Make-A-Wish South Carolina was recently honored to be awarded a $10,000 grant for "Wish-Granting in the Lowcountry Project" by The Employees Community Fund of Boeing South Carolina. The fund awarded $268,765 dollars in grants to 46 local charitable organizations at a check presentation ceremony held on November 9, 2018. The employee-funded pool has donated over $1.5 million dollars since 2012.
With this grant, Make-A-Wish South Carolina will be able to grant even more wishes to children who have critical illnesses. Wishes are more than just a nice thing. They give kids strength and hope to fight their illnesses and increase their chances of better health.
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Photo Caption: (L to R) ;Chad Tucker, President of the Board – Employee’s Community Fund of Boeing South Carolina; Michael Zimmer, Board Director - Make-A-Wish South Carolina; Karen Lucht, Regional Development Officer -Make-A-Wish South Carolina; Eric Amsberry, Quality Multifamily Manager – Boeing SC