The Sisters of Charity Foundation is pleased to announce that Lydia Royals has joined the staff as Communications Associate. In this role, Royals facilitates the Foundation’s strategic communications plan. She assists the Foundation, Foundation President and Communications Director. Utilizing her knowledge of journalism and communications she maintains the Foundation’s social media and website through the creation of articles, photos and videos.

Royals joined the Foundation in May of 2014 as their first communications intern. In this role she grew the Foundation’s social media presence and has been instrumental in the development of digital storytelling.

Royals graduated from Columbia College in 2015. She majored in Writing for Print and Digital Media and minored in Communication Studies.

About the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, established in 1996, is a ministry of the Sisters of Charity Health System. The Foundation is committed to addressing the needs of the poor and underserved in all 46 South Carolina counties, and strategically uses resources to reduce poverty through action, advocacy and leadership.