Thornwell had a birthday!

On Sunday, October 4, 2015, Thornwell celebrated 140 years of ministry. Dr. William Plumer Jacobs’ vision of helping children in need has thrived since 1875 and today reaches hundreds of children and families in SC, GA and FL each year. To commemorate this milestone, the campus hosted a day of […]

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The Joy of Lemonade

Last month, the youth of Easley Presbyterian Church (Easley, SC) hosted an afternoon of lemonade sales to benefit Thornwell Home for Children. Twenty-one 3rd-5th graders led by Ginna Lister, the church’s Director of Christian Education, selected Thornwell to be the recipient of their fundraising and spent the day making posters […]

Thornwell 4K Welcomes Special Guests

Thornwell was honored to have key community leaders visit and tour the 4K program on campus operating through a public-private funding partnership with South Carolina First Steps. A strong supporter of education, U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-SC) sent his Chief of Staff, Jennifer DeCasper, along with Sean Smith, Communications Director […]

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TD Bank's Melissa Jones presents Thornwell's VP for Advancement, Louise Cooper, with the check for monies collected during the 2015 "Bring Change" fundraiser

TD and You Brought It!!

Last Friday, TD bank organized a fundraiser for Thornwell asking folks in the community to bring change to the Clinton branch. Individuals brought loose change and cashed it in at the Penny Arcade. Then TD Bank matched coins and added an additional donation bringing the grand total to $2,261.80. These […]

Bring Change!

Want to help us Bring Change? We’ll be at TD Bank in Clinton, SC this Friday, July 17, raising funds for children and families. Bring your loose change and cash it in at the Penny Arcade. TD Bank will help match coins counted at the Penny Arcade located in our […]