SMCR in the News

We're in the news! SMCR is gaining notoriety, and some of our events have been covered by local publications like The Calvert County Times, The Bay Net, The Calvert Recorder and The Calvert Beacon, among others. Check out those articles by brosing the links below.

SMCR & The Newtowne Players Celebrate One Year of Partnership

The Newtowne Players and Southern Maryland Community Resources have built a partnership on song and dance...

Read the article in the Calvert Beacon
SMCR is treated to a Night on Broadway with Newtowne Players

“This was wonderful” said Susan Shannon, mother of SMCR member Melanie. “It was so relaxing to go to the show and know that my daughter can just be herself..."

Read the article from the Chamber of Commerce
Celebrating Creative Partnership in Lexington Park

The lights dimmed, the musical began and members of SMCR were treated to a slice of Broadway in Lexington Park...

Read the article in The Enterprise
Cedar Point FCU Donates $10,000 to SMCR at Bowling Night

Cedar Point CEO Charlie Roach presented a check for $10,000 on Friday to Bonnie Elward, executive director of SMCR, and members of the group's bowling...

Read the article in The Enterprise
Image In the News: SMCR has been recognized by regional publications Learn About Us ↗
  1. Solomons Island Dragon Boat Festival

    Calvert County Times, June 9, 2016

    “For fast-paced family fun, Solomons Island Dragon Boat Festival is making a splash”– Skylar Broome, The Calvert County Times

  2. #1 in USA; 13th in World

    Calvert County Times, January 21, 2016

    “Balcom has been ranked the number one visually impaired runner of his T12 classification”– Christa Dockray, The Calvert County Times

  3. Building Bridges

    Calvert County Times, January 14, 2016

    “Southern Maryland Community Resources is new but already a vital part of the community”– Christa Dockray, The Calvert County Times

Image In the News: SMCR has been recognized by regional publications Learn About Us ↗
  1. New Program Aimed at ‘People with Different Abilities’

    The Bay Net, April 23, 2014

    “Elward’s enthusiasm for [SMCR’s] program is limitless with ideas flowing from her a mile a minute. She has an active, well rounded board led Andy Geisz and more volunteers are needed.”– Dick Myers, The Bay Net

  2. First step for new Southern Maryland group

    The Calvert Recorder, February 28, 2014

    “New group sets out to promote more social and recreation opportunities for those with developmental differences…”– Susan Craton, The Calvert Recorder

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