The Alpha Kappa Alpha (AKA) Sorority, Incorporated, Iota Gamma Omega, Upsilon Tau Omega, Psi Epsilon Omega, Theta Nu and Eta chapters joined hands to host its third free Community Service Fair for county residents at the Beltway Church of Christ in Camp Springs on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Jan. 19.
Riverdale, MD, January 1, 2015- New Year’s resolutions typically focus on self-improvement: “lose weight”, “stop smoking”, “exercise more often”. This year, resolve to do something to make a difference in the world beyond your own: improve the life of an abused or neglected child in foster care.
When state officials removed several disabled foster children from an Anne Arundel County group home in early July — after a 10-year-old boy died there — they placed most of the children with Second Family, a Prince George’s County nonprofit that is Maryland’s largest contractor for such care.
Douglas Development offers WSSC Building for sale; Hyattsville weighs Humvee acquisition; ArtWorks/Pizza Paradiso project to move forward; preservation options for WSSC Building; gluten-free dining in Hyattsville; new schools programs; more
CASA named to the Catalogue for Philanthropy as “One of the Best” small nonprofits in DC Metro area.
Former CASA foster youth Courtney LaPrince was recognized as one of the “35 Faces of CASA“.Check out the press release.
Local leader Ann Marie Binsner is receiving national attention for her work in the child welfare field in Prince George’s County. Selected from over 900 Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) Directors, Binsner has been named Director of the Year.