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Thornwell Spring Festival

For the third year in a row, Dr. Robert Gallagher, independent agricultural consultant, has headed up the Thornwell Plant Sale.  In 2012, he proposed using the existing greenhouse at Thornwell Home for Children to sprout seedlings and then host a Plant Sale as a community service and to raise funds. The event quickly became an annual campus [...]

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New YouTube Channel!

Have you heard? Thornwell has a new YouTube channel and we’ve uploaded two fresh videos. With this new channel, we hope to post current videos and clips of what’s going on at Thornwell. Right now you can see a short video our kids helped make based on Isaiah 43:1 about being redeemed in Christ (posted [...]

Thornwell Earns COA Accreditation!

Received just one hour ago: Lindy Scott Executive Vice President Thornwell Home for Children 302 South Broad Street Clinton, SC 29325  Dear Ms. Scott: Congratulations!  On behalf of the Council on Accreditation (COA), I am delighted to inform you that Thornwell Home for Children has been accredited. Accreditation is a tremendous achievement that demonstrates that [...]

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Even Superheroes Like to Dance

Last Friday, Thornwell’s Dining Hall was packed for a Superhero Dance Party, headed up by Mike Collins, Stewart Cottage Family Teacher. DJ Danny Smizzle (Thornwell consultant, Danny Smith) was on the turntables, the Board was on their way out of town, a UGA mission group attended, and everyone rocked their best superhero costumes! Contests for [...]

Help Build Futures at Thornwell!

Many of you already play an important role in bringing hope and wholeness to children like those pictured with your annual gifts of support – Thank you! You now have another way to help the children at Thornwell. Help us see 20/20 (20 partners giving $20/month, that is). Right now, we need 20 people to [...]

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