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Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina promotes new directors

Effective Thursday, Jan. 2, Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina will promote three managers to directors.
Meredith Mathews has been named Program Director. She joined the Foundation as a project assistant in 2015 and was later promoted to program manager. Mathews earned her undergraduate degree from Columbia College, and she earned a certificate in […]

2019 Fall Caritas Grant recipients announced

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Sisters of Charity Foundation of S.C. funds programs to assist South Carolinians experiencing poverty
Through their Fall Caritas Grant, Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has invested more than $350,000 in 77 nonprofit organizations who meet the immediate needs of people experiencing poverty throughout South Carolina.
“Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina is […]

Tom Keith to receive 2019 Healthy Learners Champion for Children Award

Columbia, S.C. – Today, Healthy Learners (HL) announced Tom Keith as the recipient of the 2019 Healthy Learners Champion for Children Award.
The “Healthy Learners Champion for Children Award” honors an individual who has served as an advocate for children and brought attention to their needs through volunteerism, financial support and overall commitment to HL. Given […]

Sisters of Charity Foundation of SC mentors next generation of minority, male philanthropists

Welcome 2019-20 Sisters of Charity Foundation of SC President’s Fellows
Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina takes pride in mentoring the next generation of African American, male philanthropists through the President’s Fellow program with Benedict College.
“This year, the candidates for the President’s Fellow were so outstanding that we couldn’t just pick one. These young […]

Sisters of Charity Foundation of SC recognizes kinship care providers across the state

2019 Unsung Hero Award recipients are announced
Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently awarded the 2019 Unsung Hero Award to three of South Carolina’s kinship caregivers who have provided outstanding care to children for more than a year.
“The recipients of this year’s Unsung Hero Award couldn’t be more deserving. They’ve faced challenges that […]

Sisters of Charity Foundation of S.C. strengthens S.C.’s communities

Sisters of Charity Foundation of S.C. strengthens S.C.’s communities
2019 Community Enrichment Grant recipients announced
Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has issued Community Enrichment grants to 23 nonprofit organizations that implement best practices to address the root causes of poverty.
“Our Community Enrichment grantee partners go beyond the expectation to assist people who experience poverty […]

2019 Sustaining Partnership Grant recipients announced

Sisters of Charity Foundation of S.C. invests in S.C.’s change agents
2019 Sustaining Partnership Grant recipients announced
This summer, Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has issued Sustaining Partnership grants to seven organizations with a proven track record of positive, solid outcomes within their communities.
“It is our honor to support these grantees who have become […]

Celebrating learning with us

Join us on Tuesday, April 23, as we celebrate learning!

At 1 p.m., President’s Fellow, Shawn Brown, will give his final presentation about his year in philanthropy. Shawn is a rising senior at Benedict College, majoring in Business Administration with a concentration in marketing. He is actively involved in his collegiate activities, serving as Mr. […]

Sisters of Charity Foundation of S.C. fights poverty in 45 counties

2019 Spring Caritas grants awarded to S.C. nonprofits

Nonprofit organizations that meet fundamental needs for
people who experience poverty in South Carolina serve as a lifeline to
residents in communities across the state. Nearly 60 of these organizations
have been awarded Spring Caritas grants by the Sisters of Charity Foundation of
South Carolina.

Caritas grants are named after one […]

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina invests in S.C.’s nonprofit organizations

2019 Strategic Grant recipients announced

COLUMBIA, S.C. –
Nonprofit organizations continue to create positive change in South Carolina
communities by working toward the relief of generational poverty, and they have
been awarded Strategic grants by Sisters of Charity Foundation of South
Carolina.

Recipients of
the Strategic Grant come from different areas of the state and have varying
fields of impact. The […]