The power of giving, the spirit of philanthropy.
Holling's announces the 10th Annual Gourmet and Grapes
Prepare to be wined and dined during this weekend full of top culinary talent! You’ll see the return of favorites from years past as well as experiencing the talents of renowned chefs and winemakers joining us for the first time...Read More
'It will allow one person’s tumor to be researched in many different ways to help everyone with that tumor.'
At age 5, Mary Scott Gallus needed three surgeries to remove a tennis ball-sized tumor from her brain...Read More
'Now that we’re on the other end of it, we wanted to figure out how to give back.'
As Olivia Crosby sat in a hospital chair with her arm exposed, she couldn’t take her mind off the needle searching for her vein. She needed a distraction, and she suspected other kids did, too...Read More
'Don't let the debt determine what you do for the rest of your life'
Dr. Sam Stone planned his career at 5 years old and describes the years that followed as “one of those boring stories...Read More
'You can’t build a world-class facility without realizing you have to include a space for abused children.'
Just days before Lisa Rice planned to meet with Dr. Scott Russell about her family’s $1 million gift to the new MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital, she found herself standing across from him in the pediatric emergency room -- not as a donor, but as the grandmother of a patient...Read More
'I just want to scream it out and tell every Parkinson’s patient to find out if you’re qualified and do the studies.'
Margaret Petterson never stopped painting after Parkinson’s disease took ahold of her body, but something changed for the celebrated local artist...Read More
'After a life-threatening diagnosis, you realize that you’re not guaranteed another day, let alone a year or years. You become braver.'
Diane Mathews spent the first half of her career as a dedicated medical technologist, analyzing blood and fluids in a clinical laboratory and diagnosing blood-related cancers alongside pathologists...Read More
Together we are “Changing What’s Possible.”
Last year, the Medical University of South Carolina Foundation received more than 14,000 individual philanthropic gifts. Behind each one of those gifts was a story. We are pleased to share a few of these stories with you now in our 2016 Annual Report on Giving...Read More