Inside Giving

The Giving Tree

How is it possible to miss the beautiful trees in the fall? The leaves are changing and the breeze reminds us of their presence as the leaves float gracefully in front of our faces.  As I think about the trees, I can’t help but think of one of my favorite children’s books, The Giving Tree, [...]

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The Difference A Gift Can Make

I had the pleasure of guiding a tour group at Children’s Hospital recently that brought crayons to the patients. The group of guys took their small town fame to Spartanburg for the Upper South Carolina State Fair and decided to ask their fans to give back. The group heard about Children’s Hospital of Greenville Health [...]

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The gift of gratitude.

In the Office of Philanthropy and Partnership, our job is to tell stories. Each and every day we share stories of healing patients, teaching medical students, and reaching research milestones. However, we can never articulate the story of a recovering patient, supportive family member, a grateful student or passionate donor quite like that patient, family [...]

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Radiothon 2014 Recap

Another Radiothon has come and gone and the community helped us set another record raising $332,567 for Children’s Hospital during the two day event. Thank You! This was my first Radiothon and the only word I can use to describe the event is that Radiothon is an experience.  As I prepared this post, I realized [...]

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You Can Make a Difference at Any Age

Recently I was able to go to Camp Courage, a local camp for Children’s Hospital patients with cancer and blood disorders. Jenn, Catherine, and I were joined by a group of teenagers from Riverside High School. Throughout the tour of Camp Courage, I talked with some of the group members about what they did in [...]

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