Helping the Helpers: Ways You Can Support Tidelands Health

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Helping the Helpers: Ways You Can Support Tidelands Health

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All across the region, more than 2,500 Tidelands Health team members are working tirelessly to respond to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. We are humbled by the many calls and emails we’ve received offering support. Our community’s love nourishes and sustains us.

If you’re interested in supporting Tidelands Health and the community we serve, here are ways you can help.


The not-for-profit Tidelands Health Foundation has established The Helpers Fund to support our health system as we respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Your donation to The Helpers Fund will help us purchase needed equipment and supplies, provide assistance for our team members, support the delivery of care for the uninsured and medically underserved and more. Click here to make a financial gift to The Helpers Fund.


With a $5 donation to the Tidelands Health Foundation, you'll receive a Tidelands Health cloth face mask. Click here to make a financial gift and receive a cloth face mask.


For the safety of our team members, we cannot accept homemade food. If you would like to donate commercially prepared food or pantry items (restaurant takeout, pre-packaged snacks, grocery items) for our team members, fill out the form below.


Tidelands Health is accepting donations of hand-sewn masks. All masks will be sanitized and sterilized before distribution. If you’d like to make and donate surgical masks, a pattern and drop-off instructions are below. Click here if you need to speak with someone about donating hand-sewn masks.

Download the instructions.

Download the drop-off directions.


Tidelands Health is accepting donations of new medical equipment and supplies, including N95 respirators, surgical masks, face guards/face shields, hand sanitizer, sanitizing wipes and more. To donate new medical equipment and supplies, fill out the form below.


We have received generous donations of items for our team members and patients, including thank you notes, artwork, etc. If you’re interested in donating an item that does not fit in the other listed categories, fill out the form below.


An easy way to show support for all those in our community who are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic is printing and displaying a “Thank You to the Helpers” sign. Click here to download and print your free sign.

Thank you for your generous support! We thank and recognize all those who have donated to support our health system’s COVID-19 response. If you have already made a donation and are not listed below, click here. We apologize for any unintentional oversight. If you would like to receive a gift acknowledgement for an in-kind donation, click here.

360 Health Care

Absolute Total Care

Accent Sewing

Adrianne Lane

All Saints Church

Amazing Blades Landscaping

Anne Marie Moore, Mary Kay independent beauty consultant


At Your Service Plumbing & Drain Cleaning


Barbara Franklin

Beanz Coffee

Beef Jerky Outlet

Cards Callout

Pawleys Island church creates 1,800 cards for Tidelands Health team members

Church members at Pawleys Island Community Church poured their love and encouragement into each message – a unique way of showing support for the team at Tidelands Health working tirelessly to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Belin Memorial United Methodist Church

Beth Brabham

Brian Strauss

Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Bailey

Capers Johnson

Rep. Carl Anderson

Carl and Marcia Falk

Mr. and Mrs. Carl Schaper

Carla Todd

Dr. Caroline Millan

Cassandra Minzler

Chick-Fil-A Murrells Inlet

Dr. Christine Gerber

City Hope Community Church

Claire Yarborough

Coastal Carolina University

Coastal Leadership Academy

Mr. and Mrs. Collin Jewell

Conway High School

Crescent Hospice

Cynthia Dominick

Dan and Lisa Brown

Dan Hubert

CMSGT and Mrs. David Croll, (RET)

David Kingsland

Deshawn Rouse Foundation/Spirit-Filled Ambassadors for Christ Ministry

Golf Friends Make a donation

Childhood friends of COVID-19 survivor thank care providers with generous donation

“The whole thing is a matter of gratitude.”

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Don and Suzan Bidinger

Mr. and Mrs. Donald Johnston

Drunken Jack's

Duncan Memorial United Methodist Church

Ed Robidoux

Encompass Health


Fancy Frocks

First Baptist Church of Georgetown

Ford Motor Co.

Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation

Friends of Charlie Costello

Georgetown Church of Christ

Georgetown County Sheriff’s Office

Dr. and Mrs. Gerald Harmon

Ghanie Zulficar

Gilbert’s Ice Cream

Gios Italian Kitchen

Globus Meals

Gordon Chapel AME Church

Grace Hebert Curtis Architects

Grande Dunes

Gray Health Solutions

Food Donations

‘We’re not just delivering food – we’re delivering joy’

Jeff Malinski, general manager of support services at Tidelands Health, has welcomed the responsibility of coordinating community food donations to the health system.

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Greater St. Stephen AME Church of Georgetown

Harbor Freight

Mr. and Mrs. Harry Caton

Heide Johnson

Mr. and Mrs. Henry Zilliotto

Home Care Assistance


Horry County Sheriff’s Office

Horry-Georgetown Technical College

Howard High Alumni Association


Inlet Affairs

Janice Kilby

Inlet Coastal Resort

Jane Koslap

Jim and Greta Morris

Jimmyz Hibachi

Joan Cribb

Dr. John Ijem

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Lazzara

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Maloney

Judy Kemp

Mr. and Mrs. Julian Reynolds

Julie Huynh

Kappa Epsilon at the University of South Carolina

Kaili Yang

Keller Williams

Dr. and Mrs. Kiah Ford

Larry Sweet

Coastal Leadership Academy

Coastal Leadership Academy donates supplies

The Coastal Leadership Academy in Myrtle Beach has donated masks and face masks typically used in its science classes to Tidelands Health for use in the COVID-19 response.

The N95 respirators and more than a dozen face masks provide crucial protective equipment to medical professionals on the front lines.

Lazy Gator

Lesley Bement

Lester Foltos

Litchfield Plantation Owners Association

Litchfield Restaurant

Little Caesars Pizza of Surfside Beach

Local Digital Billboards

Lucky Panda

Marc and Roberta Stahlman

March of Dimes

Marcliffe West at Blackmoor

Margaret McGill

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Stahlman

Mayor Brendon Barber

Mr. and Mrs. Michael Knight

Milardos Pizzeria and Sports Pub

Moe’s Original Bar B Que

Mr. Fish Seafood Market

Mt. Zion Baptist Church of Pawleys Island

Murrells Inlet Restaurant Group - Wicked Tuna

Murrells Inlet VFW

Myrtle Beach Chinese Business Association

Myrtle Beach High School

Native Sons

Nick Turner

Myrtle Beach Chinese Association

Myrtle Beach Chinese Business group donates supplies

The Myrtle Beach Chinese Business Association, 360 Healthcare, Crown Park Golf Club and Chinaberry Tree Linens combined resources to donate needed supplies like face shields and protective suits.

Nikki Badger

NorthStar Renovations

Mr. and Mrs. Oline Hendrix

Palmetto Emergency Physicians

Pamela Gardner

Patricia Brown - Avon

Patty Blount

Paul and Rosalie Barry

Pawleys Island Community Church

Phenix Engineered Textiles

Mr. and Mrs. Philip Lagan

Dr. Randy Stewart

Red Devils Bikers Group

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Faulk

Mr. and Mrs. Richard McCann

Mr. and Mrs. Rick Lewis

Robbie Cooper

Mr. and Mrs. Robby Jones

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Reinke

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Schiffmacher

Rovena Vanderhorst

Ryan Stevens

Sam and Debra Weiss

Sam Kobylarz

Sandy Hendon

Scholl’s Wellness Co.

Mr. and Mrs. Sean Phelan

Seasons at Prince Creek

She gave birthday presents

It was her birthday, but she gave the gifts

A Facebook fundraiser developed by Judy Kemp and her daughter, Heather Kemp Daminov, raised far more money than expected to treat the care team at Tidelands Waccamaw to meals at Chick-fil-A.

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Shelby Spizey

Smoothie King of Pawleys Island

South Carolina Air National Guard


St. James Intermediate School

St. James High School

Students in the Word

Surf Water Promotions

Sweetened Jars

Tara Grinna Swim & Resort Wear

The Bayliff Management Group - Sonic Drive-In

The Bays of Prince Creek

The Georgetown Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

The Greater Bible Way Church of Georgetown

The Hershey Co.

The Lakes at Litchfield

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Schneider

Thomas Tagliente


Uncle Mikey’s Brick Oven Pizza

Vandy Charitable Foundation

Pizza Donation

Local Church donates 100 pizzas

Spirit-Filled Ambassadors for Christ purchased and delivered 50 Little Caesars pizzas to Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital and 50 pizzas to Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital.

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Waccamaw Middle School

Waccamaw Oral Surgery

Wachesaw Plantation East community


Wells Fargo Advisors of Pawleys Island

Wendy Fowler


Willette Grant

Mr. and Mrs. William Doar

Dr. and Mrs. William Epperson

Wilson Smith


Women in Philanthropy and Leadership for Coastal Carolina University



And more than 2,000 community residents who have volunteered their time to retrofit N95 respirators

From the bottom of our heart, thank you all!