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UMES Receives $5,000 Grant from Community Foundation to Support UMES Mosely Art Gallery

The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) awarded a $5,000 Community Needs Grant to UMES to support the coordination of multicultural performance events at the UMES Mosely Art Gallery. Pictured is:  Susan M. Holt, M.F.A., Director, UMES Mosely Art … Continue reading


Celebrating 30 Years of Philanthropy

The Community Foundation has begun its 30th year of charitable leadership and philanthropy on the Eastern Shore. The CommunityFoundationOfES_30thAnniversaryLogo-JPGFoundation has significantly increased local charitable funds and empowered donors to make a profound difference in the quality of life in our region.

Since 1984, the Foundation has been an effective steward of the community’s charitable resources and has been a leader in grant making for the benefit of charities and nonprofit organizations in Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester Counties.

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