Mar 29 2004

Graham Announces $1.3 Million for Black River Healthcare in Olanta

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today announced Black River Healthcare in Olanta will receive a $1,313,523 grant to assist in providing primary healthcare services to the surrounding area. Community Health Center grants are designed to promote the development and operation of community-based primary health care service systems in medically underserved areas. “Community health centers play an important role in providing healthcare services to South Carolinians,” said Graham, a member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions. The grant was awarded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. ####