The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently awarded Caritas grants for the fall 2017 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 […]
On November 3-5 about 70 Sisters who serve across the state of South Carolina gathered in Myrtle Beach, S.C., as they do every year, for the annual Collaboration for Ministry Initiative Conference.
This year’s conference, which was co-sponsored by the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina and the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland, […]
The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina proudly presented six Unsung Hero Awards for individuals who have demonstrated extraordinary care to enhance the well-being of children in South Carolina’s kinship families as part of our Kinship Care Initiative. Formal (licensed) and informal (non-licensed) kinship caregivers in South Carolina who provided care for a […]
Our nation is strongest when we treat people with dignity and compassion. Yesterday’s decision by the President to terminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program shattered the dreams of many immigrants and their families, promoting fear among those who entered the United States as children and have known no other home. Nearly […]
The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina was thrilled to award Dr. Reshma Khan, Founder and Executive Director of The Shifa Free Clinic, a program of the Islamic Circle of North America Relief USA, the 2017 Leadership in Diversity Award.
Established in 2011, this award honors an individual or organization that has played an […]
The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently awarded its Community Enrichment grants for 2017. The Foundation’s mission to address poverty in all of its forms is reflected in its decision-making around Community Enrichment grants. These grants are designed to provide financial support to organizations whose services go beyond meeting fundamental needs and […]
Foundation awards $110,000 to 6 organizations in its 2017 Collaboration for Ministry Initiative grant funding.
The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina is proud to announce the recipients of the 2017 Collaboration for Ministry Initiative (CMI) grants. This Initiative was established in 2003 with the intention to engage, support, and sustain the ministries of Catholic Women Religious in South Carolina. These ministries have been responsible for establishing schools, […]
The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina is pleased to announce the 2017 Immigrant Families Initiative grants totaling $186,920 to ten organizations serving South Carolina’s immigrant and refugee populations during National Immigrant Heritage Month. Immigrants represent nearly 5% of South Carolina’s total population and research shows these individuals make multiple contributions to the […]
The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently awarded its Strategic grants for 2017. The Foundation’s mission to address poverty in all of its forms is reflected in its decision-making around Strategic grants. These invitation-only grant awards provide the Foundation an opportunity to comprehensively work with organizations to affect organizational and community impact […]
On May 10th, 2017, the 5th National GrandRally in Washington, DC, brought grandparents and relative caregivers together from across the U.S. in order to lift up the critical role all caregivers play in providing safe and loving families for children.
According to the official GrandRally 2017 website, the purpose of the National GrandRally is to “elevate […]