During its 2015 Holiday Party at Seacrets, the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR) collected over 100 toys for the Toys For Tots Foundation and raised $1,000 for Wounded Warrior Project. Pictured, from left, are CAR Events Committee members Rosie Beauclair of Shamrock Realty Group, Pam Rocco of PNC Mortgage, Chris Short of Universal Mortgage & Finance, Nancy Britt of Coldwell Banker Residential, Sgt. Joshua Carson of the U.S. Marine Corps, Mary Burgess of Shamrock Realty Group, Pam Wadler of Shamrock Realty Group, and, front, Mike Ciorrocco of Universal Mortgage & Finance.
Salisbury manufacturer, Safran Labinal Power Systems recently presented United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore with a check for employee and corporate contributions totaling $16,355 for the 2015-2016 campaign season. Safran Labinal has partnered with United Way with annual campaigns for over 11 years. Above, Kiersten Galeone, Human Resources Area Team Leader with Safran Labinal Power Systems is pictured with … Continue reading
Atlantic General Hospital Auxiliary Executive Committee members presented a check for $45,000 to AGH President and CEO Michael Franklin for the 2016 Annual Appeal ($40,000) and the 22nd Annual Penguin Swim ($5,000) at its annual membership meeting. Pictured, from left, are Barbara Loffler, Recording Secretary; Ann Hamilton, Treasurer; Franklin; Michael Gough, Auxiliary President; and Janice Slaysman, Auxiliary Vice President. Submitted … Continue reading
Arlene Page, a member of the Community Church at Ocean Pines, recently completed required courses and passed an oral exam to become the first Certified Lay Minister for the Community Church at Ocean Pines. A graduation ceremony was held Dec. 6 at the Whatcoat United Methodist Church in Dover, Del. where Page received her certificate from Bishop Peggy Johnson. Page, center, is pictured holding … Continue reading
As part of the Dance of the Dolphins fundraising campaign, the Ocean City Development Corporation raffled two unique prizes, a miniature dolphin bronze sculpture of the original wax model completed by artist David Turner and the original watercolor of the dolphin sculpture completed by artist Stacia Heubeck. Local CPA Eric Vinson, pictured, won the sculpture. Warner Sumpter won the painting.
Johnson-McKee Animal Hospital in Salisbury recently donated 1,045 pounds of pet food, including dog and cat food and bird seed, to MAC Inc., the Area Agency on Aging. The food will be distributed to Meals on Wheels participants, to help them feed their pets during the holidays. Pictured, from left, are Margaret A. “Peggy” Bradford, MAC executive director, and her … Continue reading
Worcester County GOLD President Carol Jacobs is pictured accepting a $600 check from Kiwanian Jim Spicknall, the club’s liaison to Worceter GOLD, while Kiwanis President Mark Joseph, left, looks on. Kiwanis supports Worcester GOLD every year with two $600 donations. In addition, club members brought in coats and toys for Worcester GOLD to use for its “Helping Hands” program at … Continue reading
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City recently donated $500 to Stephen Decatur Middle School’s Builders Club. Pictured, from left, are Kiwanis Club President Mark Joseph, Stephen Decatur Middle School Faculty Adviser to the SDMS Builders Club Mindy Ouellett, Kiwanis Club Liaison to the SDMS Builders Club Jackie Todd, Kiwanis Club Treasurer Mark Page and SDMS Principal Lynne Barton.
The Ocean City Museum Society recently thanked its volunteers with a reception at the Dunes Manor. The volunteers provide invaluable assistance to the museum staff and help make a visit to the Museum memorable. Anyone interested in volunteering can call the Museum at 410-289-4991. Pictured, from left, are Society President Nancy Howard, Janice Davis, Joe Britvch, Jean Kline, Bob Stevens, Amanda Hammond, … Continue reading
In an effort to give back to the community, the O’Hare Real Estate Team of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty hosted an Open House Fund-raiser at one of their listings in Ocean Pines that raised more than $2,300 for the Lower Shore Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) program, which is administered by Worcester Youth and Family Counseling Services Inc. and … Continue reading