CareSouth donates $1.4 million dollars to Southern University

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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.

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