Champions Society

A champion fights for and protects a cause. As a member of the Champions Society, you can help to ensure Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital patients and their families are cared for by the best physicians right here in the Midlands.

The Champions Society is an annual giving society of Palmetto Health Foundation and the Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital Board. The Society is led by a volunteer committee and comprised of donors who pledge to contribute a minimum of $1,000 annually.

Champions Society Executive Committee Members

Brian P. Dunphy, Chair
Mary Dailey
Shelton Haile
Jeff Holloway, MD
Bill Oliver
Lynn Williams

As a Champions Society member, you will receive:

  • An invitation to Champions Society quarterly membership lunch ‘n learns and the new Children’s Hospital Physician Welcome Reception 

  • An invitation to Palmetto Health Foundation’s annual donor recognition event/Festival of Trees Auction Preview 

  • Recognition on the donor wall at Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital

  • Complimentary estate planning consultation with Ron Smith of Thompson & Associates

How to Join

Membership in the Champions Society simply requires a gift of $1,000, or more, payable over a 12-month period. Gifts may be made in honor or memory of a loved one or caregiver. Donations of a lesser amount also are welcomed.

Click here to become a member of the Champions Society.

To learn more, contact Diane Junis at 803-434-2832 or

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