Author: Devon Bistarkey

ASD/DD Conference on the Eastern Shore
01 Apr

Benedictine Programs and Services has partnered with Pathfinders for Autism; The Parents’ Place of Maryland; Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s, and Talbot Counties’ Partners for Success, to bring a full-day conference on disability related topics to the Eastern Shore of Maryland. It will be held on Saturday, April 23rd, at the Eastern Shore Higher Education […]

Read the Spring issue of Inspired Giving, the newsletter of the Benedictine Foundation. See how the Foundation, with donors, volunteers, staff, families and friends, are inspired to come together and give to Benedictine’s mission of changing lives. View PDF of the full issue here.

Cindy Burroughs, mother of Jason, a student at Benedictine, has a lot to offer to other parents of those with disabilities. Her article here, “The First Time My Non-Verbal Teenager Talked Back to Me,” is the next in an upcoming series. Thanks very much to Cindy for sharing her story to help others with similar challenges. […]

Wisdom from a Parent
04 Mar

Cindy Burroughs, mother of Jason, a student at Benedictine, has a lot to offer to other parents of those with disabilities. Her article here, “How to Skype With A Non-Verbal Child,” is the first in an upcoming series. Thanks very much to Cindy for sharing her story to help others with similar challenges. Please check […]

Save these dates for upcoming events for the benefit of Benedictine, our family, and friends: Spring Benefit at the Tidewater Inn April 29th and 30th — 15th Annual Chrome City Ride July 31st — Across the Bay 10k, Run/Walk the Chesapeake Bay Bridge November 6th — See you there, as we come together to change […]

Benedictine announced the appointments of Victoria E. Brennan, Leonard J. DiPaul, Ed.D, and retired Army Col. William C. Doukas, M.D., to its board of directors. Ms. Brennan, senior manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers Baltimore Assurance practice, has more than 15 years of professional experience in public accounting. She has served both public and private clients in the […]

Todd Smith of Easton, Md., one of Benedictine’s hardest working individuals, has been named Maryland Works, Inc., 2015 Employee of the Year. The award was presented by Suzanne Page, assistant superintendent, Maryland Division of Rehabilitation Services, Carol Beatty, secretary, Maryland Department of Disabilities, and Bob Hofmann, president & CEO of Maryland Works, Inc., on November […]

WBOC Covers 14th Annual Chrome City Ride(CLICK HERE for WBOC web page with news segment) WBOC sends two teams to spread the word about good things happening: Benedictine School Helps Autistic People Learn Work Skills. (CLICK HERE for WBOC web page with news segment)“A Day In the Life” of a Benedictine School Student(CLICK HERE for WBOC […]

“We are very excited to be teaming up with Across the Bay 10k to raise funds that will benefit people with disabilities.” “A walk through Benedictine’s campus convinced our team that this was a cause worth running for,” announced race co-founder Peter Paris, of Chesapeake Bay Bridge Run, LLC. “Benedictine provides educational, residential, vocational and […]