The Empty Bowl Project and soup dinner raised $8,443 for the two nonprofits who co-sponsored the event — the Art League of Ocean City and Diakonia. Pictured, from left, are Art League board members Barbara Patrick and Emily Schwab, Diakonia board members Debbi Anderson and Allyson Church, Art League board member Sandy Gillis, Art League… Read more »
Women’s Club of Ocean Pines has announced $1,450 in donations to the Ocean Pines Volunteer Fire Department, Coastal Hospice, Ocean Pines Parks and Recreation Department, Worcester County Veterans Memorial and the Mid-Atlantic Symphony Student Outreach Program. Pictured with representatives from the organizations are Treasurer Irene Daly and President Donna McCracken.
Berlin Intermediate School celebrated the 150th year of Worcester County Public Schools (WCPS) by having a penny war race among the fourth, fifth and sixth grade teams. After a weeklong battle, the school was able to donate over $2,500 to the Worcester County Education Foundation with the fifth grade Sailfish team winning the competition. Pictured… Read more »
Worcester Preparatory School founding board member Lynne Taylor Murray, pictured with librarian Tracy Polk, stopped by the Guerrieri Library to generously donate a children’s book, Colonial Klaus in Thomas Jefferson’s House, by Laura A. Macaluso. The book is about Thomas Jefferson’s plantation Poplar Forest told through a dog’s eye view.
At the monthly luncheon meeting of the Republican Women of Worcester County held at the Mad Fish Restaurant in West Ocean City, a check was presented to Cynthia Malament toward “Flags for Heros.” Malament serves on the board of Worcester County Veterans Memorial Fund. Malament, left is pictured with Vera Beck, RWWC Caring for America chair.
Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore recently received a $3,000 donation from the David Larmore Memorial Fund at the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore. The donations from this fund are permanently dedicated to Easterseals. Pictured, from left, are Ford Waggoner, Easterseals Director of Marketing and Public Affairs; BJ Summers, Community Foundation of the Eastern… Read more »
The Delmarva Hand Dance Club honored Francis Russell, a veteran of World War II and the Korean War, as through the Elks Lodge #2645 Hometown Hero Banner Program. The club donated $250 towards the program for a patriotic banner along the Ocean City Boardwalk. Pictured, seated from left, are Francis Russell, Bertha Scarpeti and Marie Torosino;… Read more »