Foundation News

Teach them young – Junior Achievement and USM team up to train students on the business of life

October 13, 2017

More than 130 students participated in an interactive program on how to succeed in a changing economy as part of a Junior Achievement of Central Maryland Inc. initiative.

W.R. Grace offers relief after devastating hurricane

October 10, 2017

The W.R. Grace Foundation donates a $25,000 check to the Howard County Conservancy to help develop their new education center […]

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 […]