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Delmarva Discovery Center Receives $2,200 Grant from Community Foundation

The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) awarded a $2,200 Community Needs Grant to the Delmarva Discovery Center to support culturally diverse family events at the Museum, including a Waterman’s Festival held in December. Pictured is:  Heather Towers, Program … Continue reading




A new Maryland state tax credit called Endow Maryland will reward donors who help build permanent charitable funds for local communities across the state—and right here on the Lower Eastern Shore.

Starting January 2015, Endow Maryland offers a tax credit for gifts to qualified endowment funds at Maryland community foundations.  You can be part of that positive community impact by making a gift to the Community Needs Endowment Fund or by creating an endowed fund for the Lower Eastern Shore at CFES.  Your investment in our community will make a difference now, and for generations to come, to address our region’s most pressing needs.

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Upcoming events & deadlines

Community Needs Interest Meeting
01/06/2015 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Community Needs Grant Deadline
02/01/2015 at All Day