June 29, 2015–The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore’s Engberg Donor Advised Fund contributed $5,000.00 to the Easter Seals Camp Fairlee Capital Campaign to provide the need for accessible camping with its location near Chestertown, Maryland.
Camp Fairlee is a residential/recreational and respite camp on 250 sprawling acres on Fairlee Creek that offers campers from age 6 and up the opportunity to experience the joys and challenges of camp in a fully-accessible setting.
From left to right are: Kenen Sklenar, President & CEO, Easter Seals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore; Jamal Cannady, Camp Fairlee participant; Erica Joseph, CFES President and Mark Engberg, Fund Representative
About the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore: For over 30 years, the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) has been serving the needs of Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester Counties granting more than $50 million. Through the generosity and vision of our donors, CFES awarded grants totaling more than $4.8 million in fiscal year 2014. CFES brings together donors and builds on community assets through scholarship grants, advocacy and leadership development. By focusing on people, organizations, neighborhoods, and nonprofit capacity building, the Foundation addresses community needs in the areas of health, education, arts and culture, community development and the environment. For more information about the Community Foundation, please visit www.cfes.org for more information or call 410-742-9911.
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