Surprising Facts about Free Clinics

Categories: Blog, Charleston Gives, Health Check, Other
More than half of the US population will dip below the poverty line at some point before the age of 65. Many Americans may find themselves without health insurance at one point or another in life – which can be a very frightening experience. Whether a person is in between jobs; works without receiving employee …

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The Dignity of Health Care

Categories: Blog, Charleston Gives
What does ‘health care for all’ mean? It starts with emphasizing dignity for those in our own community. As one of 1200 free and charitable clinics across the US, Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic is a nonprofit organization built up by those in the community, for the community. We run on the volunteer efforts of …

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Seabrook Island Tennis Raises $4500 for BIFMC

Categories: Charleston Gives, News
Seabrook Island Tennis Players took to the courts on Thursday, March 7, 2019 to raise over $4500 to benefit Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic. The annual men & women’s tennis social event supports the Breast and Prostrate Health Initiative at the medical clinic, providing free mammograms and screenings for prostate cancer and clinical visits for …

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How To Give Back on a Budget

Categories: Blog, Charleston Gives
When struggling to meet the demands of your own daily budget, it can be difficult to give back financially to a nonprofit organization or charitable cause you support – but there are many ways you can help without always reaching for your wallet. At Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic, we serve a low income community …

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