Tag: Donation

The Great Give is coming (May 7-8, 2014)

The Great Give is coming (May 7-8, 2014)

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The goal of the Great Give is to raise awareness of local charities, generate mission-critical operating funds from their current donors while showcasing them to new donors, provide charities the chance to earn additional cash prizes and inspire and strengthen a “Give Local” spirit among the generous citizens, businesses and organizations that call Anne Arundel […]

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Jing Ying donates $5K & 500 pounds of food to SPAN

Jing Ying donates $5K & 500 pounds of food to SPAN

| April 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Thanks to the many local businesses and individuals who donated to and attended Jing Ying Institute’s Annual Silent Auction for SPAN, Inc., the Arnold-based kung fu and tai chi school raised $5,000 for the local assistance network, SPAN, Inc., and donated over 500 pounds of non-perishable food for the charity’s food pantry. SPAN stands for […]

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December 11th Tip Big At Greene Turtles

December 11th Tip Big At Greene Turtles

| December 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

On December 11th, area Greene Turtles will be holding their annual Tips For Tots event.  Instead of pocketing the tips received, staff members take the tips and go shopping for needy children.  In addition, there will be donation bins at each location for unwrapped toys.  This generous offer by employees who work in an industry […]

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ARINC Executive Pledges $10M To Anne Arundel Medical Center

ARINC Executive Pledges $10M To Anne Arundel Medical Center

| July 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Edgewater residents John and Cathy Belcher have made an unprecedented and far-reaching minimum $10 million long-term commitment to Anne Arundel Medical Center (AAMC). The Belcher’s multi-year commitment includes a $1 million outright gift over a period of years and an extraordinary, irrevocable estate gift. “We are honored the Belchers believe our service to the community […]

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Wegmans Delivers The Goods

Wegmans Delivers The Goods

| June 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Wegmans Delivers 52 Tons Of Food To Area Food Banks Inspired by United Way of the National Capital Area’s Do More 24™ campaign and working in partnership with the Maryland Food Bank, Wegmans Food Markets donated more than 53,990 pounds of food to five food banks in Maryland on June 6. This is in conjunction with […]

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Great Give Raises Nearly $200K At Halftime

Great Give Raises Nearly $200K At Halftime

| May 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

At half-time, the Great Give has raised nearly $200,000 for local non-profits and charities.   Just before 7:00am, Anne Arundel County Residents had contributed $186,004 to help support their favorite charity–much of this in very small donations starting at $10. Believe it or not, $10 goes a long way when you are operating on a […]

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It’s Good To Give–Do It At The Great Give

It’s Good To Give–Do It At The Great Give

| May 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

The goal of the Great Give is to raise awareness of local charities, generate mission-critical operating funds from their current donors while showcasing them to new donors, provide charities the chance to earn additional cash prizes and inspire and strengthen a “Give Local” spirit among the generous citizens, businesses and organizations that call Anne Arundel […]

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Huff Insurance Supports Anne Arundel County Residents With Scholarship

Huff Insurance Supports Anne Arundel County Residents With Scholarship

| December 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Huff Insurance recently donated $5,000 to the Anne Arundel Community College Foundation in support of the W. Ray Huff Jr. Memorial Scholarship, established in memory of the late Ray Huff Jr. Nancy and Jerry Nicklow, president and chief financial officer, respectively, of Huff Insurance, wanted to honor her father, Ray Huff Jr., by establishing the […]

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County Executive Leopold Encourages Citizens To Participate In Holiday Sharing Program

County Executive Leopold Encourages Citizens To Participate In Holiday Sharing Program

| December 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

County Executive Leopold is asking citizens to donate to Holiday Sharing, a program administered by the Department of Social Services. “During these difficult economic times it is important to remember the families who are struggling to make ends meet and provide for their children,” County Executive Leopold said. “This program benefits them directly by providing […]

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Queen Of All Food Drives

Queen Of All Food Drives

| November 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Annapolis’ favorite sightseeing boat, Watermark’s Harbor Queen is finishing the year-long celebration of her 40th birthday year by hosting “The Queen of All Food Drives,” a holiday food drive for the Anne Arundel County Food Bank during the Annual Eastport Parade of Lights on Saturday, December 8th. The Annapolis & Anne Arundel County Conference & Visitor’s Bureau is sponsoring […]

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One Upon A Prom

One Upon A Prom

| October 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College Student Life Office and Campus Activities Board once again are collecting prom-style dresses and accessories for the spring prom season to help local girls who might not otherwise be able to afford to dress up. The inaugural “Once Upon a Prom” event last year was a great success with about 80 […]

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Paca Girlfriends Draws 500

Paca Girlfriends Draws 500

| July 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

More than 500 women attended the 4th Annual Paca Girlfriends gathering on June 13 at Historic Annapolis Foundation’s Paca House and Garden. This year’s sold-out event featured gourmet food and beverages, entertainment, and an array of products and services geared toward women offered by local stores and businesses. The popular event was organized in 2009 […]

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Annapolis Independence Day: A Pictorial

Annapolis Independence Day: A Pictorial

| July 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Everyone loves a parade followed by fireworks. And the City of Annapolis put on a good show once again this year with a steamy (94 degrees at 6:30pm) parade and some colorful pyrotechnics over the Severn River. All images ©2012, Glenn Miller. To purchase high-resolution images, please contact Glenn Miller by email.

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Annapolis July 4th Celebration Information

Annapolis July 4th Celebration Information

| July 3, 2012 | 1 Comment

4th of JULY PARADE, CONCERT AND FIREWORKS 2012 Wednesday, July 4, 2012 SPONSORED BY City of Annapolis and the Annapolis 4th of July Committee Chris Weir, First Citizens Bank, Chair DONATIONS are still needed! Funding for the 4th of July fireworks is largely the result of donations by businesses and private individuals.  Those wishing to help support this popular […]

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