2019 Sun City-Okatie Lions Presents Nursing Scholarship Gift
The Sun City-Okatie Lions Club presented the Technical College of the Lowcountry with a gift of scholarship at its Annual Meeting, November 13, 2019. Since 2006, the Club has given $40,500 to support TCL nursing scholarships with the award of the Jay D’Meza Memorial Scholarship. TCL’s Associate Degree nursing program prepares graduates to practice as registered nurses. Students experience on-campus learning in high-tech simulation classroom environments and receive intensive hands-on practice at clinical sites located throughout Beaufort, Jasper, Hampton and Colleton counties.
2019 The Hospital Auxiliary makes $20,000 scholarship gift to the Technical College of the Lowcountry
Celebrating a 26-year giving history, The Hospital Auxiliary gave a generous donation to support scholarships for Technical College of the Lowcountry students pursuing degrees in Health Sciences.
At a July 22 presentation and recognition event, the Auxiliary presented a $20,000.00 check to the TCL Foundation.
The Auxiliary raises funds for scholarship through its annual fundraising golf tournament and this year Tournament Gold-level Sponsors including; Coca Cola, Kroger, Hargray, Bezilla Kinney, Hilton Head Regional HealthCare, PGA Tour Superstore, ORFIKS and Hilton Head BMW, dedicated their sponsorship funds to TCL Scholarship.
“The Auxiliary’s investment is well placed. It’s clear the Auxiliary understands the importance of encouraging students in the health sciences,” says Dr. Richard Gough, TCL’s President.
Over more than 25 years, the Auxiliary has given TCL nearly $500,000 in health sciences scholarships, supporting students in Nursing, Radiologic Technology, Physical Therapy Assisting and Surgical Technology programs.
The Hospital Auxiliary and its volunteers have contributed thousands of hours in support of hospital and community needs and among its many philanthropies, provides scholarships for students in the Lowcountry entering the healthcare field.
For more information about these and other TCL scholarships, please contact the TCL Foundation at 843.525.8214.
2018 TCL honors gift with the Steve & Cyndi Duvall Lecture Theater
Photo: Pictured Left to Right: TCL Foundation Chairman Randy Dolyniuk; Cyndi and Steve Duvall; TCL Commission Chairman Gen. Art Brown; and Dean of TCL Health Sciences Dr. Glenn Levicki.
The Technical College of the Lowcountry recently unveiled the Steve and Cyndi Duvall Lecture Theater in the Health Sciences Building on the Beaufort Campus. The naming recognizes the Duvalls’ generous gift establishing the Steve and Cyndi Duvall Health Sciences Fund at TCL.
“I am so grateful for the Duvalls’ support,” Health Sciences Dean Dr. Glenn Levicki said. “This gift will benefit our students and in turn the hospitals and health care facilities they go to work in. The Duvalls are helping elevate the college and the community we serve.”
The Fund supports the purchase of much-needed equipment to update and enhance the training and education of TCL Health Science students in the Nursing, Physical Therapist Assistant, Radiologic Technology, Surgical Technology, Massage Therapy and Medical Assisting programs.
Steve has been an active member of the TCL Foundation Board since 2013 and is the Executive Vice President for Strategic Client Development at EviCore Health Care. His wife Cyndi is a certified public accountant.
2018 TCL Distinguished Donors and Partners
2017 TCL Distinguished Donors & Partners
2016 TCL Distinguished Donors & Partners
2015 TCL Distinguished Donors & Partners
TCL Distinguished Donors are those individuals, businesses and organizations who have generously given or pledged $1,000 or more within the past twelve months. Faculty and staff who give at the Distinguished Donor level are so designated by TCL following their name.
America’s Warrior Partnership
Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Bailey – TCL
Mr. and Mrs. David Barton
The Bargain Box
Mr. and Mrs. Bill Bootle
General Arthur Brown, US Army Ret.
Mary Lee Carns – TCL
Mr. Gary Cassevah
Patti and John Chiacchiero
Liz and Todd Clist
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Duvall
Coastal Community Foundation
Community Foundation of the Lowcountry
Compass Municipal Advisors
Laura and Marvin Dukes – TCL
Friends of Callawassie Island
Mrs. Theodora Feldberg
G&O Wilkie, Inc.
GCA Services Group, Inc.
Mrs. Lou Gast
Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm Goodridge
Sonia and Chalmers Gorman
Judy and Richard Gough – TCL
Mr. and Mrs. Wayne (Gabby) Grabenbauer
Martha and Andrew Grant
Mr. Norman Harberger
Carol and Tom Henry
Heritage Classic Foundation
The Hospital Auxiliary
Hilton Head Wine and Food Festival
Hilton Head Legal Staff Professionals
Erika Johnson – TCL
Ladies Investment Club of Beaufort
Mr. Charles Laffitte, Jr.
Drs. Fred and Vicky Leitz
Lowcountry Human Resources Association
Valerie and John McCann
McNair Law Firm
Mr. and Mrs. Alan Moses
Moss Creek Marines
Dr. Gina Mounfield – TCL
Ms. Camille Myers – TCL
Palmetto Electric Cooperative
Palmetto State Bank
Sue and Tom Potrykus
Stevie and Frank Raiti
Sun City Lions Club
Sun City Veterans Association
Thompson Turner Construction
Ms. Nancy Weber – TCL
Veterans Scholarship Forever
Mr. Hayes Wiser – TCL
The Mather Legacy Society
Mather Legacy Society membership is offered to donors who make a permanent gift of an endowment and to donors who let us know by written documentation that they have included TCL in their estate plans or as beneficiary of another type of planned gift regardless of amount.
Mrs. Lou Gast
Mrs. Mary Ellen Hannan
Palmetto Electric Cooperative
Frank and Stevie Raiti
The Estate of Helen McCann Thompson