Worcester County NAACP Helped with Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore Inspire 2022 Event

Worcester County NAACP Branch #7029 helped with the Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore Inspire 2022 event at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center. The career exploration event exposes eighth graders to jobs on the shore.  Worcester NAACP members were part of the Welcome & Exit Team, greeting students and showing them where to report…. Read more »

PCs for People Donates to Wor-Wic

PCs for People, a national nonprofit, partnered with the Maryland Department of General Services to bring 90 personal computers to students enrolled in Wor-Wic’s Maryland high school diploma and English as a Second Language (ESL) programs. Wor-Wic adult education student Ashley Brummell, right, is pictured getting her free computer from Warren Gatewood of PCs for… Read more »

Lower Shore Clinic and Go-Getters Inc., at the OC Lions Club

Dimitrios Cavathas, chief executive director of the Lower Shore Clinic (LSC) and Go-Getters Inc., recently spoke at the Ocean City Lions Club meeting.  LSC provides an integrated outpatient mental health, addictions, and primary care clinic as well as residential rehabilitation programs, supported employment and health home services serving 2,000 members of the lower four Eastern… Read more »

Court Appointed Special Advocates Spoke at The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City

The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City heard from representatives of CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) at its meeting March 30. CASA volunteers advocate for abused and neglected children going through the court system. Kiwanis President Tim Lund, center, presented a $500 donation to CASA Volunteer Coordinator Kayla Figueroa, left, and CASA Director Jerrona… Read more »

American Legion Synepuxent Post 166 Honored Charles Spaziani

The American Legion Synepuxent Post 166 honored Legionnaire Charles Spaziani for five decades of membership last month. Spaziani, left, receives a plaque from 2nd Vice Commander Bob Paul, recognizing his 50 years of continuous membership in the national veterans’ organization. Spaziani, who served in the Army, received the plaque at the March meeting of Ocean… Read more »

Worcester County NAACP Celebrated March’s Women’s History Month

The Worcester County NAACP celebrated March’s Women’s History Month’s theme, “Providing healing, promoting hope.” Key women in the community were recognized, including Linda McGean of Ocean City Elementary School. McGean was nominated by Ivory Smith, Worcester County NAACP President, for her hard work day in and day out for all the kids. McGean has served… Read more »