Inside Giving

Radiothon 2015 Reflections

It is the first new hours of GHS Children’s Hospital Radiothon. A rush of children swarm into the halls of Greenville Memorial with pennies and quarters in piggy banks and paper sacks and jars to give to the needs of sick children. They are followed by employees with their own piggy banks, billfolds, check books [...]

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The foundation for our future

I recently walked through the USCSOM Greenville campus and began reading the names on the bricks beneath my feet. These individuals, businesses and corporations are laying the foundation for health care professionals in our community. As a healthy, active 20-something, I hadn’t put a lot of thought into the future of health care in our [...]

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Giving back provides courage for pediatric patients

As the school year comes to a close, students everywhere are counting down the days until summer and are daydreaming of summer camp. Langdon Haskell, a senior at Christ Church Episcopal School, has these same daydreams as she prepares for another summer as a Leader-In-Training at Camp Courage, which was created for patients treated by [...]

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Making our dreams reality

Having been a clinician in neuro-rehabilitation for over 20 years, my transition to a career in philanthropy with the Greenville Health System was certainly a leap.  But as I take a step back to examine why I chose to walk a new path, it makes perfect sense. Persons who acquire illness or injury to their [...]

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“The Human Soul Was Built To Give”

“No one stands so tall as when he or she stoops to help a child.” This slightly altered, gender-diversified and beautiful truth is accredited to President Lincoln. I think of it daily as I work to raise philanthropic dollars to help our children at Children’s Hospital of Greenville Health System. I’m also reminded often of [...]

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