Snow Hill High graduate Katie Cherrix was named the Jesse Klump Memorial Scholar at the school’s Graduate Awards Night. The scholarship, valued at $12,000, is given to a Snow Hill High senior who has demonstrated a high level of character and service to others. Pictured, from left, are Cherrix; Kim Klump, president of the Jesse Klump Memorial Fund; and Tara Cuplin, Snow Hill High School faculty member who nominated Cherrix.
SoDel Concepts organized a fundraiser on May 15 to benefit Save the Children, which is providing aid to earthquake victims in Nepal. A number of coastal restaurants and foundations donated on that day. The collaborative effort managed to raise $30,377.00 in a single day. To put this into perspective, $90 can provide four families with emergency shelter kits, and $120 … Continue reading
The Ocean City-Berlin Rotary Club recently made a donation to the Town of Ocean City’s Department of Recreation. The funds will sponsor three youth summer camps. Pictured, from left, are Ken Bates, club president; Al “Hondo” Handy, recreation supervisor for Ocean City; and Dan Harris, club vice president.
Star Charities is gearing up for the annual Western Night at the Casino at Ocean Downs in Berlin on July 9 with this year’s proceeds to benefit Parkinson’s Disease research. Tickets are $26 and can be purchased from Star Charities founder Anna Foultz at 410-641-7667 or volunteer Barbara Mazzei at 410-208-0430. Pictured, from left, are Ocean Downs Executive Director of Hospitality … Continue reading
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City held its Annual Kiwanis Italian Dinner at DeNovo’s Tratorria in Ocean Pines. The event was co-chaired by Stella Hartington and Jane Slotter. Working in the kitchen, from left, are Kiwanian Nate Pearson, DeNovo’s co-owner Bob Beck and Kiwanian Ted Vanvick and his, wife Charlene.
The Bank of Delmarva President/CEO Edward M. Thomas announced the bank’s participation in the March of Dimes walk on April 26. Collectively, the Bank of Delmarva’s team donated $4,132 to the March of Dimes. The March of Dimes helps moms have full-term pregnancies and healthy babies. Pictured, from left, are Amanda Vickers, teller at The Bank of Delmarva; Wendy Jarrett, … Continue reading
The Delmarva Chorus of Sweet Adelines International recently installed the 2015-2016 Management Team. Pictured, back from left are Charlene Vanvick, Ginny Stannard, Elissa Mulligan, Jean Beatty and Jeannette Latzo; and front, Sharon Hunt, Catherine Walker and Carol Ludwig, director. The new governing team immediately began plans for upcoming events, which includes Guest Night/Membership Drive on June 1 and the annual … Continue reading
The square dancers of the Pinesteppers recently held a celebration in honor of three students who had completed instruction in the choreography of Modern Western Square Dancing. Pictured are club caller Dennis O’Neal with graduating students Greg Vernicek, Jeanette Lyons and Kathy Feldman.
April’s monthly meeting of the Democratic Women’s Club of Worcester County featured Sally Smith and Carolyn Cummins giving an interesting talk on the history of the historic Rackliffe House located at the entrance to Assateaque Island National Park. Pictured with Smith and Cummins is Women’s Club President Judy Butler.
SoDel Concepts, a Rehoboth Beach, Del.-based hospitality group, recently presented a check for $5,005 to Meals on Wheels Lewes-Rehoboth. The funds were raised during a series of truffle-themed dinners, known as “Let There Be Truffles,” at Bluecoast Seafood Grill in Bethany Beach, Lupo Italian Kitchen in Rehoboth Beach and Fish On in Lewes. Since last October, SoDel Concepts has been … Continue reading