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Hoodstock XV Tickets Now Available

Hoodstock XV Tickets Now Available Aug 9, 2018 Join us on Saturday, October 13 at the American Visionary Art Museum for Hoodstock XV!  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… Continue Reading

Unified’s 13 Annual Golf Classic Huge Success!

Unified’s 13 Annual Golf Classic Huge Success! Unified Community Connections 13th Annual Golf Classic, presented by Dimensional Health Care Associates, was held on Friday, April 20, at the Elkridge Club in Baltimore raising a record-breaking $110,000 for Unified’s programs and services that support children and adults with disabilities. Chaired by Jeff & Julie Bainbridge and Jonathan Clark, the… Continue Reading

Congratulations to Nelson Fuentes – 2017 Can Do Award Winner

Congratulations to Nelson Fuentes – 2017 Can Do Award Winner   This year’s 2017 Samuel A. Tucker Memorial Can Do Award winner is Nelson Fuentes, who currently participates in Unified’s Supported Employment Program in Hagerstown.  Nelson was nominated because he has overcome many challenges in his life, yet continues to maintain a positive attitude and… Continue Reading

Support Unified While You Shop!

Support Unified While You Shop! Support Unified Community Connections while you SHOP! With the holiday season upon us, Amazon makes online shopping a breeze. Now you can shop all your favorite products and gifts at Amazon while making a donation to Unified and support people with disabilities in the coming year. Just use the link below… Continue Reading

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