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Melody Nelson (left) and Erica Joseph (right) present the Morris Award to W. Tom Hershey in November 2015.

Nominations for Henson, Morris, and Volunteer Awards Sought

The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore is accepting nominations until August 26, 2016 for the Richard A. Henson Award for Nonprofit Excellence, the Frank H. Morris Humanitarian Award, and the Mary Gladys Jones Volunteer of the Year Award. These … Continue reading



A Maryland state tax credit, 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.  Continue Reading →

SGMlogoStacked Giving Tuesday150

We have a day for giving thanks. We have two days for “getting deals.” Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back.  Learn how you can participate as a nonprofit and how to donate on Giving Tuesday.
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Upcoming events & deadlines

Giving Tuesday Information Session - Salisbury
09/08/2016 at 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Giving Tuesday Information Session - Berlin
09/08/2016 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mini-Grant Deadline
09/15/2016 at All Day