Eastern Shore Running Club Scholarship Now Accepting Applications For Scholarship

Eastern Shore Running Club Scholarship Now Accepting Applications For Scholarship

The Eastern Shore Running Club Scholarship is now accepting applications for its inaugural $500 scholarship. The Running Club established the scholarship fund at the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore to support graduating seniors involved in an organized track and/or cross-country sports team from Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester Counties, including those attending Delmar High School…. Read more »

Community Foundation Of Eastern Shore Awards AGH $1,000 Mini-Grant

Community Foundation Of Eastern Shore Awards AGH $1,000 Mini-Grant

The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) has awarded Atlantic General Hospital (AGH) a $1,000 mini-grant. The purpose of the grant is to provide one-time assistance for transportation home for patients who qualify after receiving treatment in AGH’s emergency room.  Pictured, from left, are Chuck Gizara, director of integrated care management at AGH; Bett… Read more »

OC Career Firefighters Association Teams Up With OC Elementary School For Operation Warm Project

OC Career Firefighters Association Teams Up With OC Elementary School For Operation Warm Project

Members of the Ocean City Career Firefighters Association teamed up with Ocean City Elementary School for their Operation Warm Project.  This year, Operation Warm, coordinated by firefighter paramedic, Ryan Womer and teacher Kristin Van Kirk, provided 28 brand new coats to students. Pictured with some of the students who received coats are firefighter paramedics Galen Curtis,… Read more »

Berlin Lions Club Members Purchase Groceries And Deliver Bags Of Food To Families In Need

Berlin Lions Club Members  Purchase Groceries And Deliver Bags Of Food To Families In Need

Berlin Lions Club members purchased groceries at Food Lion last month and delivered bags of food to 12 families in need in the Berlin area. Pictured are Lions Brian Lewis, Walter West, Russ Hammond, Jack Mumford, Eric Bowers, Joe Andrews, Bob Paladino and Ray McCabe. Family members who assisted were daughters Lexi Mumford, Kailey Andrews,… Read more »

The Women’s Fund Raises Over $5,000 For The Christian Shelter

The Women’s Fund Raises Over $5,000 For The Christian Shelter

Members of The Women’s Fund, a component fund of The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore, recently raised over $5,000 in donations for The Christian Shelter at the annual Women’s Fund holiday reception in December. The Christian Shelter is a nonprofit which provides emergency temporary shelter, nutritious meals and related services and has assisted over… Read more »