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Saturday, October 16, 2021

$100 million state fund to be used for nonprofit brick and mortar...

The Community Investment Recovery Fund has been formed. The program will provide nonprofits with one-time funding to support major capital projects, not program support,  in Delaware communities hit by the Covid-19 pandemic.  The application for funding...

Club Phred, guest groups perform this month in benefit for Stop Soldier Suicide

Club Phred will perform with Felix Cavaliere and the horn section from “The Late Show with David Letterman” on Friday, October 29  at 8 p.m., in The Baby Grand, in the Edith & Alexander...

Tiberi to be honored at Saturday’s 22in22 Vet Fest

Delaware 22in22 initiative will honor veteran advocate Dave Tiberi for supporting veteran causes with their annual “22in22 Award.” Tiberi, a Delaware business owner, and former professional boxer will be honored at the organization’s outdoor event,...

Labware’s Kershner to be honored at Boy Scout fund-raiser

The Del-Mar-Va Council, Boy Scouts of America, will honor  Vance Kershner, CEO of Labware, Inc., as the recipient of the 2021 Citizen of the Year Award, the BSA’s highest community honor. On Tuesday, October 19,...

Blood Bank declares emergency, citing dangerously low supplies

Blood Bank of Delmarva announced a blood emergency, with a 3.7 day overall blood supply as of early this week. That includes  a 0.7-day supply for type O negative blood and 2.3 days for O...

Shuttered Venue Operators grants in Delaware total $13.67 million

A Wilmington movie theater received the most funds, according to a Small Business Administration database of recipients of  The Shuttered Venue Operators Grant. Penn Cinema Riverfront, Wilmington,  received $2.5 million, followed by Atlantic Theaters, located...

Giving back: Bank of America, Golo, AARP, Lowe’s

Food Bank gets $100,000 from Bank of America. The Food Bank of Delaware received a $100,000 grant from Bank of America. The grant will help fund the Food Bank of Delaware’s Mobile Pantry and Backpack programs. The...

Parents of Amazon founder Bezos donate $12 million to Salesianum School for scholarships

The parents of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos have made a $12 million gift to Salesianum School. The  $12 million gifts announced on Wednesday came from Jacklyn and Miguel "Mike" Bezos, class of ’63, to the...

Guest view: Invest in the good

By Sheila Bravo, CEO, Delaware Alliance for Nonprofit Advancement (DANA) The pandemic drove home one crucial point: When the going gets tough, nonprofits rise to the occasion to push for the greater good and social...

The Warehouse marks launch of clean energy, vertical farming education initiative

Community leaders gathered this week at The Warehouse in Wilmington to welcome three new clean energy technologies as part of the Energize The Warehouse initiative. Energize is a  collaboration between Delmarva Power, the Delaware Department...
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