Tag: Nonprofit organization

30 days until The Great Give (May 7-8, 2014)

30 days until The Great Give (May 7-8, 2014)

| April 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County (CFAAC) will host The Great Give 2014 from 6 PM on May 7 to 6 PM on May 8, 2014. 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” spirit throughout the […]

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5K run and dog walk to support veterans

5K run and dog walk to support veterans

| April 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

America’s VetDogs® – The Veteran’s K-9 Corps® (www.VetDogs.org) is excited to host the Fourth Annual Annapolis 5K Run & Dog Walk (www.5K.vetdogs.org) to benefit America’s VetDogs, a non-profit organization that provides guide and service dogs, free of charge, to disabled veterans of all eras at no cost to them. The event takes place at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis, Maryland on Sunday, […]

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Shamrock kitties at the SPCA

Shamrock kitties at the SPCA

| March 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Wednesday, March 13th the SPCA of Anne Arundel County transferred 18 cats from Anne Arundel County Animal Control to their shelter.  As a private nonprofit organization that operates solely on the donations from the community, the SPCA of Anne Arundel County provides shelter and humane care to over 2,000 homeless animals per year.  Majority […]

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Grants For Greening

Grants For Greening

| January 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Unity Gardens is a locally based non-profit organization that supports the building of community partnerships through the creation of greening projects, environmental enhancement, and education in Anne Arundel County. Grants of up to $1,000 are offered twice a year to coincide with the spring and fall growing seasons. Applications for the 2014 fall grant cycle will be accepted from January […]

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Mongolian Dance Drama At Maryland Hall

Mongolian Dance Drama At Maryland Hall

| January 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

A dance drama featuring artists from Mongolia will  perform the “Wedding Of Ordos,” on January 17, at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts. The drama features ceremonial traditions, as the Hada for engagement, greetings to the son-in-law, toasting, mother’s blessings. The drama with its magnificent ethnic costumes, dances and music preserves the rich wedding customs […]

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MLK Day Of Service, January 20th

MLK Day Of Service, January 20th

| January 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Make Monday, January 20, 2014, a “Day On not a Day Off”.  To Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the Volunteer Center For Anne Arundel County, Church on the Rock and their partners invite you to celebrate by coming together and volunteering for several nonprofit organizations at one central location. The Event will be […]

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Providence Center Launches Online Store

Providence Center Launches Online Store

| December 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Just in time for the holidays,  Providence Center, a non-profit organization based in Anne Arundel County that serves adults with developmental disabilities, announced today the launch of its online store for its products.  The store is located at www.providencecenter.com/providence-products and includes a selection of items from the organization’s Pottery Studio, Woodshop, and art program.  The […]

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Bello Machre Receives $10,000 Grant

Bello Machre Receives $10,000 Grant

| November 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre was recently presented with a $10,000 grant from the PNC Foundation to enhance its services.  The grant from the PNC Foundation, which receives its principal funding from The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC), will be used to help provide loving care and supported emergency services to adults in one of its […]

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Anne Arundel Cares To Host Roundtable For Non-Profit Leaders

Anne Arundel Cares To Host Roundtable For Non-Profit Leaders

| November 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Cares, Inc. is offering a free brown-bag Roundtable lunch titled “You Can’t Do It All — Prioritizing Your Fundraising Efforts” for local nonprofit leaders on Wednesday, November 6th from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  Held in conjunction with Maryland Nonprofits, this event will take place at the Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Conference/Training Center […]

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Non-Profits Can Register For 2014 Great Give

Non-Profits Can Register For 2014 Great Give

| October 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

In May 2013, the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County (CFAAC) hosted the inaugural Great Give – a 24-hour online fundraising event. Together we raised $606,784 from 2,700 donors for 118 participating nonprofits. Every gift, whether it was $10 or $20,000, made a difference and the collective impact was immediate. With the success of the […]

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Anne Arundel Cares Raises nearly $50K In One Week

Anne Arundel Cares Raises nearly $50K In One Week

| September 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

$43,945 was raised for nonprofits in Anne Arundel County during the second annual Anne Arundel Cares Week. 196 donors contributed $36,445 to 22 participating nonprofits, and Chesapeake Legal Alliance, Opportunity Builders, Inc., and the Anne Arundel County Literacy Council each won $2,500 challenge grants during the fundraising drive that ended at midnight last night. “The […]

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Partners In Care To Celebrate 20 Years With Gala Dinner On 21st

Partners In Care To Celebrate 20 Years With Gala Dinner On 21st

| September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The public is invited to join Partners In Care (PIC) in celebrating 20 years of service to the community at a fundraising dinner at the Chartwell Club on September 21. The anniversary celebration is sponsored by The Bank of Glen Burnie and Right At Home. PIC was founded in 1993 by local women interested in […]

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CBMM offers Miles River cruise with the riverkeeper July 19

CBMM offers Miles River cruise with the riverkeeper July 19

| July 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Friday, July 19 from 10 to 11:30am, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels invites the public to join Miles River Riverkeeper Tom Leigh aboard its replica buyboat Mister Jim for an up-close and personal exploration of the Miles River’s unique habitat and ecology. Participants will learn how to monitor and test […]

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Unity Gardens Grant Season To Open July 1

Unity Gardens Grant Season To Open July 1

| June 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Unity Gardens is a locally based non-profit organization that supports the building of community partnerships through the creation of greening projects, environmental enhancement, and education in Anne Arundel County.  Grants of up to $1,000 are offered twice a year to coincide with the spring and fall growing seasons.  Applications for the fall grant cycle will be accepted from July 1, […]

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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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Civitans Present $24K To Providence Center

Civitans Present $24K To Providence Center

| May 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Providence Center, a non-profit organization that serves adults with developmental disabilities, announced today that it has received a $24,500 grant from the Civitan Foundation for Children with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities – Chesapeake District Civitan International Inc.  The grant was presented by the Annapolis Civitan Club at its bimonthly meeting on Thursday, May 16, 2013.  […]

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Great Give Raises $600K For Local Charity In 24 Hours

Great Give Raises $600K For Local Charity In 24 Hours

| May 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

In an effort to raise awareness of philanthropy and of the charities and non-profits in our local community, the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County took on a huge task–raise half a million dollars in 24 hours! They called it The Great Give. Last night at 7pm, at Rams Head Center Stage at the Maryland […]

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Providence Center Announces Annual Golf Tourney

Providence Center Announces Annual Golf Tourney

| May 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Providence Center, a non-profit organization that serves adults with developmental disabilities, announced today that Severna Park-based Moran Insurance will once again serve as presenting sponsor for Providence Center’s 2013 Golf Classic.  Chiron Technology Services, Inc., a Columbia-based cyber security and technology company, will also serve as presenting sponsor.  This will be Providence Center’s 21st Annual […]

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Companies Donate New Walkway to Providence Center

Companies Donate New Walkway to Providence Center

| April 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Providence Center, a non-profit organization that serves adults with developmental disabilities, unveiled a new walkway at its Jean Bradbury Building greenhouses in Arnold today.  The walkway was donated by Chaney Enterprises, Belgard, and Garner Exteriors as part of a do-it-yourself demonstration to homeowners for installing pavers.  The demonstration was held for nearly two dozen homeowners […]

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Name A Chesapeake Bay Icon And You Could Be A Winner

Name A Chesapeake Bay Icon And You Could Be A Winner

| April 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Want a chance to win Southwest airline tickets, a gift card to your favorite store, and other prizes while you name a Chesapeake Bay icon? Then enter the Chesapeake Bay Trust’s first ever “Name our Bird” competition. The Trust, a non-profit grantmaking organization dedicated to helping restore the Chesapeake Bay and its rivers, is looking […]

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A Healthy Chesapeake Bay? Check!

A Healthy Chesapeake Bay? Check!

| March 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

It is often said that there are two things certain in life; death and taxes. If I were to add any other certainty to life, I would want it to be a healthy Chesapeake Bay. Although you may not know it, every year taxes and the Chesapeake actually have something in common (other than the […]

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