Monthly Archives February 2015

Snapshot of Foster Care in South Carolina Available

South Carolina Foster Care Review Board Releases Annual Report  The Foster Care Review Board provides a snapshot of foster care in South Carolina.  The data included in the latest annual report represented children reported by the S.C. Department of Social Services who remain in foster care at least four consecutive months and are reviewed by the S.C. Foster Care Review Board. Of note in 2013: 2,988 children entered foster care. 5,876 cases were reviewed. 539 finalized adoptions. Of cases reviewed by local review boards: 44 percent recommended termination of parental rights. 34 percent recommended reunification. 17 percent recommended adoption. The report also
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Be a Sub Above

Jersey Mike’s Day of Giving Benefiting Windwood Family Services from Callie Vanderbilt on Vimeo. This March, Jersey Mike’s Subs, known for its authentic fresh sliced/fresh grilled subs, is joining forces with Windwood Family Services for the company’s 5th Annual March “Month of Giving” fundraising campaign. Last year’s Month of Giving raised $2.1 million for more than 100 different charities nationwide and this year Jersey Mike’s hope to raise even more. During the month of March, all are invited to come into their local Charleston area Jersey Mike’s restaurant and make a donation to Windwood Family Services. The campaign will culminate in the nationwide event, Jersey Mike’s “Day of
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