Young professionals from the Lancaster office of RKL LLP visited Wickersham Elementary in the School District of Lancaster on Sept. 9 to deliver school supplies donated as part of the firm's annual school supply drive. Pictured with Wickersham students, back row, from left, are Jeremy Witmer of RKL's Business Consulting Services Group and Rachel Horst, Steve Roth and Alison Dowdrick of RKL's Audit Services Group. CONTINUE READING
Dr. Michael B. Younes from Martin Foot and Ankle helped raised more than $100,000 for the Young Survival Coalition during the Tour De Pink bike ride in September. Dr. Younes and his team, The Clydesdales, participate in the 220-mile bike ride annually, but this year they raised the most funds compared to the other teams. They had a new member join their 28 rider team: a woman stricken with breast cancer for a second time, with metastases to her bone and liver.
First Capital Engineering participated in a casual day on Sept. 29 in an effort to raise money for the Margaret E. Moul Home, a local long-term care facility providing services for adults with special needs such as cerebral palsy and spina bifida. The York County-based civil engineering firm raised over $325. Pictured, from left, are some of the participants: Joe Gurney, Scott Gunnet, Diane Kosicki, Diane Phan, Cheryl Frazer, Erin Thomas, Jacob Dortch, company President John Luciani, Mike White, Paul Shaefer, and Tom Fox.
Associates in Ahold USA's produce department recently donated $2,500 to Project SHARE. Pictured from left behind the check are Elaine Livas, Project SHARE; Dave Lessard, vice president of produce, Ahold USA; Joe Kloza, Project SHARE; and Rob Palmeri, category manager, produce merchandising, Ahold USA, along with the entire produce merchandising team. The donation was the result of a department decorating contest at the Ahold USA corporate office located at 1149 Harrisburg Pike, Carlisle.
Employees from Brechbill & Helman Construction Company Inc. participated in the fifth annual Diakon Outdoor Adventure Challenge in Boiling Springs on Sept. 17. It was the company’s third year participating in the event as a Trail Marker sponsor. Pictured from left are Kristi Meier, Morgan Hukill, April Knepper and Deb Cordell.
The Paxton Presbyterian Church will receive $1,000 and Shalom House will receive $500 after a volunteer from each organization received Rotary Club of Harrisburg's “Service Above Self Award'' for 2016. Barbara Greenwood of Paxton Presbyterian and Marsha Fortney of Shalom House, a shelter for women and children, received the annual award this week during a lunch meeting of the Rotary Club of Harrisburg at the Harrisburg Hilton. Pictured from left are Fortney, J. Stephen Feinour, Harrisburg Rotary president, and Greenwood.
With contributions by Red Lion Chevrolet, its customers and neighbors, General Manager Wes McCullar delivered 15 bags of new school supplies to the Red Lion Area School District. The supplies will be used by students in need. Pictured from left are McCullar; Kim Schlemmer, assistant superintendent, Red Lion Area School District; and Libby Stambaugh, principal, Pleasant View Elementary School.
On Sept. 8, Belco Community Credit Union employees attended a Lancaster Barnstormers game and donated $300 to Our Lady of Angels Little League team as part of a Little League fundraiser. Belco will partner with the Barnstormers to help revamp the Ephrata Baseball Little League field for next year’s baseball season.