RSSNon Profit Organizations

Annapolis Leukemia Cup on tap

Annapolis Leukemia Cup on tap

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Maryland Chapter announced partnership between Annapolis Green, Sailors for the Sea and EYC Foundation to facilitate the Green initiative for the Leukemia Cup Regatta and After Party. Sailors will receive education on clean sailing practices and Annapolis Green will facilitate education, recycling and composting at the “Rock the Dock for […]

Continue Reading

Rock Bridge Academy student places 4th in Rotary contest

Rock Bridge Academy student places 4th in Rotary contest

| May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Naomi Parker, 18, a senior at Rock Bridge Academy in Crownsville, placed fourth in the Rotary District 7620 4-Way Speech Contest held May 9 at the district conference at Hood College in Frederick. The daughter of David and Lisa Parker of Davidsonville, Ms. Parker won the Annapolis Rotary Club’s local contest and then won the […]

Continue Reading

Every step counts. Bello Machre’s new 5K run

Every step counts. Bello Machre’s new 5K run

| May 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre proudly announces that it has added a new 5K Run to its ever popular Every Step Counts Walk and Bike Fundraiser to benefit people with developmental disabilities.  The Every Step Counts event will be held Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, Maryland.  Dr. Robert T. Ireland, President and […]

Continue Reading

Free summer camp at Wellness House of Annapolis

Free summer camp at Wellness House of Annapolis

| May 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

Registration is now open for Paint Your Rainbow Summer Camp at the Wellness House located at 2625 Mas Que Farm Road in Annapolis. This five-day, free summer camp to be held July 6-10 from 9am-1pm is open to children ages 6-12 who are experiencing cancer in their families. Paint Your Rainbow Summer Camp provides exploration […]

Continue Reading

Quacks for Backpacks returns to Camp Letts on May 31st

Quacks for Backpacks returns to Camp Letts on May 31st

| May 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

Quacks for Backpacks returns to Camp Letts in Edgewater, on Sunday May 31.  Sponsored by the Rotary Club of South Anne Arundel County, this family-oriented event takes place from 12 -3 p.m., with proceeds benefitting the Bountiful Backpack Program.  Hunger in Anne Arundel County is unfortunately a grim reality for many needy children in the area.  Nutritious meals are provided at school; however […]

Continue Reading

Theismann, Williams, and Rypien Dare to CARE in Annapolis football scrimmage

Theismann, Williams, and Rypien Dare to CARE in Annapolis football scrimmage

| May 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

Three Super Bowl Redskins quarterbacks were in town last month for a cause–the Huddle Up for Healthy Hearts by the Heart Health Foundation and Dare to CARE which encourages people to get free heart health screenings. But like any decent quarterback, they took to the field at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium and played to raise […]

Continue Reading

Chesapeake Bay Trust celebrates 30 years at annual Treasure the Chesapeake celebration

Chesapeake Bay Trust celebrates 30 years at annual Treasure the Chesapeake celebration

| May 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Friday, May 29, the Chesapeake Bay Trust will celebrate 30 years at its Annual Treasure the Chesapeake Celebration at the Marriott Annapolis Waterfront hotel. Last year’s event sold out with over 500 guests in attendance who raised more than $100,000 to help the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries. Event organizers expect this year’s gala […]

Continue Reading

Arts Council seeks submissions for upcoming show “Reflections”

Arts Council seeks submissions for upcoming show “Reflections”

| May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

“ Reflections ” is the theme and title of the upcoming summer/fall exhibit sponsored by the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County. The deadline for artists to submit up to three works via the digital portal on the Arts Council website acaac.org for consideration is Monday, June 29th. The juried group show is open to […]

Continue Reading

Arts Council seeks nominees for Annie Awards

Arts Council seeks nominees for Annie Awards

| May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Annie Awards.  The Annie Awards were created in 2000 to recognize the contributions of local artists, educators, and arts patrons who reside in Anne Arundel County.  There are eight awards in eight categories: Literary Arts, Visual Arts, Historic Arts,  Arts Patron, […]

Continue Reading

Chart House to host next Green Drinks on May 12th

Chart House to host next Green Drinks on May 12th

| May 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

Next Tuesday, the newly renovated Chart House in Eastport will host Green Drinks! Officials from the City’s Emergency Management office, the Cultural Resource Hazard Mitigation Plan., and Historic Annapolis  will join us along with the Climate Stewards of Greater Annapolis.  Come to meet new people, enjoy great food and drink in a lovely setting, and  learn […]

Continue Reading

Nearly $1M raised in 24 hours by the Great Give

Nearly $1M raised in 24 hours by the Great Give

| May 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Two years ago, Bess Langbein, the Executive Director of the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County was riding high after raising $606,000 in 24 hours in an inaugural event–the Great Give. Last year, the total raised was $675,467.  This year, the goal was $750,000 and they shattered it with nearly $1 million raised. Combined with the prior […]

Continue Reading

Internship at home for at-risk women sparks donation drive at AACC

Internship at home for at-risk women sparks donation drive at AACC

| May 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

Students from the Human Services Club at Anne Arundel Community College organized a campus-wide donation drive to benefit Ruth’s Miracle Group Home, a home for at-risk women in Calvert County who are experiencing transitions in their lives and need a safe place to stay. The drive, which ran from early April through May 8, culminates […]

Continue Reading

The Great Give is tonight!

The Great Give is tonight!

| May 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County (CFAAC) along with presenting sponsor Maryland Live! Casino, will host the Great Give 2015 from 6 PM on May 5 to 6 PM on May 6, 2015. The Great Give is a 24-hour online fundraiser designed to raise funds to support Anne Arundel County nonprofit organizations and to strengthen a “give local” […]

Continue Reading

Fashion for a cause: Hospice Hundred runway show this week

Fashion for a cause: Hospice Hundred runway show this week

| May 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

Hospice Hundred is thrilled to announce their 7th Annual Fashion for a Cause Fashion Show on Thursday, May 7th from 7:00pm to 11:00pm at the National Guard Armory, presented by The Wilburn Company Inc. and Porsche of Annapolis. Proceeds from this event benefit Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Chesapeake Kids program serving children under the age […]

Continue Reading

The Great Give is happening on Tuesday!

The Great Give is happening on Tuesday!

| May 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County (CFAAC) along with presenting sponsor Maryland Live! Casino, will host the Great Give 2015 from 6 PM on May 5 to 6 PM on May 6, 2015. The Great Give is a 24-hour online fundraiser designed to raise funds to support Anne Arundel County nonprofit organizations and to strengthen a “give local” […]

Continue Reading

Still time to register online for SPCA’s Walk for the Animals

Still time to register online for SPCA’s Walk for the Animals

| May 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tomorrow, May 3rd the SPCA of Anne Arundel County will celebrate its 24th annual Walk & Run for the Animals event at Quiet Waters Park from 8am to 1pm. Last year’s event saw over 2,000 participants along with their four-legged companions, and even more are expected this year to help the SPCA reach the goal […]

Continue Reading

Rotary grants Chrysalis House funds for new commercial kitchen appliances

Rotary grants Chrysalis House funds for new commercial kitchen appliances

| May 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

The recently reopened Chrysalis House has several brand new commercial kitchen appliances, thanks to a $10,000 grant from the Rotary Club of Annapolis Foundation. The shelter for women recovering from addiction and abuse and their children was severely damaged when a water pipe broke in January. The residents had to flee in the middle of […]

Continue Reading

Community Action Agency celebrating 50 years of service

Community Action Agency celebrating 50 years of service

| April 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Community Action Agency is celebrating its 50th Anniversary by hosting an event showcasing its history and service to the community.  The celebration will be taking place from 6-10 p.m. on May 15th at the Doubletree Annapolis, and will feature national recording artist, Art Sherrod, Jr.  Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh […]

Continue Reading

The Great Give is coming!

The Great Give is coming!

| April 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County (CFAAC) along with presenting sponsor Maryland Live! Casino, will host the Great Give 2015 from 6 PM on May 5 to 6 PM on May 6, 2015. The Great Give is a 24-hour online fundraiser designed to raise funds to support Anne Arundel County nonprofit organizations and to strengthen a “give local” […]

Continue Reading

Providence Center announces annual golf tournament

Providence Center announces annual golf tournament

| April 28, 2015 | 1 Comment

Providence Center, a non-profit organization that serves adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel County, announced today that its 23rd Annual Moran Golf Classic will be held on June 1st at Queenstown Harbor in Queenstown.  The Classic will once again be presented by Severna Park-based Moran Insurance and Chiron Technology Services, Inc., a […]

Continue Reading

BarBAYq goes greener

BarBAYq goes greener

| April 27, 2015 | 1 Comment

The barBAYq has endeavored to be green for several years, recycling “paper, plastics, glass, metal” thru the County’s recycling program.  The County has provided dumpsters and 55-gal containers at no cost to the Parole Rotary, and has helped in past years with signage.  Last year two 40-foot dumpsters were filled with material that was recycled instead of […]

Continue Reading

Motorcycle Ride for Life scheduled for May 9th

Motorcycle Ride for Life scheduled for May 9th

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Pregnancy Clinic will host the 1st Ride for Life, a 90-mile scenic motorcycle ride, on Saturday May 9th, 2015. The Ride for Life raises funds and awareness for the work of the Pregnancy Clinic, a faith-based, medical non-profit, offering a comprehensive range of totally free services including pregnancy testing, ultrasound, STD/HIV testing, counseling, community resources, […]

Continue Reading