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Rural Maryland Council Elects 2020 Leadership

The Rural Maryland Council met on Wednesday, December 11, 2019, for its Annual and Executive Board Meeting at the DoubleTree Hotel in Annapolis and elected officers for the 2020 calendar year. The Council elected the following officers: Chair: Mr. John Hartline First Vice-Chair: Mr. Erroll Mattox Second Vice-Chair: Mr. Greg Padgham Immediate Past Chair: Mr.  Read the Rest…

Rural Maryland Day

Join us for Rural Maryland Day on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, from 8:30 am to 2:00 pm at the President’s Conference Center West, Miller Senate Building, 11 Bladen Street Annapolis, Maryland 21401. Rural Maryland Day offers an opportunity for legislators to meet with rural constituents and stakeholders to discuss opportunities and initiatives in rural Maryland communities. The  Read the Rest…

Legislative Luncheon and Quarterly Executive Board Meeting

Join the Rural Maryland Council (RMC) for our Legislative Luncheon and Quarterly Executive Board Meeting on Friday, January 31, 2020, from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm at the Miller Senate Building, Presidents Conference Center West, 11 Bladen Street, Annapolis, Maryland 21401. Maryland Senate President Bill Ferguson will be our featured Guest Speaker. Join us as  Read the Rest…

Welcome Breakfast for Legislators

The RMC Welcome Breakfast for Legislators will be held on Friday, January 17, 2020, at the Calvert House in Annapolis, MD. The Breakfast will provide an opportunity for legislators to meet with rural stakeholders to exchange ideas and information. We look forward to connecting with you! Register to attend here. For more information or questions about the breakfast, please  Read the Rest…

Summit caps off a year of achievements: Rural Maryland Council enters 2020 re-energized & prepared to champion quality of life issues

Enhancing quality of life is a goal that’s at the heart of most policymaking regardless of whether you are working from a community or town, county, state or national perspective. for most stakeholders identifying the problems is the easy part. Finding solutions, however, is a whole other story often laden with intertwining issues like funding  Read the Rest…

Rural Maryland Council Announces 2019 Rural Impact Awards

At the Rural Maryland Council Winter Executive Board and Annual Meeting held on December 11, 2019, at the DoubleTree Hilton Hotel in Annapolis, the Council recognized the following: Outstanding Rural Community Development – Evergreen Heritage Center and Sudlersville Laundromat Outstanding Rural Volunteer – Mr. Bob Arnold Outstanding Rural Economic Development – Cecil County Office of  Read the Rest…

2019 Maryland Rural Impact Awards Criteria and Guidelines

The Rural Maryland Council (RMC) will be holding the 2019 Maryland Rural Impact Awards at the Annual Executive Board Meeting on Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 7 pm-9 pm at the DoubleTree Hilton Hotel, 210 Holiday Court, Annapolis, Maryland 21401. The awards ceremony is an opportunity to recognize individuals and organizations that have performed extraordinary acts of service to  Read the Rest…

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP): Partners for Open Space Administrative Coordination

Partners for Open Space, a statewide coalition formed to protect funding for Maryland’s land conservation programs, seeks an integrated provider of administrative and relationship management services to support its core mission. The provider will maintain Partners for Open Space’s existing stakeholder community while working to recruit and invite new organizations to the coalition. The provider  Read the Rest…

Southern Maryland Nonprofit Needs Assessment

To better understand the capacity-building needs of area nonprofits, the Community Foundation of Southern Maryland has partnered with Network for Good to administer this brief needs assessment. Your participation in this assessment will help us identify your organization’s most common challenges and opportunities for growth. Prior to beginning the assessment, please note the data-points we’ll  Read the Rest…

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