Maryland Education Foundation Grants $17,822

Monday, March 18, 2013

At what Chairman Dave Allegretto called the group's "favorite" event of the year, the Ocean City (Md.) Education Foundation gave away $17,822 in educational grants on Friday.

The Foundation is a group of citizens, parents and business leaders that holds fundraisers throughout the year to "enhance and expand opportunities for the Ocean City School District students."

Grant awards announced on Friday in a morning ceremony at Ocean City High School covered all three Ocean City schools — ranging from a new dance floor for the dance fitness program in the high school's successful School Choice program to a new scoreboard for use in Intermediate School and community athletic events and classes to laptop computers for use by first-graders at the Primary School.

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