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Arts Council raises more than $40K in recent fundraiser

Arts Council raises more than $40K in recent fundraiser

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

This year’s Arts Council of Anne Arundel County Gala fundraiser, “An Evening in Venice” on March 19th raided approximately$40,000  including $2,500 to fund scholarships for young art students to attend after school art programs. Held at the Loews’s Annapolis Hotel, the signature event included a cocktail reception, dinner, live and silent auctions plus dancing and […]

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Walk the Walk Foundation presents ‘The Walk’ at Waugh Chapel Towne Centre

Walk the Walk Foundation presents ‘The Walk’ at Waugh Chapel Towne Centre

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Walk the Walk Foundation (WTWF) invites the community to join them in making a positive difference in the lives of Anne Arundel county’s children in need by participating in The Walk, a fundraising event at the Waugh Chapel Towne Centre on Thursday, May 12, from 6-8 p.m. Registration is now open at www.wtwf.org for individuals […]

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Pigs and Pearls for the West and Rhode Rivers

Pigs and Pearls for the West and Rhode Rivers

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pirates Cove Restaurant and Dock Bar in Galesville, MD will host a fundraiser on April 30th for the West and Rhode River Keeper, called Pigs and Pearls: Barbecue and Oysters! The event will highlight locally harvested oysters served fresh-shucked or roasted, and pulled BBQ pork from local farms with two sauces from Pirate’s Cove Chef […]

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Partners in Care seeking volunteer drivers

Partners in Care seeking volunteer drivers

| April 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Partners In Care Maryland, a local 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with offices on Ritchie Highway in Pasadena, is currently searching for volunteer drivers to keep up with an increasing demand of ride requests among its growing membership of older adults who live in Anne Arundel County. Founded in 1993, PIC’s mission is to empower older adults […]

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Partners In Care to hold ‘Jewelry Extravaganza’

Partners In Care to hold ‘Jewelry Extravaganza’

| April 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Partners In Care will hold its annual “Jewelry Extravaganza” from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Saturday, April 30, at historic Baldwin Hall in Millersville. This year’s event will again feature artisans from the greater Annapolis area. Proceeds will benefit Partners In Care, a local 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that provides transportation and other services to help […]

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Junior League to host Unwind in the Vines at Great Frogs Winery on May 6th

Junior League to host Unwind in the Vines at Great Frogs Winery on May 6th

| April 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. will host its Unwind in the Vines event on Friday, May 6, 2016 from 5:00 – 9:00 pm at Great Frogs Winery. Open to the public to adults 21 and over, the proceeds from this event will benefit the community programs of Junior League. Great Frogs Winery in Annapolis will […]

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Tickets for the YWCA’s  31st TWIN Awards now on sale

Tickets for the YWCA’s 31st TWIN Awards now on sale

| April 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Please plan to celebrate another year of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County’s most prestigious business women. This year’s Tribute to Women & Industry (TWIN) Awards Dinner is being held on June 2, 2016 at the Westin Hotel at 5:30pm. Tickets are $100 and sponsorships are still being accepted. This signature event of the YWCA is the […]

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25th Walk & Run for the Animals scheduled for May 1

25th Walk & Run for the Animals scheduled for May 1

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

The SPCA of Anne Arundel County’s biggest and most exciting annual community event is almost here- Walk & Run for the Animals! On Sunday, May 1, 2016, more than 2,200 people and their canine companions will gather at Quiet Waters Park for a day filled with fun and exciting activities for the whole family, all to […]

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Quacks for Backpacks, a Rotary initiative, scheduled for June 5

Quacks for Backpacks, a Rotary initiative, scheduled for June 5

| April 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Rubber duck races and a family carnival, known as Quacks for Backpacks, will be held on Sunday June 5 to benefit the “Bountiful Backpack” food program that furnishes needy children with weekend food.   The fourth annual event will be held on the grounds of Homestead Gardens in Davidsonville from 11am to 4pm and is sponsored by the […]

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Pigs and Pearls for the West and Rhode Rivers

Pigs and Pearls for the West and Rhode Rivers

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pirates Cove Restaurant and Dock Bar in Galesville, MD will host a fundraiser on April 30th for the West and Rhode River Keeper, called Pigs and Pearls: Barbecue and Oysters! The event will highlight locally harvested oysters served fresh-shucked or roasted, and pulled BBQ pork from local farms with two sauces from Pirate’s Cove Chef […]

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Ledo Pizza partners with Partners in Care on April 25th

Ledo Pizza partners with Partners in Care on April 25th

| April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ledo Pizza of Severna Park is teaming up with Partners In Care on Monday, April 25, to give locals an opportunity to support the Pasadena-based 501(c)3 nonprofit while enjoying the great taste of Ledo Pizza. Between the hours of 4:00-9:00 p.m., Ledo Pizza customers can support Partners In Care simply by placing the receipt from […]

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Annual Remembering Mothers Tea on May 5th

Annual Remembering Mothers Tea on May 5th

| April 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

They kissed away your bumps and bruises and taught you how to pass on that same healing gift to your own children. Though these special women may have passed, daughters and granddaughters can share memories of them and healing from their loss at the annual Remembering Mothers Tea hosted by Chesapeake Life Center, a program […]

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Sam’s House: Burritos for Beds

Sam’s House: Burritos for Beds

| April 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

Celebrating new beginnings and building for the future are the dual themes for an event to be hosted this spring by the Samaritan House, an Annapolis addiction recovery facility.  Thursday, May 5, from 7-10 am, the public is invited to the Third Annual Burritos for Beds breakfast fundraiser at Chevy’s Tex Mex (2436 Solomons Island […]

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Arts in the Park at Chesapeake Arts Center

Arts in the Park at Chesapeake Arts Center

| April 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Saturday, April 23, 2016, artist and musicians will join forces at the 3rd Annual “Arts in the Park Festival” at the Chesapeake Arts Center located at 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, Maryland 21225. Local artists will exhibit and offer their work for sale, while a festival of live music is presented from 11AM-3PM. The […]

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Eastport Yacht Club to host two fundraisers this summer

Eastport Yacht Club to host two fundraisers this summer

| April 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

This summer, the Eastport Yacht Club will host to wonderful fundraisers which will be open to the public! Saturday, June 4, ‘Rock the Dock Party for a Cure, Annapolis Leukemia Cup Regatta, Eastport Yacht Club- Public Welcome!  Celebrating its 24th anniversary, the Annapolis Leukemia Cup Regatta, presented by SunTrust Bank, is an exhilarating event that […]

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Goshen Farm open house and wine tasting coming up

Goshen Farm open house and wine tasting coming up

| April 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Goshen Farm Preservation Society, Inc. announces its 2016 Calendar of Events through August. Event: Spring Open House Date: April 23, 2016 Time: 12:00 until 5:00 PM Location: The Goshen Farm Historic Site and Education Center, 1420 Cape St. Claire Road (across from the CSCVFD fire house) Admission and parking: FREE Enjoy a day dedicated […]

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Bowen Foundation charity football bash an incredible success

Bowen Foundation charity football bash an incredible success

| April 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Last night, the movers and shakers in Annapolis came together to settle the score–on the football field…under the lights…to raise money for Autism awareness!  The Bowen Foundation for Autism brought together 4 teams of area leaders to raise much needed funds for research and understanding of Autism. Senators, Delegates, Mayors, business leaders, charity champions and more […]

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Art for Autism at Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge

Art for Autism at Metropolitan Kitchen & Lounge

| April 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Local charity, The Avergan Foundation is thrilled to announce their upcoming fundraiser event, Art for Autism at Metropolitan Kitchen and Lounge (169 West Street) in Annapolis on April 23, 2016 from 7pm to 10pm. This event will raise money for their scholarship program for children on the autism spectrum. The event will feature an art […]

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Former Board member, Rebecca Fortney, gifts AAMC $2.2 million

Former Board member, Rebecca Fortney, gifts AAMC $2.2 million

| April 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Medical Center’s (AAMC) Breast Center is renamed the Rebecca Fortney Breast Center in honor of a philanthropist and former board member who gifted $2.2 million to the hospital’s foundation. Rebecca (Greco) Fortney, who passed away in 2013, made this significant planned gift to the AAMC Foundation through her estate. The Fortney family estate […]

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Fish for a Cure and Eastport Yacht Club  want to raise $1 million for AAMC’s cancer institute

Fish for a Cure and Eastport Yacht Club want to raise $1 million for AAMC’s cancer institute

| April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

As if reaching their one million dollar fundraising milestone wasn’t exciting enough, Fish For a Cure (F4AC) is aiming to raise the bar even higher this year, their 10th Anniversary, by partnering with Eastport Yacht Club (EYC.) In 2015, Fish For a Cure’s cumulative donations to Anne Arundel Medical Center exceeded one million dollars. With […]

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Charity football bash for autism this Friday

Charity football bash for autism this Friday

| April 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Friday, April 15, the Bowen Foundation for Autism will host the 2nd Annual Charity Football Bash at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, MD. This event is expected to attract close to 1,000 spectators to raise money for local children with autism through a charity flag football game. To kick off festivities, a family-friendly […]

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Partners in Care hosting doll show until the end of month

Partners in Care hosting doll show until the end of month

| April 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Partners In Care’s Upscale, Resale Boutique, located at 6 South Ritchie Highway in Pasadena, will host a Doll Show from April 12-30. A huge assortment of collectible dolls, clothes, and accessories will be on display and available for purchase. Interested consumers are urged to shop early for the best selection. Proceeds from this event will […]

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