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Hospice celebrates 35 years, groundbreaks for new facility

Hospice celebrates 35 years, groundbreaks for new facility

| October 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

Members of the community and elected officials joined Hospice of the Chesapeake team for a 35th Anniversary celebration on Sept. 19 at the nonprofit’s headquarters in Pasadena, MD. A new clock tower sign was installed by Gable Signs at the campus entrance to reflect the renaming of the 90 Ritchie Highway location to the John […]

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Arundel Lodge artists featured at Gallery 90

Arundel Lodge artists featured at Gallery 90

| September 23, 2014 | 2 Comments

A selection of artwork by Arundel Lodge  artists will be on display in Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Gallery 90, a partnership between the nonprofit and the Maryland Federation of Art formed to create a harmonious work environment for Hospice of the Chesapeake administrative staff and visiting nurses, caregivers and volunteers who work directly with patients […]

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Happy 35th to Hospice of the Chesapeake

Happy 35th to Hospice of the Chesapeake

| September 14, 2014 | 3 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake announced today that it will celebrate several significant milestones on Friday, September 19, 2014, the organization’s 35th anniversary. Over the last twelve months, Hospice of the Chesapeake has cared for more than 5,000 individuals through its many programs and services including hospice care, grief and transition support services through Chesapeake Life […]

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Hospice Cup September 20th

Hospice Cup September 20th

| September 13, 2014 | 2 Comments

Hospice Cup is a charity sailing regatta, raising funds for hospice programs throughout Maryland, Washington DC and Northern Virginia. The focus for 2014 funds is Bereavement care and support. Participating hospices use funds raised through Hospice Cup to continue to offer quality, end-of-life care to patients, their families and friends. No matter your skill level; […]

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Hospice of the Chesapeake names new Board members

Hospice of the Chesapeake names new Board members

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hospice of the Chesapeake announced today the appointment of seven new members to the Boards of Directors of Hospice of the Chesapeake and it’s Foundation.  Headquartered in Pasadena, the nonprofit cares for patients in Anne Arundel and Prince George’s Counties who are living with illness and loss. Joining the Hospice of the Chesapeake Inc. Board:   […]

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Hospice of the Chesapeake to host 12th Annual Golf Tournament

Hospice of the Chesapeake to host 12th Annual Golf Tournament

| August 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Hospice of the Chesapeake invites all area golfers to join them for the nonprofit’s 12th annual golf tournament fundraiser. The event will be held on, Oct. 2, 2014, at Queenstown Harbor Golf Course in Queenstown, MD. Proceeds from the tournament will be used to support programs and services offered by Hospice of the Chesapeake in […]

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Grief workshop scheduled for August 19th

Grief workshop scheduled for August 19th

| August 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

Chesapeake Life Center, a program of Hospice of the Chesapeake, is offering a “What Grief Teaches” workshop from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 19 at 90 Ritchie Highway in Pasadena, MD. The session is open to adults in the community who are grieving and will provide a forum for attendees to learn the common elements […]

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Hospice seeks volunteers

Hospice seeks volunteers

| June 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

Hospice of the Chesapeake has numerous volunteer opportunities available in Anne Arundel and Prince George’s Counties. Volunteers play a vital role on the hospice team by visiting patients, supporting caregivers, serving as counselors at grief retreats, organizing fundraisers or assisting in our offices or helping at our resale shop.  Become a hospice volunteer if you […]

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Fashion for a Cause raises nearly $100K for Hospice

Fashion for a Cause raises nearly $100K for Hospice

| May 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

High fashion and fundraising made for a perfect fit at Hospice Hundred’s Fashion for a Cause, held on May 15 and hosted once again by Porsche of Annapolis. The event drew more than 400 people and raised $94,000 for Chesapeake Kids, a program of Hospice of the Chesapeake that supports children living with and affected […]

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Hospice gala raises $500,000

Hospice gala raises $500,000

| April 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

Hospice of the Chesapeake’s 2014 Gala attended by 475 local supporters,  raised close to $500,000 to help support the many programs and services provided to patients and families in Anne Arundel and Prince George’s counties. Held at the BWI Hilton on March 29, the black tie gala themed “Caring for Life” celebrated the organization’s 35th […]

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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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