The general function of the committee will be to review scholarship applications and make recommendations for awards, assist with fundraising efforts, plan and implement annual scholarship gala, advise on programs and special projects, and serve as health promotion volunteers. The primary objective shall be to benefit the community and the public at large as measured by coordinating events and activities that focus on four main components: the individual’s employee; the physical workplace; the organization; and the community while seeking and determining sponsorships for health well-being initiatives.
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There are nine (9) council appointments and eight (8) appointments shall represent the following organizations: American Red Cross, Department of Health and Environmental Control, University of South Carolina, Palmetto Health, Social Services, Vocational Rehabilitation, Columbia Housing Authority and the Parks and Recreation Foundation.
All appointees must reside or work within the corporate limits of the City of Columbia.


Meetings are held on the fourth Thursday of each month.

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