ministry Initiative Statewide Conference for Women Religious. Each year everyone involved is bursting with joy and thanks after a weekend filled with fellowship, learning and rejuvenation.

This year, the conference focused on “The Face of Mercy,” based off […]

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    Foundation Honors Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone With the 2016 Leadership in Diversity Award

Foundation Honors Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone With the 2016 Leadership in Diversity Award

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina believes diverse voices should be present, active, listened to and valued. The Foundation fosters a respectful, inclusive, open environment with varying viewpoints, strengths and assets. In our grantmaking and community engagement strategies, we work to ensure no person is excluded from participation or services due to […]

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    The Foundation recently awarded Caritas grants for the Fall 2016 grant cycle.

The Foundation recently awarded Caritas grants for the Fall 2016 grant cycle.

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently awarded Caritas grants for the fall 2016 grant cycle.  These grants bear the name of one of the guiding principles of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine, in omnibus caritas, meaning “in all things charity.”

Caritas grants are awarded to organizations meeting fundamental needs of […]

A Foundation is Born…

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The Sisters of Charity Foundation began its journey in philanthropy in May of 1996. The work started with extensive research on poverty related issues in South Carolina. From that, came the “Dimensions of Poverty” document which outlined the areas of poverty that needed addressing. With that beginning, […]

What Advocacy for Child Hunger Looks Like in South Carolina

If you had to picture what child hunger looked like, what image would come to your mind? Would South Carolina be represented in that image? Ms. Ashley Page, Childhood Hunger Community Organizer for the Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities, says these questions help fuel her advocacy and work around the issue.

As […]

Foundation Awards $202,000 in Community Enrichment Grants

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently awarded Community Enrichment grants for the fall 2016 grant cycle.  These grants are awarded to organizations whose services go beyond meeting basic needs and will help lift people out of poverty.

Community Enrichment grants fund projects and organizations who are implementing best practices, strategic collaborations, and […]

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    Columbia College P.L.A.C.E. Fellows Program receives grant from Foundation

Columbia College P.L.A.C.E. Fellows Program receives grant from Foundation

The P.L.A.C.E. Fellows Program at Columbia College received its fourth $25,000 grant from the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina.

The P.L.A.C.E. Fellows Program (philanthropy, leadership, and community engagement) competitively selects 10 Columbia College undergraduates each year from the incoming class. This four-year program includes a leadership studies minor, poverty workshops, two paid internships, […]