Chesapeake Charities seeks nominations for philanthropy
Chesapeake Charities is calling for nominations for the following prestigious awards: Philanthropist of the Year, Nonprofit of the Year and Volunteer of the Year. The awards will be presented at its annual Celebration of Charity luncheon on Nov. 14 at the Chesapeake Bay Beach Club in Stevensville. The deadline to submit nominations is Friday, Aug. 23.
“Since this is our 15th anniversary, we want to honor truly exceptional individuals and organizations who have made significant contributions to improve the communities we serve. This is our opportunity to recognize and celebrate the very best in philanthropy,” said Audrey Scott, chairman of the board.
Chesapeake Charities is asking the community-at-large to submit nominations. Philanthropist of the Year will recognize an individual who has demonstrated outstanding generosity and community leadership. Volunteer of the Year will honor someone who has gone above and beyond in fulfilling their service role. Nonprofit of the Year will be presented to an organization that has consistently provided vital support to communities and families. The Governor Larry Hogan Scholarship for cancer research will also be presented at the event.
Source: Bay Times and Record Observer