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Celebrate Nursing gala raises funds for student support

On March 21, 2019, the University of South Carolina College of Nursing hosted the biennial Celebrate Nursing Gala and Silent Auction. Over 150 guests attended and raised nearly $25,000 for student support and scholarships. The event was held at 1208 Washington Place in downtown Columbia, South Carolina, and featured a silent auction and the presentation of the 2019 Philanthropy Awards. Award recipients included:

Dean’s Distinguished Service Award

Ms. Carole H. Cato

Ruth and Rallie Spirit of Giving Award

The Class of 1967, represented by Ms. Renatta Loquist, Dr. Lucy Marion and Ms. Caroline Seigler
Dr. Sue P. Heiney

Legacy of Caring Award

Ms. Rebecca O. Dangerfield
Mrs. Barbara H. Nagy

Excellence in Corporate Philanthropy Award

Providence Health, represented by Maria Calloway
South Carolina Oncology Associates, represented by Dr. Fred Kudrik

Thank you to the organizations and individuals that helped make the event possible through generous sponsorships: KershawHealth, Prisma Health, Providence Health, UofSC College of Arts and Sciences, UofSC Arnold School of Public Health, and Dr. Les Hall.

Gifts to support student scholarships and resources are still being accepted. Contribute today and make your Give4Garnet gift early.

The full album of event photos can be viewed on Facebook.