What is Sertoma
The Name “Sertoma” (SerToMa) comes from the words “Service To Mankind”. Founded in 1912, Sertoma is a civic organization whose purpose is to meet the needs of communities through volunteer service. The mission of SerToMa is:
To improve the quality of life today for those at risk or impacted by hearing loss
through education and support.
The Sertoma ‘motto’ is:
Connecting those who are called to serve with those who are unable to hear the call
Sertoma in South Carolina
Sertoma Clubs in South Carolina are affiliated with Sertoma Inc. and operate under a shared 501(c) (3) charitable designation. Camp Sertoma is governed by a Board of Trustees established by Sertoma clubs of South Carolina. “There are more than forty separate clubs in the state and nearly all sponsor children attending camp or provide administrative support through financial, material or personal contributions.