The newest Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program DelMarVa Chapter board members were recently selected for 2008. Pictured, from left, are Melanie Welton, co-founder, and new members Dave Miller and Dana Gaigler. The Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program is a youth-focused, community-based awareness and educational suicide prevention program.
Stephen Decatur High Schools Jr. Red Cross Club members recently completed nine hours of instruction to earn their CPR/AED and Standard First Aid training. Club members were trained by the Lower Shore Chapter of the American Red Cross. Pictured, club coordinators and members are pictured with John Culp, executive director of the Lower Shore Chapter… Read more »
Bull on the Beach owner Phil Houck was recognized recently for his commitment to Atlantic General Hospital and his involvement in the annual New Year’s Day Penguin Swim. Since the event’s inception, Houck and the Bull have raised $241,000 for the hospital’s Foundation. Pictured, from left, are Todd Hershey, chair of the Atlantic General Hospital… Read more »
Worcester County Commissioner Louise Gulyas was the guest speaker at the recent Ocean City Chapter 1917 AARP meeting. At the meeting a collection was taken for Diakonia and $205 was raised. Left to right: Tom Hannon, Anne Cooley, Sue Shoop, Dubby Eby, Council member Mary Knight and Gulyas.
Murray Oltman, director of information services at Atlantic General Hospital and owner of Wavelength Information Services, was recognized recently for his generous in-kind donation of service hours during 2007. Oltman donated a large number of support hours beyond the contracted levels to the hospital totaling $111,662. From left: Todd Hershey, chair of the Atlantic General… Read more »
The Ocean City Chapter-Surfrider Foundation received a generous donation from the Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage C.A.R.E.S. The two thousand dollar grant from the Mid-Atlantic region was collected by the employees and agents. Accepting the gift from Karen St. Angelo (CB) is OC-SRF Shelly Dawson during the monthly meeting at the Bull on the Beach 94th Street.
American Cancer Society volunteers from the Delmarva Peninsula were recently honored at an awards ceremony during the Annual American Cancer Society Volunteer Summit in Salisbury. Received the awards were, from left, Jenny Palmer, Communicator of the Year Award (shown accepting the award is Kathy Marshall); Dawne Pappas, Award of Excellence for Advocacy; ACS State Senior… Read more »
Six members of the Ocean Pines/Ocean City Kiwanis Club plan to participate in the Appalachia Service Project (ASP) Mission Trip scheduled for June. The trip is a youth oriented trip and the adults will act as chaperones and offer guidance as the group works to repair and rebuild homes in the Appalachia area. Pictured are… Read more »
Livingston, N.J. resident Marilyn Fraulo was the winner of the $100,000 Ocean City-Berlin Optimist Youth Foundation 20th Annual Scholarship Lottery. Pictured, from left, are George Balunis, Optimist Youth Foundation Lottery Coordinator Martin Hart, winner’s Father, and Fraulo. Her winning ticket was picked at the club sponsored 25th Seaside Boat Show on Feb. 17 in the… Read more »
The Democratic Club of Worcester County (DCWC) officers for 2008 were sworn into office by Charlotte Cathell at their monthy meeting. Pictured, from left, are Tom Wilson, Treasurer; Bill Schaub, Board Member; Evelyn Schaub, Secretary; Kathy Muncy, Vice President; Jean Louis, President; amd Frank Fay, Board Member. Not pictured were Board Members Dan Stachurski and… Read more »