The power of giving, the spirit of philanthropy

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Ever wonder what happens when you support MUSC with a charitable contribution? We want to tell you! Each month we trace donations to outcomes and share stories about the power of giving and the spirit of philanthropy in an e-newsletter called Thank-You Notes.

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Four MUSC students in front of a sign advertising the MUSC CARES clinic.

MUSC CARES Medical Clinic

March 16, 2023

Your support of the MUSC CARES Medical Clinic is critical to providing quality health care at no cost to the underserved populations of the Lowcountry.

Members of the Volousky family smiling on a beach.

Eliza Cate's Story

March 13, 2023

Because of your generosity, families like the Volouskys find hope and a home away from home at the MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Talati and Family

MUSC Alumna Gives Back

February 28, 2023

"I am more than grateful." MUSC alumna, Kamini Talati, D.M.D., gives back because of kind, supportive faculty

Tavarus Rowe


February 28, 2023

In MUSC's ongoing commitment to grow scholarships and reduce student debt, three students' lives have been forever changed.

A Wilson Family Tradition

Wilson Family Tradition

February 27, 2023

Impact Circle donor David Trachtenberg and his husband, Rick Wilson, have a personal reason for supporting the restoration of Waring Historical Library.

Olivia Jabber, Class of 2025

Dental Student Pursues Dream

February 10, 2023

Olivia Jabber was inspired to become a doctor because of her favorite TV show. We hope you’re inspired by her story.

Madison Sharp poses with the framed MUSC Alumni Association award

Giving Tuesday Impact

November 07, 2022

Giving Tuesday gifts have the power to change lives. For MUSC student Madison Sharp, the gift that supported his scholarship was an ‘answer to a prayer.’

Carol Richburg reads picture books with her grandchildren. Richburg wears the wig given to her by Racquets for Recovery.

Racquets for Recovery

October 11, 2022

Chemotherapy made Carol Richburg’s long silver hair fall out. A tennis tournament gave her a wig and the freedom to feel like herself while fighting cancer.

Joseph with his Beads of Courage. Each bead corresponds to an act of bravery, like an injection, X-ray, surgery or other significant milestone in Joseph’s treatment.

Joseph’s Sidekicks

September 02, 2022

Thanks to Joseph’s Sidekicks, the MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital has a psychologist dedicated exclusively to helping families of children with cancer.

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