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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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina Announces Staffing Change for 2019

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina is pleased to announce the following staff position change within the organization. Donna Waites, the Foundation’s Senior Program Director will assume the new role of Vice President of Programs in February 2019. She will oversee the Foundation’s grants and initiatives and assume additional leadership roles related to the [...]

Foundation Elects its 2019 Officers

 The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina announces its 2019 board of trustees’ officers: Thomas Otis, Chair; Lisa Bernardin, Vice Chair; Mitch Watson, Secretary; and Andy Folsom, Treasurer.  Thomas Otis (Chair) Mr. Otis received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Washington & Lee University and a Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School [...]