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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 monies will certainly “bring change” [...]

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


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 819 S Broad Street Store [...]

Welcome Home!

This past weekend was just a joy as Thornwell welcomed home Alumni spanning several decades for the Grand Rally. Children who were raised at Thornwell, those who attended school as day students, and those who only stayed a short time flocked back “home” to gather together. After the Alumni Association Business meeting on Saturday, the [...]

Alumni Grand Rally 2015 group with text


Thornwell’s 2015 Practitioners of the Year

Each year, Thornwell Home for Children recognizes practitioners who exemplify superior service to children through the Teaching-Family Model. Thornwell is proud to announce the 2015 Practitioners of the Year – Mr. Kerry Goodson and Ms. Brooke Robinette! Kerry Goodson has been a faithful servant to Thornwell’s ministry for many years.  He has served in multiple [...]

Books for Vanuatu

Vanuatu (pronounced “Van-wa-tu”) is an island in the Philippines that was hit by a devastating typhoon in March.  The principal of their school sent out a plea for books (click here to see video of the plea). Thornwell has been collecting books for the school since April.  This week, Thornwell mailed 450 lbs. of books [...]

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