In December we had our 2nd annual holiday non-profit luncheon. This was an opportunity for our WBO members to invite representatives from our favorite non-profits to present their programs.
Below is a list of those in attendance, their contact info, and what type of help they would like to receive.
Read the blurbs, click on the links, and explore where & how you can give back!!
provides memorable theatrical experiences and high-quality training in theater and musical theater for children and teens. They are seeking donations or sponsorships from local businesses who want visibility in the MoCo community. Contact Tom Eisman
creates artistic opportunities in communities traditionally under-served by the arts. They are looking for partnerships with community organizations to create new opportunities in finding volunteers and funding. Contact Nicolette Stearns
provides before and after school enrichment programs in Montgomery County schools. They would like corporate sponsorships and grants to support scholarships for schools, individual students and PTAs. They also need board members and teachers. Contact Trish Iliff
Capitol Arts Network
provides artist studio space, business of art classes and gallery space for local artists. Contact Judith Heartsong
Corporate Volunteer Council of Montgomery County
helps business create successful volunteer programs. They are seeking to develop and grow a business community focusing on volunteer service. Contact Sarah Burnett
provides environmental education and outreach for the community. They need board members to help with their strategic plan. Contact Wendy Howard
has a commitment to partnership with the Israeli people and supports medical care and research at the Hadassah Medical Organization in Jerusalem. They seek to cultivate young leaders and encourage interest in volunteering with Hadassah. Contact Lisa Zelermyer
Joy of Motion
believes that dance is for everyone, and toward that end seeks to provide high quality dance instruction and performance experiences. They would like support for their youth scholarship fund. Contact Julia Cain
Jubilee Association of MD, Inc
. provides support for adults with intellectual and other developmental disabilities to live in and enrich their community. Contact Kendra Tappin
Literacy Council of Montgomery County
provides tutoring in reading and writing to both native English speakers and non-English speakers. They need volunteer tutors, donors and sponsors for their "Scrabble Scramble" event in March. Contact Shelley Block.
Montgomery College Foundation
supports the mission and vision of Montgomery College. They need financial support for need-based scholarships. Contact Carol Rognrud
Real Food for Kids
advocates for whole, fresh, nutrient-rich foods to be served in Montgomery County Schools. They want parents of kids in MCPS who would like to get involved, as well as cash donations. Contact Karen Devitt
Transformations of Montgomery County
works with low income county families to create a residence that promotes healthy, positive growth. They are looking for volunteers, board members and corporate sponsors. Contact Anita Segreti
The Treatment and Learning Centers
serves children and adults with special needs. They would like to connect with employers who will learn about the benefits of hiring individuals with disabilities. And they can always use donations! Contact Bonnie Lawhorn 301-424-5200.
Washingtonians for Young Performing Artists
is committed to helping young performers grow their talents and achieve success in their performing careers. They need fundraising assistance and volunteers. Contact Melanie Barber
or Sein Lewis
Your Dog's Friend
's goal is to keep dogs out of shelters by educating and supporting their humans. They offer training and seminars. Their need is for money to sponsor and support free adopters' workshops and the Foster Dog Alliance. Contact them at: firstname.lastname@example.org