Service Organizations

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Meetings on the second Monday of every month start with a covered dish luncheon at noon, followed by a program of guest speakers or entertainment. Meetings are held at the Denton Church of the Nazarene, 10660 Greensboro Road, Denton. There are no meetings in July and August. Members donate their time, money, and goods to local non-profit organizations in the area. The group also sponsors a yearly free tax assistance service at each of the library branches. The tour committee sponsors trips that are open to the public.

Contact: 
Mary Lou Schoonover, Program Coordinator
410-482-6039
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Provides support to children, youth, and veterans through a variety of programs. Gives book scholarships to three high school students each year. Supports local charitable organizations, including the American Legion. Sponsors local high school juniors to attend the Girls State conference each year. Provides catering for American Legion Post Home #29. New officers installed in August. Meets 1st Thursday of the month, 7PM.

410-479-2708
PO Box 518
Denton, MD 21629
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A Veterans organization that donates money to legal organizations and charities that send requests. To be considered for a donation, send a letter to the post with your 501c3 number and a committee will review it and make a decision. The Legion also runs scholarship programs and sponsors a yearly oratorical contest for high school seniors. Regular events: Bingo every Tuesday at 7:30 PM. Post hall available as a rental for events or as a meeting room. We offer many options to include having our Legion Auxiliary prepare your dinners and assist with planning of your venue. Accommodates up to 250 people. Special features: podium, p/a system, and WiFi. Alcoholic beverages must be purchased through American Legion. Ample parking in front of building. Handicapped-accessible. For more information, please contact 2nd Vice Commander Joe Brown or Legion Auxiliary President at 410-479-2708. They will return your call.

Contact: 
Bernie Liswell, Adjuntant
410-479-2708
PO Box 518
Denton, MD 21629
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Mentoring and Youth Enrichment

National research has shown that positive relationships between Littles and Bigs have a direct and measurable impact on children's lives. By participating in our programs, Little Brothers and Sisters are more confident in their schoolwork performance and able to get along better with their families.

What can you do to help? Make a donation. Mentor a child. Start a program. Call us or email us to find out how!

Contact: 
Jessica Mimms, Eastern Shore Director
410-543-2447
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The Eastern Shore Campus provides services to male youth, ages 11 to 18. Residents are given therapeutic, academic and behavioral support to help them overcome emotional and behavioral issues so they can function responsibly in the community after discharge.

Contact: 
Karen McGee, MSW RCCPA
410-479-1743
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A volunteer group that works independently to sew, crochet, knit, and quilt blankets size infant to teenager for donation to Maryland's Ronald McDonald House. There are no specific requirement as to size, color, material, etc. These blankets are for the smallest preemie to a toddler to a pre-teen to an older teen. Each blanket has a customized label 'Made with Tender Loving Care by Brianna's Blankets' sewn into it. The blankets provide comfort to seriously ill children receiving treatment in hospitals.

Contact: 
Marie Freeman
410-479-3073 & 410-562-0283
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Assists local students with scholarship money, and takes part in many charitable events. Gives annual monetary donations to local fire departments. Sponsors a yearly oyster dinner fundraiser the 4th Saturday in October. Provides concession foods for public auctions as a fund raiser activity.

The meeting room seats 100 guests and is available for rent by calling 410-482-6131 or 410-482-8463.

Contact: 
Wayne Spicher, Director/Treasure
410-482-8463
c/o Wayne Spicher
10913 Knife Box Rd.
Denton, MD 21629
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Current programs for farmer members are our strong grassroots policy-making process and legislative action, the Young Farmers program, Farm Bureau Women, Miss Caroline County and scholarship programs, discussion groups, and commodity-advisory committees. Various group savings and discounts available to members. Meetings are the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7 PM in the winter and 8 PM in the summer at the Caroline Co. Extension Office.

Contact: 
Chris Robinson, President
302-725-7127
915 Sunday Drive
Denton, MD 21629
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The Fraternal Order of Police holds fundraisers to benefit the community and donates the money to local organizations. They sponsor Little League teams, help with After Prom Parties, participate in holiday programs that benefit local families, and take on special projects based on community need. The group meets the 1st Monday of every other month at 6PM, at the Denton Police Department in the conference room. There is a legal plan offered to sworn officers who are members.

Contact: 
Justin Reibley, President
410-479-5028
P.O. Box 254
Denton, MD 21629
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Supports local hospice foundation and United Concerned Christians through monetary donations. Gives 3 $1,000 scholarships a year to local high school students. Also supports the local 4-H club and park. Serves food at the Summerfest and Tuckahoe Outlaw Days. Also supports various local organizations.

Contact: 
Jim Hannawald, Secretary
443-786-2201
P.O. Box 75
Denton, MD 21629