| May 20, 2013
| 11:57 AM
Keith Marchiano is the Grand Knight for his Knights of Columbus Council (Father Maurice J. Wolfe Council 11372) and from May 3 to 5 led more than 300 of his members at the Maryland State Convention for the Knights of Columbus, which was held at the...
| May 14, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Hundreds of Anne Arundel County charities are hoping to get a fundraising boost from a round-the-clock, online donation event.
The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County will host the "Great Give" from 7 p.m. Wednesday through 7 p.m. on Thursday....
| May 15, 2013
| 8:25 AM
The Columbia Foundation announced a name change Tuesday, May 15 before its 31st annual Spring Party at the Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center at Howard Community College.
The community foundation, which was founded in 1969 by Columbia founder...
| May 17, 2013
| 6:06 AM
Suzy Serpico, 32, starts her days early, with a swim, bike or run before heading to her job as a physical education teacher at Hammond Elementary School.
Several evenings a week, the Columbia resident trains for an hour and a half with personal...
| May 17, 2013
| 8:15 AM
In their commentary ("Six steps for post-Alonso school reform," May 14), Thomas Wilcox, Diane Bell-McKoy and Laura Gamble use many lofty and idealistic sounding words to promote their vision. However, it bears noting that education "reformers" are well-...
| May 7, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Amy Michelle Gross has been appointed to replace Robert W. Schaefer as executive director of the France-Merrick Foundation, the Baltimore-based charity announced Tuesday.
Schaefer is retiring after 17 years leading the area's fourth largest charitable...
| May 4, 2013
| 5:30 PM
Johns Hopkins announced Saturday a $4.5 billion fundraising goal — among the largest in the country — to help the university and health system address some of the world's most challenging issues, including water scarcity, education quality and...
| May 6, 2013
| 6:18 AM
Albert J. A. "Jay" Young, and Orsia F. Young, have received the Association of Fundraising Professionals of Maryland - Harford County Chapter's second "Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser" award, presented at seventh annual Harford County Celebration of...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 12:08 PM
For many years, the Coast Guard Foundation held charity golf tournaments to raise money to help support enlisted personnel, reservists and their families who suffered a personal or financial loss.
Two years ago, the foundation changed course by...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 9:07 AM
Americans' hearts going out to the victims of the marathon bombing in Boston, which means, of course, con artists will have to take advantage of that. The Federal Trade Commission is warning people to be leery of charity solicitations from telemarketers....
| Apr 24, 2013
| 5:01 PM
In February, I wrote about 93-year-old John F. "Jack" Feezer, a Sykesville resident who penned a memoir about growing up in rural Howard County during the Roaring '20s and the Great Depression.
Feezer went on to become a successful businessman, with a...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Local farmer Rick Holloway and America's Farmers Grow Communities is supporting the Community Foundation of Harford County Inc. to help better serve the area.
Sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, which is the philanthropic arm of Monsanto Company, Grow...