Foundation News

Safeway Foundation awards $350,000+ in cancer research, testing and treatment grants

September 18, 2017

(LANHAM, Md. — September 18, 2017) —The Safeway Foundation today announced the distribution of more than $357,000 in grant donations […]

Building homes, community and hope

August 28, 2017

With the support of over 3,500 dedicated volunteers, Habitat for Humanity of the Chesapeake helps low-to-moderate income families in Central Maryland afford a place to call home.

Is the cure for childhood cancer in your shoes?

July 17, 2017

As an executive talent hunter, Steve Braun focuses on what people can do. Lately, he’s spending a lot of his off-time asking people if they can walk.

Giant Food and Ripken Baseball encourage youth to Get Out & Play

June 5, 2017

How many times have you asked your child to just sit still? Now, a recent study shows they’re doing too much of it—and Giant Food wants to get them moving.

Offit Kurman gets entrepreneurs engaged

May 23, 2017

On the first Tuesday morning of every month, like-minded Maryland entrepreneurs gather in Baltimore in the spirit of community over competition.

Students connect with their future through two Chamber organizations

May 9, 2017

AT&T is about connections. Its partnership with Junior Achievement is making more of them than anyone could have imagined.

Chesapeake Urology offers employees far more than a paycheck

April 24, 2017

Ten years ago, a friend asked Chesapeake Urology President and CEO Dr. Sanford Siegel, “What are you going to do to help the people of the inner city?”

Choptank Transport gets moving for the March of Dimes

March 27, 2017

By Christine Collins (March 27, 2017 — Annapolis, Md.) Choptank Transport is in the business of moving things, so it’s […]

Investment in the community goes beyond dollars to sense

February 24, 2017

By Erik Furlan With a dual-purpose mission to create affordable housing and ensure access to capital, the Harbor Bank Community […]

PEPCO supports innovations in sustainability

January 30, 2017

On a small patch of land beside PEPCO’s Rockville Service Center lives a home that is anything but ordinary.