Every day, generous MUSC supporters change the lives of students, researchers and patients. Each month, we share some of their stories, tracing the spirit of philanthropy to those who benefit from it.
“When he got sick that was devastating to all of us … the students immediately wanted to do something to help.”
You have to be pretty special to have a fan club – especially one made up of teenagers...Read More
"I was standing on the stool to make some chocolate milk and the stool came out from underneath me. On the way down, I hit the pot of boiling water."
"I was in the kitchen with my mom while she was making spaghetti for dinner,” Lucas Parra said. “I used to use a stool to reach the counter to make a drink because I was pretty small. I was standing on the stool to make some chocolate milk and the stool came out from underneath me. On the way down, I hit the pot of boiling water...Read More
"She will no doubt change many lives"
Education, respect, diligence, and kindness have remained core values in Renée Black’s family throughout the generations...Read More
'We’re aiming to use the heart as a window to brain'
A single culprit – the slow build of sticky fat and other proteins – lies behind two of the most devastating diagnoses in elderly people...Read More
‘This reaffirms that, yes, you belong here’
Fifteen years after closing her textbooks, Melissa Koci packed up the life she built out west and came home to chase a dream she thought she had abandoned as a teenager...Read More
‘MUSC has never been just my employer’
Debbie McCravy’s office sits inside the entryway of MUSC’s Office of Development and Alumni Affairs, so her job supporting fundraising activities also includes an unofficial role as ambassador...Read More
Helping to change what’s possible for the College of Health Professions, with a specific focus on leadership development for women. Read More >