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College of Southern Maryland
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
Fax: 301-934-7704

Charles County
Cara Fogarty

Michelle Sullivan

St. Mary's County
Harriet Yaffe

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Community Outreach & Opportunities

Leadership Southern Maryland Seeks Projects for Class of 2019

Leadership Southern Maryland invites nonprofits in St. Mary's, Charles and Calvert counties to submit project proposals for the class of 2019. The projects enable LSM class members to connect with local nonprofits and become a part of lasting change in the region. Previous projects include marketing plans, data analysis plans, board development plans, transportation solutions study, and many more.

The deadline to apply is noon, July 31, 2018.

Sky Zone Offers Fundraisers, Discounted Rates for Nonprofits

Sky Zone Waldorf would like to help nonprofit organizations in the Southern Maryland area, offering fundraising opportunities and nonprofit discounts on group events and facility rentals. Host an event at Sky Zone Waldorf and receive a portion of the sales. Available Monday - Thursday, between 4-8 p.m. on non-holiday/non-vacation days. Each ticket purchased will raise money for your organization.

Contact Brian Sells:

Washington Nationals Community Ticket Grant Program

The Washington Nationals offers complimentary tickets to community groups and charities. Tickets are granted based on the organization's mission, the individuals they serve, and their ability to fully utilize any donated tickets. Consider giving your volunteers tickets to a Nationals game as a way of thanking them for their service to your organization!

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Blue Crabs Ticket Vouchers Available for Nonprofits

Nonprofit organizations are welcome to request ticket vouchers for Blue Crabs baseball games. Once you receive the ticket voucher, you'll redeem it at the box office for the game you want to attend. The tickets are available first come, first served and are available all season (or until all vouchers are claimed).

Contact Julie Muster Bryson, Executive Office & Citizen Response Manager, Commissioners' Office, Charles County Government: or call: 301-645-0695


Nonprofits Celebrated #GivingTuesday in Southern Maryland

In honor of #GivingTuesday, the Nonprofit Institute celebrated by joining nonprofits, philanthropists, foundations, social entrepreneurs, businesses and volunteers for a fun evening of stories and networking.

In Charles County, NPI hosted a reception at the Green Turtle in La Plata. Eleven attendees from six organizations attended to share and test their chances at being selected for the 20% coupon profits for the night. The winner was the Center for Children.

In St. Mary's County, NPI hosted a reception at the Olde Town Pub in Leonardtown. It was a fun event with 14 attendees from eight nonprofits. The three selected business cards were: Leadership Southern Maryland, St. Mary's Adult Medical Day Care, and The Life Changing Healing Church.

Thank you for your support of this special evening and our nonprofits in the region.