Maryland School November 2021 Update

During parent-teacher conferences last week our community partnership organized dinner for teachers on the evening they stayed late to accommodate parents who needed evening appointments. A delicious soup dinner was provided with the help of Charleen Badman, award winning FnB Restaurant chef and founder of Chef-in-the-Garden school program, Doug Robson of Otro...

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Navajo Nation Update – Nov 11, 2021

As chilly weather descends up north, our friends on the Navajo Nation continue to need help in supporting their communities. Issues of unemployment, isolation and distances, illness, supply chain problems are challenging. Through the generosity of our congregation members and friends over this year, we were recently able to deliver a...

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Maryland School Fall 2021 Update

After a week of professional development and preparation, staff at Maryland School will welcome students back to school on Monday, August 9th. Thanks to the generosity of our community partnership, including UUCP, supplies will be ready for the beginning of instruction. We treated staff to a special luncheon, in...

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Maryland School 2020-21 Update

So What Happened During 2020-21? With school mostly not in session, and virtual interactions with students not possible, most of our UUCP Maryland School Partnership volunteers were out of a job! A few volunteers were able to interact with refugee families when they came to a distribution point for...

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Maryland School Supplies Collection

There is hope—and we have faith—that Maryland School is going to be up and running in August with a school full of students, ready for in-person learning and interacting with friends.  Budgets continue to be stretched—technology and air filtration systems have been expensive—so our support is needed, as a...