Star Charities founder Anna Foultz and other volunteers from the Ocean Pines nonprofit presented a check to Achilles of Maryland at Veterans Memorial Park last week. The funds will be used to help sponsor combat-wounded veterans during the annual Marine Corps Marathon, held in Arlington, Va. and Washington, DC. Submitted Photos
Ravens Roost 58 recently donated 10 bookbags stuffed with needed school supplies to the Worcester Youth and Family Counseling Services (WYFCS) Back to School Supply Drive. WYFCS requested purple school supplies to tie in with their Worcester Goes Purple campaign, which will bring awareness and education to the opioid epidemic and promote healthy life choices… Read more »
The winner of the drawing sponsored by Ocean City Elks Lodge 2645 Ladies Auxiliary for the “New England” style lighthouse and keeper’s cottage model was Nancy Lukowski of Ocean City. The auxiliary’s fundraisers benefit ongoing charities including the Elks National Foundation, the Cricket Center, Wreaths Across America and Coats for Kids.
Worcester GOLD made a request to the public for donations in support of their annual “Back to School” program for supplies for students in need. The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City recently provided over $600 in back packs and school supplies from the club’s budget plus additional member contributions to Worcester GOLD’s back… Read more »
The Worcester County Commissioners joined with representatives from Worcester County Department of Social Services (DSS) to recognize August as National Child Support Awareness Month and to urge citizens to learn more about the child and parental support services that are available locally through DSS. Pictured, front from left, are DSS representatives Adrian King, Edward Adkins,… Read more »
The Elks Lodge 2645 upstairs hall was dedicated earlier this month in honor of Jim Flaig and Toni and Carroll Wagner. These individuals have constantly been involved with Elks Lodge 2645 and with the community. Their family and friends attended and enjoyed a dinner at the lodge and Exalted Ruler Kevin Matthews was on hand to… Read more »
The OC Recreation Boosters volunteer each week at the Sunset Park Party Nights music events selling beverages and snacks. Proceeds from these events are directed to youth programs. Pictured, standing from left, are Dan Wormann, Gary Crouse, Chuck Wilson and Diane Wormann; and, seated, Norma Simmons and June Wilson.