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Spring is less than a week away! And what better way to roll into the new season than with a warm bowl of soup, live entertainment, and local artwork…all while benefiting TWO local non-profits?! The 2016 Empty Bowl Project will … Continue reading →
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The Art League of Ocean City is joining forces with First Shore Federal Bank and Diakonia to fight hunger this winter with their 3rd Annual Empty Bowl Project. Sponsored by First Shore Federal Bank, hosted by the Art League of … Continue reading →
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ShoreBread Visits the Ocean City Center for the Arts, Making Pottery Bowls for the 2015 Empty Bowl Project
The Empty Bowl Project is officially underway! 14, one-hour pottery sessions are being held over the next few months, giving people the chance to make a bowl to either purchase or donate to the event. The Empty Bowl Dinner will be held March 21. For $20, you will receive soup, bread and dessert courtesy of generous local restaurants, along with raffles and live music…all for a good cause! Continue reading →
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The holiday season is ALL ABOUT GIVING. Finding the perfect present for family and friends, giving your extra time to spend it with people you might not see enough… but what’s just as important that some might forget, is giving back to your community. com·mu·ni·ty noun – A feeling of fellowship with others, as a result of sharing common attitudes, interests and goals. Most seem to forget how important … READ MORE
From the outside, Diakonia appears to be little more than an average West Ocean City home. What you’ll find inside however is a veritable safe haven for those in need. Food, housing and an extra helping of hope are just … Continue reading →
West Ocean City’s Diakonia: 40 Years of Service Providing Shelter, Food, and a Way Forward for Those Facing Hardship
Just off the busy artery of Golf Course Road in West Ocean City, MD—which leads to waterfront restaurants, marinas, and million dollar homes in many directions—sits what appears to be a white two-story single-family home. Go back the gravel driveway and you see it’s actually a main house plus cottages, and within those walls 32 Continue Reading