Tag: Hospice

Hospice of the Chesapeake fetes volunteers

Hospice of the Chesapeake fetes volunteers

| April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake volunteers and staff recently celebrated National Volunteer Week (April 6-12) at the nonprofit’s annual Volunteer Recognition Luncheon held April 6 at the Westin Hotel in Annapolis. Attended by approximately 175 Hospice of the Chesapeake volunteers, among them were this year’s Spirit of Hospice Award recipients Richard “Dick” Sickels of Edgewater and […]

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Belchers Donate $5M To Hospice

Belchers Donate $5M To Hospice

| February 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake, the premier non-profit provider of hospice care to patients with advanced illness in Anne Arundel and Prince George’s Counties, has announced the largest donation in the nonprofit’s history – $5 million dollars – from John and Cathy Belcher of Edgewater, MD.   The landmark gift will directly support the construction of a […]

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Hospice Of The Chesapeake’s 12th Annual Golf Tournament

Hospice Of The Chesapeake’s 12th Annual Golf Tournament

| February 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake invites all area golfers to purchase their tickets early for the nonprofit’s 12th Annual Golf Tournament on Oct. 2, 2014 at the Queenstown Harbor Golf Course in Queenstown, MD. The presenting sponsor is First National Bank. Last year’s tournament broke records with 200 players who raised $100,000 to directly benefit the […]

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Gallery 90 Exhibit “Journeys” Highlights Local Artists

Gallery 90 Exhibit “Journeys” Highlights Local Artists

| February 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The third in a series of four art exhibits by the Maryland Federation of Art (MFA) is now in place at Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Gallery 90; the art gallery at the nonprofit’s administrative building at 90 Ritchie Highway in Pasadena, MD. This exhibit titled “Journeys” features artwork and photographs by Tom Boddorff, Kellee Wynne […]

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Hospice Announces Gala Sponsors

Hospice Announces Gala Sponsors

| February 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake invites individuals and businesses to join the generous group of sponsors already involved with the 2014 Hospice Gala benefiting the nonprofit organization. The 2014 lead sponsors to date include: Annapolis Home Magazine, Anne Arundel Medical Center, Baltimore Washington Medical Center, Branch Banking & Trust, Cathy and John Belcher, Chesapeake Palliative Medicine, […]

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McHale Appointed To National Hospice Board

McHale Appointed To National Hospice Board

| January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake announced today that Michael S. McHale, President and CEO, has been elected to the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) Board of Directors. Serving on the NHPCO Finance Committee, McHale will join the largest nonprofit membership organization representing hospice and palliative care programs and professionals in the United States. McHale […]

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Hospice Welcomes Two To Leadership Team

Hospice Welcomes Two To Leadership Team

| December 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake announced today a new Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer have joined the leadership team headquartered at 90 Ritchie Highway. Ben Marcantonio, MS, M.Ed., LMFT, joined the nonprofit as Chief Operating Officer in April, bringing with him 25 years of leadership experience in education, healthcare and social services. Prior to […]

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CD Signing To Benefit Hospice

CD Signing To Benefit Hospice

| December 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake is pleased to announce Peggy O’Neil Gilligan of Pasadena will be autographing copies of her holiday CD Winter Sky: A Christmas Tribute from 1 to 5 p.m. on Dec. 6 at Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Treasures, an upscale resale shop located in the Park Plaza Shopping Center in Severna Park, MD.  […]

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Teens Raise $1000 For Hospice

Teens Raise $1000 For Hospice

| November 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

More than 25 teens from Broadneck High School and Magothy River Middle School, members of the Friends Foundation Too, held a Corn Hole Tournament raising $1,000 for Hospice of the Chesapeake, whose mission is to assist patients and their families living with advanced illness.  It was the first of its kind for the organization, a […]

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‘A Sense Of Home’ Highlights Local Artists

‘A Sense Of Home’ Highlights Local Artists

| November 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

The second in a series of four art exhibits by the Maryland Federation of Art (MFA) is now in place at Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Gallery 90; the art gallery at the nonprofit’s new administrative building at 90 Ritchie Highway in Pasadena, MD. To realize the vision of creating a harmonious work environment for Hospice […]

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Hospice And Local Restaurants Partner Together

Hospice And Local Restaurants Partner Together

| November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

To raise awareness and donations to support the mission of improving the quality of life for those in our community living with and affected by advanced illness, Hospice of the Chesapeake is partnering with a group of local restaurants in November to celebrate National Hospice Month. The following generous restaurants in the community are donating […]

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Cupcake Blvd Sells More Than 500 Cupcakes For Local Charity

Cupcake Blvd Sells More Than 500 Cupcakes For Local Charity

| November 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Cupcake BLVD is proud to announce their recent partnership with the Hospice Hundred , a committee of Hospice of the Chesapeake, selling over 500 cupcakes to benefit the committee’s signature project: Chesapeake Kids. Funds were raised during Hispanic Heritage Month, which ran from September 17th through October 15th—with all proceeds being raised within the Cupcake […]

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Hospice 11th Annual Golf Tournament A Huge Success

Hospice 11th Annual Golf Tournament A Huge Success

| October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake recently held the organization’s 11TH annual golf tournament at the Queenstown Harbor Golf Links in Queenstown, MD. The annual tournament broke attendance and dollars raised records by drawing in 201 golfers and raising $100,000 for the nonprofit headquartered in Pasadena.  The presenting sponsor was First National Bank, with co-sponsors Stanley Engineering, […]

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Hospice Partners With Maryland Federation Of Art

Hospice Partners With Maryland Federation Of Art

| September 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

Hospice of the Chesapeake announced today it has partnered with the Maryland Federation of Art (MFA) on Gallery 90; the art gallery at the nonprofit’s new administrative building at 90 Ritchie Highway in Pasadena, MD. The MFA will provide four shows over the next twelve months in Gallery 90.  This unique partnership is designed to […]

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Maryland Wine At 2nd Annual Kegs And Corks Beer & Wine Festival

Maryland Wine At 2nd Annual Kegs And Corks Beer & Wine Festival

| July 30, 2013 | 1 Comment

Tickets are now on sale for the Second Annual Kegs and Corks Beer and Wine Festival on August 24, 2013. This event was so popular in 2012 that it has been moved to a larger venue, the Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds.  This is a unique festival where Maryland wine and craft beer come together…catering to […]

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11th Annual Hospice Golf Tournament

11th Annual Hospice Golf Tournament

| July 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake invites all area golfers to join them for the nonprofit’s 11th annual golf tournament fundraiser. The event will be held on Thursday, October 3, 2013, at Queenstown Harbor Golf Course in Queenstown, Maryland.  Proceeds from the tournament will be used to support programs and services offered by Hospice of the Chesapeake […]

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Hospice Seeks Volunteers

Hospice Seeks Volunteers

| July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake serving families in Anne Arundel and Prince George’s Counties has an immediate need for volunteers to share their skills with us in the following areas: Veterans to provide care to veterans under hospice care Pet Therapy Reiki/Healing Touch (energy work) Spanish Translators Sign Language Translators Licensed Massage Therapists Drivers (with truck) […]

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Dogwood Acres Selects Hospice For Caring Canines Program

Dogwood Acres Selects Hospice For Caring Canines Program

| June 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

The canines at Dogwood Acres Pet Retreat of Davidsonville have a new Caring Canines program to bark about with seven certified pet therapy teams to enrich the lives of those in the community who are suffering. The pet retreat has partnered with three area nonprofits including Hospice of the Chesapeake, where they are forming a […]

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Lerner Named Chairman Of Hospice Of The Chesapeake

Lerner Named Chairman Of Hospice Of The Chesapeake

| May 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake announced today the appointment of Richard M. Lerner, Market Chairman for the Maryland Region of First National Bank, as Chairman of the Board at the nonprofit headquartered in Annapolis. Lerner is formerly Chairman and CEO of Annapolis Bancorp, Inc. and its principal subsidiary, BankAnnapolis. He assumed his new role with First […]

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Fashion For A Cause 2013 To Benefit Chesapeake Kids

Fashion For A Cause 2013 To Benefit Chesapeake Kids

| April 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hospice Hundred invites you to join us at Annapolis’ hottest red carpet fashion event the fifth annual Fashion for a Cause on Thursday, May 9, 2013.  This unique high energy event will be generously hosted once again by Porsche of Annapolis on Hudson Street from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.  The runway show begins at 7:45 […]

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Praxis Engineering Raised $6K For Hospice Of The Chesapeake

Praxis Engineering Raised $6K For Hospice Of The Chesapeake

| April 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake announced today that Praxis Engineering of Annapolis Junction raised $6,000 at the fifth annual “Bowling for Betty” event in memory of Betty A. Lyman.  The event held at the Greenway Bowling Center in Odenton, will support the organization’s programs and services in both Anne Arundel and Prince George’s Counties. “Praxis Engineering […]

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Hospice Of The Chesapeake To Celebrate Volunteers

Hospice Of The Chesapeake To Celebrate Volunteers

| April 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

National Volunteer Week is April 21 – 27, 2013 and Hospice of the Chesapeake is honoring its core of dedicated volunteers who provide support, companionship and dignity to members of the community facing serious and life-limiting illness. “We could not do the work we do without the gifts of time and talent from our hospice […]

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