Author: Devon Bistarkey

Couples gift brings Benedictine’s Charity Golf fundraising total to $90k
13 Nov

News of the recent success of Benedictine’s annual Charity Golf Tournament, held Friday, Oct. 18 at the Talbot Country Club in Easton, Md., which raised $45,010 to help children and adults with developmental disabilities, inspired a Lewes, De., couple to match the event’s fundraising total. The generous $45k gift-match from John Johnson and Denise Kaczmarczyk, […]

Benedictine announces retirement of Board member Adm. Al Burkhalter
07 Nov

During a lunch reception following Benedictine’s recent Board meeting, Adm. Al Burkhalter (Ret.) was joined by family, friends, and colleagues to celebrate his retirement and 33 years of service to the organization. Since 1986, Burkhalter has served on the Board of Directors and is credited with establishing the Benedictine Foundation, which continues today. The Foundation […]

Golfers raise $45,010 at Birdies for Benedictine Charity Golf Tournament
21 Oct

Over 70 golfers participated in Benedictine’s annual Charity Golf Tournament held on Friday, Oct. 18 at the Talbot Country Club in Easton, Md., raising $45,010 in support of Benedictine’s mission to help children and adults with developmental disabilities achieve their greatest potential. Funds raised directly support the organizations programs and services that provide community-based learning […]

Birdies for Benedictine Charity Golf Tournament set for Oct. 18th
11 Sep

Benedictine’s Charity Golf Tournament, Birdies for Benedictine, is set for Friday, Oct. 18th at the Talbot Country Club in Easton, Md. The annual tournament raises funds in support of Benedictine’s mission to help children and adults with developmental disabilities achieve their greatest potential. The tournament will feature lunch and dinner prepared by Chef David Hayes […]

Rooted in History
06 Aug

Since 1887, the tree-lined drive leading to Benedictine’s campus has welcomed students and guests. The diverse foliage along the school’s mile lane and throughout the surrounding campus represents more than a pathway to learning – Benedictine’s slice of Maryland is rooted in history. The grounds here feature some of the biggest trees in the county, […]

Chrome City Ride raises over $105K for Benedictine
29 Jul

RIDGELY, Md., (July 28, 2019) – More than 1,200 classic cars, street rods and motorcycles from six rally points across Maryland thundered onto the Benedictine campus in Ridgely, Md., for Chrome City Ride on Sunday, July 28. The 18th annual ride raised over $105,000 to support the more than 200 children and adults with disabilities […]

Benedictine announces appointment of Cheryl Keamy to Board of Trustees
27 Jun

Benedictine, an organization that cares for nearly 200 children and adults with developmental disabilities,  announced the appointment of Cheryl Keamy to its Foundation Board of Trustees. Keamy, of Vienna, Va., is the owner of Innovative Concepts Unlimited, Inc., and has over 25 years of experience with market research and preparation of marketing proposals and implementation. […]

Sen. Mike Miller receives Benedictine’s Cornerstone Award
24 Jun

ANNAPOLIS (June 12, 2019) – Maryland Senate President Thomas V.  Mike Miller, Jr., D-Calvert, Charles, Prince George’s, received Benedictine’s Cornerstone Award in recognition of his support of the organization’s mission to help children and adults with developmental disabilities achieve their greatest potential. Sen. Miller became the fifth person in the organizations 60 year history to […]