The 9/11 Remembrance Foundation of South Carolina
HOOTIE & THE BLOWFISH GIVE BACK
WITH THREE-NIGHT HOMECOMING U.S. FINALE IN COLUMBIA, S.C.
As the North American leg of the highly-successful Group Therapy Tour comes to a close in the birthplace of Hootie & the Blowfish, the GRAMMY Award-winning band are using their three-night stand for good in partnership with Central Carolina Community Foundation. “HootieGives,” a Hootie & the Blowfish Foundation initiative, will have a unique focus during each of the three shows at Columbia’s Colonial Life Arena.
Wednesday, Sept. 11 is set to benefit military personnel and first responders via the 9/11 Remembrance Foundation of South Carolina, with a Thursday, Sept. 12 school supply drive aiding the Richland County Public Education Partners & SC for Ed and a Friday, Sept. 13 food drive supporting the Harvest Hope Food Bank.
Hootie & the Blowfish, known for making charitable giving a priority throughout their career via the Hootie & the Blowfish Foundation, will be matching all monetary donations made through Friday, Sept. 20 up to $20,000 per beneficiary.
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Recent Foundation News:
9/11 Historical Morning of Remembrance
The 9/11 Remembrance Foundation of South Carolina will remember and honor South Carolina Midlands First Responders and Military Service Members during a 9/11 Historical Morning of Remembrance program to be held at the 9/11 Remembrance Memorial located at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center.
The 9/11 Historical Morning of Remembrance pays tribute to those who perished during the historic events of 9/11 and honors our First Responders and Military Service Members who serve daily to protect our freedom and keep our communities and loved ones safe.
We are honored to have as our keynote speaker Mr. Lyle Schulze, Vice President & General Manager of WIS-TV News 10. Mr. Schulze may be joined by his sons Major Benjamin Schulze and Staff Sergeant Patrick Schulze both of whom proudly serve(d) as officers in the United States Air Force. Service to our country runs deep in the Schulze family and it is a privilege to have him join us in recognizing the men and women and their families who have given so much and continue to give daily on behalf of others.
9/11 Remembrance Foundation of SC Scholarship
Congratulations to our two 2019 Honoring our Heroes’ Children Scholarship winners, Lauren Moak and Rebecca Dooley! Be on the lookout for the 2020 Scholarship Application, coming soon!