Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism Announces Impact of “Marylanders Serving Marylanders” During COVID-19
In celebration of National Volunteer Week, the Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism today announced the initial impact of Marylanders Serving Marylanders, which is part of Governor Larry Hogan’s Maryland Unites initiative. Marylanders donated $35,000, more than 100,000 items of food in addition to nearly 110,000 pounds of food, and over 4,550 meals and groceries. Marylanders also served as volunteers at Maryland Food Banks for Marylanders impacted by coronavirus.
“Marylanders have found safe, innovative ways to meet critical needs by distributing food and supporting access to food,” said Nicki Fiocco, Director of the Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism. “Our office is proud to empower Marylanders to act wisely and generously.”
Source: The Southern Maryland Chronicle