Meet Amanda

This is Amanda’s Thornwell Story… “Before coming to Thornwell, my mother was absent a lot and my dad was never there. He was always late paying child support and my mom was in and out of the hospital. My Mom was not in the right place to be able to care for a child or [...]

Amanda on a hike in 2014

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We ♥ you!

Around Valentine’s Day, expressions of love seem to be all around us. From billboards and commercials to store marketing and social media posts – “XOXO!” “ILY” “I ♥ you!” Especially at Thornwell, examples of love are everywhere. We see the love of caring staff toward the children in their care on our campus in Clinton, [...]

New Year, Steadfast Love

Your participation and prayers for the ministry of Thornwell in 2014 has helped hurting children and families. You have embodied love, faithfulness and hope. The Bible tells us of God’s steadfast love, unending mercy, great faithfulness and joyful hope – YOU have demonstrated those qualities to the children and families at Thornwell through your support [...]

Lamentations 3:22-24


Paint the Internet “Thornwell”

It’s Giving Tuesday! What is that, you ask? “We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to [...]

Thornwell 4K Receives Accolades

Thornwell’s 4-year-old kindergarten is getting a lot of attention this month. On October 15, South Carolina First Steps highlighted Thornwell’s 4K program at the annual South Carolina First Steps to School Readiness State Board retreat in Columbia. As one of only three providers to be featured, Thornwell 4K staff shared the story of the creation [...]