Category Archives: Press Release

Hoodstock XIV Raises $82,000

More than 350 guests were in attendance, wearing jeans and tie-dye, at Hoodstock XIV, Unified Community Connections’ family-friendly music festival fundraiser, held on Saturday, October 7 at the American Visionary Art Museum. Performances by local bands included Roses n Rust, once again this year’s headliner, The Wafflers, and 33 West. Music ranged from classic to… Continue Reading

Honoring Mimi Wang’s Career at Delrey

Our best wishes to Delrey School Principal, Mimi Wang, who retired at the end of June. She joined the Delrey School as a teacher in 1971, when a majority of the students had cerebral palsy. “Delrey was one of the first institutions to work with these populations,” says Mimi. “I was impressed with the progress… Continue Reading

Merritt Properties Funds New iPad Technology for Delrey

The Delrey School was recently awarded a $10,000 donation from Merritt Properties to purchase six new iPad Air devices with adaptive hardware, communication apps, and an Amazon Echo to improve students’ communication skills. In 2012 the school’s speech-language department started to incorporate the use of iPad technology into their therapy sessions to work in conjunction… Continue Reading

Hoodstock XIV Tickets Now Available!

Join us on Saturday, October 7 at the American Visionary Art Museum for Hoodstock XIV! Hoodstock is considered to be an anti-black-tie charity event where guets “Just Say No to Black-Tie and Yes to Tie-Dye!” It is a casual, laidback, family-friendly event where attendees enjoy live music along with good casual food, beer, and wine… Continue Reading

12th Annual Golf Classic Record-Breaking Success

May 12, 2017 Unified Community Connections 12th Annual Golf Classic, presented by Dimensional Health Care Associates, was held on Friday, April 21, at the Elkridge Club in Baltimore raising a record-breaking $92,460 for Unified’s programs and services that support children and adults with disabilities. Chaired by Jeff & Julie Bainbridge and Jonathan Clark, the event sold out with… Continue Reading

12th Annual Golf Classic

Unified Community Connections 12th Annual Golf Classic, presented by Dimensional Health Care Associates, will be held on Friday, April 21 at the exclusive Elkridge Club in Baltimore, Md. The day-long benefit includes 18 holes of golf, lunch, cocktails and hors d’oeuvres as well as contests and raffle drawings. Sponsorship opportunities range from $50 to $6,000, including options for non-golfers… Continue Reading

Unified Welcomes Wayne Horrell to Board of Directors

Wayne A. Horrell has 34 years of experience in the health care field.  Prior to his retirement, Mr. Horrell served as the president and CEO of Community Health Charities of Maryland and Delaware. Previous positions included corporate vice president of planning and business development for LifeBridge Health in Maryland, senior vice president of Northwest Hospital… Continue Reading

Tim Bailey Named 2016 Can Do Winner

Tim Bailey received the Samuel A. Tucker Memorial Can Do Award at Hoodstock on October 22.  Tim currently resides in one of our residential homes and attends our Crossroads Day Center, where he is a member of the Community Learning Services team.  Tim came to Unified in 2005 during a very difficult time in his… Continue Reading

Hoodstock XIII Sets New Record

Hoodstock XIII, Unified’s family-friendly music festival, where guests wear jeans and tie-dye and enjoy live music from the 1960s and ’70s, was held on Saturday, October 22 at the American Visionary Art Museum.  Hoodstock began in 2004 as a neighborhood event and has since grown into a major fundraiser for Unified with 400 people attending… Continue Reading

Another Record Breaking Golf Classic

11th ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT RAISES MORE THAN $78,000 FOR UNIFIED Unified Community Connections 11th Annual Golf Classic, presented by Dimensional Health Care Associates, was held on Friday, April 15, at the Elkridge Club in Baltimore raising more than $78,600 for Unified’s programs and services that support children and adults with disabilities.  Co-chaired by Jeff & Julie Bainbridge,… Continue Reading