Thornwell Happenings

An African-American family having a game night together

Building Families Program Parenting Workshop in Columbia, SC

Wednesday, September 27 at 6:15pm
A free Building Families program workshop will be held at Spring Valley Presbyterian Church in Columbia, SC on Wednesday, September 27 at... read more

students in Thornwell's 4K program sing a song on a stage

Thornwell 4K Holds Graduation

72 students are ready for school success
Seventy-two students graduated from Thornwell’s 4K program in a recent ceremony. The event was held in the Gillam Center on... read more

Foster Care Conference

Support to Succeed
Our goal is to provide tools for you to add to your foster care tool belt so you can feel... read more

a father hugs his son

Thornwell and GHS Family YMCA Branch Help Kids in Need

Four families sign up during pop-in event
Four families signed up to be considered to become foster families during a Thornwell Foster Care event held at YMCA... read more

young kindergarten age kids standing in front of their school getting ready to go inside

Thornwell’s 4K Program is Now Enrolling for 2017-2018 School Year

You May Qualify to Enroll Your Child for Free
Thornwell is now enrolling for four-year-old kindergarten for the 2017-2018 academic year. Children must be four years old on or... read more

foster care children posing for picture

We Are Seeking Family Teachers

Do you feel called to serve children in need?
If you feel called to serve children in need, we invite you to apply to become a family teacher at... read more

a toddler girl plays with blocks

Thornwell 4K Program Offers New Options

Families can choose extended school year and extended school day
The South Carolina State Legislature recently passed a bill giving 4K program providers the ability to offer an extended school... read more