Category Archives: Fundraiser

Seasons 52 Hosts Santa at Breakfast for Families

Seasons 52 Hosts Santa at Breakfast for Families

Santa visited with youngsters, their parents and grandparents at “Breakfast with Santa” at sold-out events Dec. 2 and 9, at Seasons 52 restaurant at The Mall in Columbia. Miss Julie, the Mall’s Family Fun Day entertainer, was the hostess of the breakfast. “Breakfast with Santa” benefits Grassroots, Howard County’s 24-hour crisis intervention center and shelter… Continue Reading

Holiday Food And Wine Tasting Raises Funds For Grassroots

Holiday Food And Wine Tasting Raises Funds For Grassroots

Almost $8,000 was raised at the 3rd Annual Women Leaders for Grassroots Holiday Food and Wine Tasting hosted by Whole Foods Market Columbia, which donated the space and the food. Decanter Fine Wines donated the wines for sampling. Executive Director Ayesha Holmes provides an update on activities at Grassroots, Howard County’s 24-hour crisis intervention center… Continue Reading

The Church at Covenant Park Hosts “7 Decades of Rock” Concert

The Covenant Band recently presented “7 Decades of Rock” benefit concert for Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center at The Church at Covenant Park in Ellicott City. Band members included Kevin Suffecool on keys and vocals, Carol Frazier on piano, Jerry Geisler on bass, Ken Harvey on rhythm guitar, Ron Gray on drums, percussionist Gregory Washington, lead… Continue Reading

Hunger &Homelessness Awareness Week Drive Seeks Donations of Breakfast Items to Families in Grassroots Shelter

Hunger &Homelessness Awareness Week Drive Seeks Donations of Breakfast Items to Families in Grassroots Shelter

Howard County Councilmember Dr. Calvin Ball is calling upon the community to observe national Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week Nov. 11-19, by joining the “Breakfast for Grassroots” campaign to feed shelter residents. Grassroots provides 24-hour crisis intervention, suicide prevention, and support to individuals and families with a personal, situational, mental health or shelter crisis. Ball… Continue Reading

Soup’r Sundae is Super Successful

Soup’r Sundae is Super Successful

The ninth annual Soup‘r Sundae fundraiser for Grassroots attracted over 600 attendees for an afternoon of family fun, soup prepared by area restaurants and all the ice cream you could eat, as well as a silent auction with over 250 baskets. The event raised more than $37,000. The event was hosted by Wilde Lake High… Continue Reading

Soup’r Sundae Set for April 2

Soup’r Sundae Set for April 2

The Faith Community Partnership of Bethany United Methodist Church and Glen Mar United Methodist Church and Wilde Lake High School are hosting the ninth annual Soup‘r Sundae, a family event featuring soups prepared by area restaurants, as a fundraiser for Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center on Sunday, April 2, from noon-3 p.m., at Wilde Lake High… Continue Reading

Matzohball 5K Attracts Families, Raises Funds for Grassroots

Matzohball 5K Attracts Families, Raises Funds for Grassroots

Temple Isaiah sponsored its 12th Annual Matzohball 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run Sunday, June 5, at beautiful Centennial Park, where participants ran around the lake. The family event also attracted people to the wellness festival that accompanied the running event. Proceeds went to HopeWorks, Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center and to Temple Isaiah. Brenda von… Continue Reading

“Get Your Glo On” Middle School Fundraiser for Grassroots is May 21.

“Get Your Glo On” Middle School Fundraiser for Grassroots is May 21.

“Get Your Glo On” presented by the Horizon Council students: Saturday, May 21, 7:30-10 p.m., Columbia Gym, 6151 Day Long Lane, Clarksville. Party for middle school students includes carnival games, dodge ball, DJ, refreshments and glo face paint. Tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door. Proceeds benefit Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center. Students… Continue Reading

Soup’r Sundae is Super and Successful

Soup’r Sundae is Super and Successful

The eighth annual Soup‘r Sundae fundraiser for Grassroots attracted over 600 attendees for an afternoon of family fun, soup prepared by area restaurants and all the ice cream you could eat, as well as a silent auction with over 200 baskets. The event was hosted by Wilde Lake High School and The Faith Community Partnership… Continue Reading

Registration is OPEN for the 5th Annual Glen Mar Golf Classic

Registration is OPEN for the 5th Annual Glen Mar Golf Classic

Registration is open for the 5th Annual Glen Mar Golf Classic, set for Monday, April 25, at the Timbers of Troy Golf Course in Elkridge.  The event, hosted by Glen Mar United Methodist Church, will benefit Grassroots. The tournament includes a continental breakfast, silent auction, and luncheon.  In addition to trophies for the three foursomes… Continue Reading