BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – CareSouth Medical and Dental announced on August 11, that they are donating $1.4 million dollars to help fund these organizations at Southern University:
- CareSouth/SU Employee Wellness Clinic
- SU College of Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship Fund
- SU Athletics
- SU Human Jukebox
- Valdry Center for Philanthrophy
“We are extremely grateful for this gift from our community partner CareSouth,” said Ray L. Belton, President-Chancellor of the Southern University System. “This funding will impact not only our students in these programs, but also our faculty and staff who have a major role in student success. We look forward to continuing to bring to fruition projects and scholarships made possible by CareSouth.”
The $1.4 million dollar donation will be distributed at the university in a five year time period, according to CareSouth.