Tag: Nonprofit organization

Gambrills’ FirstPic chosen by Amex as Small Business Government Contractor of Year

Gambrills’ FirstPic chosen by Amex as Small Business Government Contractor of Year

| March 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

Mark Piccirilli, President of FirstPic, Inc., was recognized as the 2014 Small Business Government Contractor of the Year by American Express OPEN as part of OPEN for Government Contracting (OGC) program. Launched in 2009, OGC is a national initiative that helps small businesses of all kinds and at every level capitalize on the enormous growth […]

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The Pink Event happening on Sunday

The Pink Event happening on Sunday

| March 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

With a sold-out exhibitor hall and packed day of activities, The Pink Event® 2015 is less than two weeks away from providing ladies with the perfect afternoon getaway at the BWI Airport Marriott (1743 W. Nursery Road, Linthicum). In its fifth year and growing, The Pink Event is a women-focused expo that puts the spotlight […]

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Pediatric Group provides thousands of books to promote literacy

Pediatric Group provides thousands of books to promote literacy

| March 4, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Maryland chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (MD-AAP) reports that 20 percent of low-income children in Maryland are not ready to enter kindergarten, a statistic that the Pediatric Group is helping to change in Anne Arundel County. Last year, the Pediatric Group, with offices in Crofton, Davidsonville and Severna Park, were among the […]

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Hospice of the Chesapeake announces sponsors for 2015’s Hospice Royale

Hospice of the Chesapeake announces sponsors for 2015’s Hospice Royale

| February 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

Hospice of the Chesapeake invites individuals and businesses to join the generous group of sponsors already involved with the 2015 Hospice Royale benefiting the nonprofit organization. The 2015 lead sponsors to date include: The Wilburn Company, Creston G. Tate & Family, Greenberg Gibbons Commercial, Craftsmen Developers & Moran Insurance, Anne Arundel Medical Center, KURE Pain […]

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Bello Macre awarded $30K grant from Maryland Affordable Housing Trust

Bello Macre awarded $30K grant from Maryland Affordable Housing Trust

| January 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Bello Machre received a $30,000 grant from the Maryland Affordable Housing Trust (MAHT) to be used for a Shelter in Place Project and an Expansion/Renovation Project.  The grant funding will impact eight people served by Bello Machre funding two projects that will include a permanent emergency generator so vulnerable adults with developmental disabilities can shelter […]

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Boys and Girls Clubs included in Comcast Foundation $135K grant

Boys and Girls Clubs included in Comcast Foundation $135K grant

| January 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Comcast Foundation announced today that it has awarded $135,000 in grants to 10 nonprofit organizations in Maryland in 2014. The grants support programs aimed at the Comcast Foundation’s areas of focus – expanding digital literacy, promoting community service and building tomorrow’s leaders. “Comcast is proud to award these grants to our partner organizations making […]

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Volunteer Center invites you to a “Day On,” Day of Service

Volunteer Center invites you to a “Day On,” Day of Service

| December 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Make Monday, January 19, 2015, 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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Long & Foster expands Annapolis leadership team

Long & Foster expands Annapolis leadership team

| December 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

Long & Foster Real Estate, the leading independent residential real estate company in the country, has added to its leadership team in the Annapolis, Md., region. Kathy Davis, a real estate executive with over 25 years of experience, has been named the new Vice President of Business Development, and Christopher Ducey, a real estate sales […]

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Arts Council plans gala for January 31st

Arts Council plans gala for January 31st

| December 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

This year’s Carnival Around the World “Cuban Nights” Gala, a fundraiser for the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County takes place on January 31st. Gala Chairs Sydney Lamb and Roberta Pardo, pose for a picture with an antique silver plated tea set, original artwork, and fashion felt hat; some of the many items included in […]

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Police investigating string of robberies

Police investigating string of robberies

| December 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Police are investigating several recent robberies across the county. Armed Robbery, Severna Park, Jimmy Johns On 12/20/14 at 11:00 p.m. units responded to the Jimmy John’s located at 537 Ritchie Hwy for a Robbery that had just occurred. Upon arrival officers spoke to an employee who stated she was walking to her vehicle […]

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Bello Machre receives $10K grant

Bello Machre receives $10K grant

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre is pleased to announce today that it has received a $10,000 grant from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation to welcome four adults into one of its new wheelchair-accessible homes. “Bello Machre’s work with people who are developmentally disabled is incredibly important to the Anne Arundel community,” said David Millman, Maryland and Baltimore […]

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The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club to host Holiday Luncheon

The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club to host Holiday Luncheon

| December 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club will host their annual holiday luncheon on Monday, December 8, 2014, at the DoubleTree Hotel, 210 Holiday Court, Annapolis, starting at 10:00am with shopping at Temptations Gift Shop from the Navy Yard followed by a buffet luncheon at 11:30am. There will be entertainment and a raffle for a variety of donated items with […]

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Pushups for lymphoma

Pushups for lymphoma

| November 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

Fans came out to support lymphoma research and Houston Texan David Quessenberry’s fight against cancer during the Georgia Southern VS. Navy game in Annapolis on November 15th.. Outside of Navy’s stadium, where people will be able to participate in the DQStrong “10 for 10 Campaign,” a grassroots movement that asks supporters to do 10 pushups […]

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Chesapeake Bay Trust seeks grant and scholarship applicants

Chesapeake Bay Trust seeks grant and scholarship applicants

| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chesapeake Bay Trust is currently seeking applications and nominations for its 2015 annual scholarship and awards program. Launched in 1998, the Trust’s Annual Awards Program honors students, teachers, individuals, communities and organizations for their work to promote education, improve local communities and help restore the Chesapeake Bay. Currently the Trust is soliciting applications and/or nominations […]

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Jing Ying Annual Holiday Party and Silent Auction

Jing Ying Annual Holiday Party and Silent Auction

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Jing Ying Institute of Kung Fu & Tai Chi (www.JingYing.org), based in Arnold, will be holding their 11th annual Holiday Party and Silent Auction on Saturday, December 20, 2014, 3-4:30pm (auction closes at 4pm). The fundraiser supports SPAN, Inc. SPAN (Serving People Across Neighborhoods) provides financial assistance, food and referral services to those in crisis […]

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Chief Kevin Davis stepping down December 1st

Chief Kevin Davis stepping down December 1st

| November 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis will resign effective December 1, 2014.  There has been speculation if the Chief would retain his position ever since Laura Neuman lost the primary for County Executive. County Executive Elect, Steve Schuh, did not commit one way or the other on retaining the chief or fire chief Michael […]

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Unity Gardens provides grant to Annapolis Roads community

Unity Gardens provides grant to Annapolis Roads community

| October 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

Earlier this month, the Annapolis Roads community got a little more beautiful thanks to a $1000 grant from Unity Gardens. Unity Gardens is a non-profit organization based in Anne Arundel County that supports the building of community partnerships through the creation of greening projects, environmental enhancement and education . Projects are funded up to $1,000 […]

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Slippery, slimey, yuckky educational programs at Annapolis Maritime Museum

Slippery, slimey, yuckky educational programs at Annapolis Maritime Museum

| October 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Slippery, slimy, and scale-less, American eels are amazing animals. The Annapolis Maritime Museum announces a new educational program for families: Amazing American eels, who are native to the Chesapeake Bay, scheduled from 10:00-11:00am on Saturday October 25th.  Come to our Back Creek location for a hands-on exploration of eel habitats and even meet live eels! […]

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Do you care? You can this week! Please help!

Do you care? You can this week! Please help!

| September 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

During 44 combined years of teaching, Leo and Diane Zerhusen had seen so many children coming to school without adequate clothes, school supplies or food to eat that they felt they had to do something to help. Lisa Hurka Covington was shattered when her lovely, talented sister shot herself at the age of 28. Lucinda […]

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Providence Center fall gala scheduled for October

Providence Center fall gala scheduled for October

| September 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

Providence Center will honor “The Inspiration in All of Us” at its annual fall gala on Thursday, October 16, 2014, at the Loews Annapolis Hotel.  The event raises funds to support the programs and services Providence Center provides for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel County. “The Inspiration in All of Us” […]

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Bello Machre announces Hertha and Jesse Adams  Ray of Hope Program

Bello Machre announces Hertha and Jesse Adams Ray of Hope Program

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Hertha and Jesse Adams Charitable Trust helps many individuals and families in need of emergency respite care and in-home support services.  In recognition of their generosity, Bello Machre hereby names The Hertha and Jesse Adams Ray of Hope Program.  This important program will continue to change the lives of people with developmental disabilities for […]

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Clawdia, Shelly, or Edgar B. Pinchon–who will win?

Clawdia, Shelly, or Edgar B. Pinchon–who will win?

| July 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

The quest to name Maryland’s famous blue crab on the Treasure the Chesapeake license plate has begun. During the past two weeks, more than 1,000 names have been submitted to the Chesapeake Bay Trust’s “Name our Crab” competition. Residents from Maryland and throughout the country have suggested their most creative and funny name ideas for […]

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