American Legion Synepuxent Post 166 recently donated $2,000 to The Atlantic Club in West Ocean City. Pictured, from left, are Post Commander Sarge Garlitz, club founder Charles R “Buddy” Jenkins and 2nd Vice Commander Bo Spicer.
Local employees of BB&T Bank purchased and assembled emergency food bags and hygiene kits for Worcester County GOLD to distribute to those in need through the bank’s charitable Lighthouse Project. Pictured, from left, are BB&T Market President Greg Tawes, GOLD Executive Director Claire Otterbein and Kathy Bohn of BB&T who coordinated the project. Submitted Photos
Also, at last month’s annual awards night, the Berlin Lions Club presented Lion Bob Phillips with the Melvin Jones Award for outstanding community service during his 54 years of Lions Club membership. Pictured, from left, are Phillips with award presenters Ray McCabe, Alan Palmer and Past District Governor Walter West.
At the Republican Women of Worcester County Club’s Red White and Blue luncheon on Thursday June 23 at the Ocean Pines Yacht Club, Margaret Grant, Margaret Hudson and Margaret Rehkemper were honored for having the vision 35 years ago to form the club. Pictured, from left, are State Delegates Charles Otto and Mary Beth Carozza,… Read more »
Bank of America recently presented United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore with a $5,000 grant to support local programs targeting financial stability in the community. The goals of these programs include promoting self-sufficiency, improving financial literacy and offering basic needs and emergency support. Above, Bank of America’s Nancy Chastain and Monty Sayler present the… Read more »
Volunteers of the Message of Hope Cancer Fund gathered on the deck of the Judith M for their annual sunset cruise pizza party fundraiser on June 15. Music was provided by Randy Lee Ashcraft and The Saltwater Cowboys. The money raised will go to providing financial assistance to local patients undergoing cancer treatment.
The American Legion recently donated $5,000 to the Ocean City Fire Department for rescue equipment upgrades. This donation allowed for the Hurst Tool “quick-connect coupling” to be added to all fire department rescue tools, standardizing the tools on every fire truck. “This generous donation now allows for the quick interchange of tools during a rescue… Read more »