COLUMBIA, SC – June 15, 2009 – The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina is pleased to announce Brooke Bailey as its new director of communications. Bailey joined the Foundation three years ago as communications manager.
In addition to continuing her responsibilities planning and implementing communications strategies built upon the Foundation’s efforts in capacity building, grantee program sustainability and other strategic initiatives, she will work more in public policy and advocacy and help identify issues that impact poverty in South Carolina.
Apart from serving on various boards and committees in the community, Bailey is a 2007 Southeastern Council of Foundations Hull Fellow, which recognizes the Southeast’s next generation of philanthropic leaders. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of South Carolina.
About the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina
The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, established in 1996, is a ministry of the Sisters of Charity Health System. The Foundation is committed to addressing the needs of the poor and underserved in all 46 South Carolina counties by addressing the root causes of poverty, nurturing the growth of healthy communities, emphasizing youth and family and measuring the outcomes of these efforts.