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Shannon D'Alton with Care Team

Spotlight: Shannon D’Alton

October 18, 2021

MUSC employee inspired to start Day of Thankfulness, fundraiser to feed children’s hospital care teams for 24 hours

David Powell Play Yellow for CMN Hospitals

Thank You, David!

January 15, 2020

David and his mom shared their favorite moments from the past year, which included meeting some pretty important people!

Julian Smith

Father of the Bridge Run

April 19, 2019

Race Director Emeritus Julian Smith’s legacy as the “Father of the Bridge Run.”

Gene Reed with Children's Hospital Fund Board members

A gift from the heart

February 13, 2019

I saw this as a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to help some of the most vulnerable patients who come to MUSC for medical help

The construction crew enjoys breakfast delivered by Shawn Jenkins and his family

Jenkins family breakfast

September 10, 2018

Shawn Jenkins and his family delivered breakfast to more than 500 construction workers who are building the new children’s hospital that will bear his name.

Jonathan and Laura Zucker

Zucker family atrium

October 23, 2017

The Zucker family announced a $5 million contribution to establish a 3,200-square-foot indoor therapeutic play area in the new hospital

Rendering of the Jerry and Anita Zucker Family Atrium

Zuckers give 5 million

October 12, 2017

This atrium will give children that safe place, where they can laugh, be loud and messy and, most important, where they can heal.

Victor Shellhamer with mother and father at Wal-Mart

Victor Shellhammer

August 23, 2017

Walmart Employee’s Son Cared for at MUSC after Hurricane Matthew, Now Fundraises for New Hospital

Ryleigh Jenkins presents her gift to Vice President for Development and Alumni Affairs Jim Fisher.

Youngest donor

May 16, 2017

MUSC’s youngest donor loves dogs, butterflies and the color pink. She also shares her father’s entrepreneurial spirit and her family’s commitment to community.

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