CFES Awards Salisbury Substance Abuse Community Center, Inc. With $5,000 Community Needs Grant

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The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) awarded a $5,000 Community Needs Grant to the Salisbury Substance Abuse Community Center, Inc. (SSACC) to provide support for the outreach and marketing to local Spanish speaking populations. Pictured, from left, are Beth Ohlsson, executive director, SSACC and Heather Towers, Program Officer, Community Foundation. Submitted Photos

Kiwanis Club Member Robert Fralle, Presented With Legion Of Honor Plaque

Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines- Ocean City member Robert Fralley, pictured with President Carolyn Dryzga at the Jan. 7 weekly meeting, was presented with a Legion of Honor plaque recognizing him for 50 years of service as a member of Kiwanis. He is the longest serving member of the club.  In recognition Dryzga baked him 50 red velvet cupcakes honoring the milestone … Continue reading

We Remember Those We Have Lost

Walter Milan “Scott” Corey Jr. OCEAN CITY — Walter Milan “Scott” Corey Jr., of Ocean City and formerly of Winchester, Mass., died Jan. 23, 2015. He was the loving brother of Roberta Anne Corey of Peabody, Mass. and Andrea Corey of Winchester, Mass.; cherished uncle of Anna Jeanne Shute and her brother Carl Noah Peart; and son of the late … Continue reading

CFES Awards $5,000 Community Needs Grant To MAC, Inc. To Support Caregiver Outreach Program

The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) awarded a $5,000 Community Needs Grant to MAC, Inc. to support a caregiver outreach program through the organization’s Caregiver Resource Center. Pictured, from left, are Sandra Handy, Office Coordinator I, Caregiver Resource Center; Renée S. Fredericksen, Special Projects Director, Caregiver Resource Center Director, MAC INC; Heather Towers, CFES; Katrina Ositelu, AmeriCorps Member … Continue reading

We Remember Those We Have Lost

Frances E. Spann OCEAN PINES – Frances Elise Spann, 81, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015 at Berlin Nursing and Rehab Center. Born in McSherrystown, Pa., she was the youngest of eight children. After graduating from high school, she traveled by train to Spokane, Wash. where she met and married her husband of 50 years, Dalton D. Spann, … Continue reading

Lora And Mark Fritschle Receive OC Lions Club’s Highest Award

Lora and Mark Fritschle, owners of Condominium Realty-The Fritschle Group, have received the Ocean City Lions Club’s highest and most prestigious community service award, The Pride Award. The Pride Award is presented to individuals who make contributions to the club, who take interest in the club and who help the Lions make the community a better place to live. Pictured, … Continue reading

CFES Awards $4,000 Community Needs Grant To The Charles H. Chipman Foundation

The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) awarded a $4,000 Community Needs Grant to the Charles H. Chipman Foundation to support a Masters Piece performing artist guild for 2015 cultural performances. Pictured, from left, are Kimberly Clark-Shaw, Project Director, Charles H. Chipman Foundation; Vance Elbert, Board President, Charles H. Chipman Foundation; and BJ Summers, CFES Director, Development and Philanthropic … Continue reading

Worcester County Commission For Women And The Friends Of The Commission To Celebrate Women’s History Month With Luncheon

The Worcester County Commission for Women and the Friends of the Commission will celebrate Women’s History Month at a luncheon on Wednesday, March 18, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel in Ocean City. The 2015 national theme is “Weaving the Stories of Women’s Lives.”  The event will honor young students as the Women of Tomorrow, the … Continue reading