The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES)
has awarded a Community Needs Grant of $4,472.50 to the Worcester County Local
Management Board (LBM) to support the organization’s “Fathering With Out
Violence” program. The purpose of the program is take a proactive approach in
changing the behavior of 25 fathers who have been adjudicated for abusive
behavior towards children or spouses.
Pictured, from left, are Linda Franklin, LMB program coordinator; Dave
Baker, program facilitator; Spicer Bell, CFES President; Ed Montgomery, LMB
Chair; and Becky Brunet, family services coordinator for the Worcester County
Board of Education Judy Center.