- Thomas G. Slaughter of Charlotte, N.C., honors his family and hometown of Hickory Grove, S.C. with major gift.
- The Slaughter-Wilkerson Endowed Scholarship will go to students from York County.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop to Receive $1 Million Planned Gift for Scholarships" (2009). Winthrop News 2009. 21.