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Towne Spotlight: Local Business and Community News of West County November 2016

Nov 15, 2016 12:28PM ● By Nicole Gould

What’s Up? Media Donates Proceeds from Best of Party

Veronica Tovey, Publisher of What’s Up? Media, presented Kate Fritz of The South River Federation with a charitable donation of $1,500. All donations were made possible by the proceeds collected at the silent auction during What’s Up? Media’s Best of Party held this past June.

Chesapeake ERgent Care Grand Opening

On June 30th, Chesapeake ERgent Care cut the ribbon and opened its doors to the public. Located in Gambrills, Chesapeake ERgent Care strives to provide affordable and high quality care, a family friendly environment, and respect for you time by making sure every patient is seen by a provider in 30 minutes or less! The center will be open seven days a week from 8 a.m.–8 p.m. For more information call 410-721-2333 or visit

Bay-CSS Former Board President and Current Board Member, Mike Meade, Receives St. Mary’s County Volunteer of the Year Award

At a ceremony held at the Chesapeake Building in Leonardtown on Tuesday, July 26th, Bay-CSS Former Board President and Current Board Member, Mike Mead, received the Volunteer of the Year Award from the St. Mary’s County Commission for People with Disabilities.

Mead has volunteered on the board of Bay Community Support Services for 15 years in various leadership roles including serving as president for 13 of them.

Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County Announces Two New Hires

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County (CFAAC) announced two new additions to its team of experts: Kathy Shaffer, Manager, Communications and Events, and Jan Hoffberger, Manager, Grants and Scholarships.

Shaffer is responsible for internal and external communications and brings more than 18 years of marketing and public relations agency experience. Hoffberger oversees all grants and scholarships awarded by CFAAC.

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