Thank you to the participants and supporters of the 2nd Annual Walk, Run & Roll
Thank you to everyone who joined us for the 2nd Annual BAY-CSS Walk, Run & Roll in St. Mary's City on Saturday, April 19, 2014. It was a great event for a great cause. A special thank you to Commissioner Jack Russel for lending his support, and to our wonderful donors, sponsors and volunteers who helped make it all happen. Thank You!
|Photos courtesy of Ron Bailey and Brandy Blackstone
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Bay Community Support Services, Inc. (BAY-CSS) is a full service agency providing quality support services for individuals with disabilities throughout Maryland.
The services that our agency provides are designed to promote the skills of people with varying abilities, ages and life situations to live and work successfully in their communities.
The values of independence, choice and self-determination are emphasized. These services include residential support provided in agency group homes and also in privately-owned homes, employment services, nursing care, transportation, and much more.
Our services are customized to the individual's personal needs. BAYCSS serves over 194 individuals with developmental disabilities in Anne Arundel, Charles, Prince George's and St. Mary's Counties, Maryland.
We invite you to explore our site to learn more about our programs and services and to contact us with any questions you may have.
Bay Community Support Services, Inc. is a 501c3 company, a proud member of the United Way of Charles and St. Mary's Counties, and is registered with the following Charitable Campaigns:
United Way of St. Mary's 6,909.05
Combined Federal Campaign of National Capital Area (CFCNCA) 733.78
Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) 83507
Maryland Charity Campaign (MCC)- 9933
Chesapeake Area Combined Federal Campaign (CACFC) 5.77
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Ian Fairclough named to the BAY-CSS
Board of Directors
The Board of Directors of Bay Community Support Services, Inc. (BAY-CSS) is pleased to announce that Ian Fairclough of St. Mary's County has been appointed to the BAY-CSS Board of Directors. Ian comes to the BAY-CSS Board with a multitude of experience and passion advocating for people with disabilities both at a State and local level. As such, he will be participating on the Governmental Affairs Committee where he will represent BAY-CSS throughout the State.
Ian understands the issues and challenges relating to people with disabilities from a personal perspective, having received services from BAY-CSS for many years. Ian is a long-time employee at the Navy Inn on the Patuxent River Naval Base and an accomplished athlete he has won many trophies and awards for competitive swimming and Taekwondo, and he is the current State Champ for Special Olympics in the field of bocce. Ian, who is active in his community and lives in his own home, is passionate about making a difference and changing lives.
Executive Director Mitzi Bernard says, We're thrilled to have Ian on our Board of Directors and look forward to hearing his unique message representing both BAY-CSS and people with disabilities. Ian notes, that he is honored to be named to the BAY-CSS' Board of Directors, and that he will try to advocate for those who need it.
BAY-CSS Board of Directors and its Executive Director, Mitzi Bernard, would like to extend a warm welcome to Ian. Ian was appointed to the BAY-CSS Board of Directors on March 5, 2014.
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Thank You to our Supporters
Thank you to our Sponsors, Donors, and Volunteers of the 2nd Annual Walk, Run & Roll that was held in St. Mary's City on Saturday, April 19, 2014. To view a full list of the Sponsors and Donors for the event, please visit the Walk Event Website at www.baycss.org/walk.html. Click here to view a current list of our Sponsors. Click here to view a current list of our Donors. To learn more about the event or to register, please visit the Event Website at: www.baycss.org/walk.html
Thank you to PNC Bank. Their generous grant donation of $5,000 was used to help rehabilitate a BAY-CSS group home in Gambrills, Maryland where four gentlemen with disabilities live. The home renovations included the removal of a hazardous porch and the replacement of the home's roof.
- To CACI for their generous donation of $3,000 through the CACI Cares Program. Their generous contribution will go toward replacing damaged flooring in a residential group home in Anne Arundel County.
To the incredible staff at the Rod N' Reel Restaurant in Chesabeake Beach, Maryland for helping to make the 2013 BAY-CSS Employee Appreciation Banquet such a wonderful event.
The Golfers, Donors, Sponsors and Volunteers
of the 8th Annual BAYCSS Golf Tournament, held on Friday, September 13th at Compass Pointe Golf Links in Pasadena, Maryland. Visit the Golf Information Page
for more information about the event (and the upcoming 9th Annual Golf Tournament scheduled for September 8th at the Golf Club at South River in Edgewater, Maryland) - including the full list of Donors and Sponsors. Click here to view images from the event
To the generous donors who contributed to Bay Community Support Services through the Anne Arundel Cares Online Fundraising Event.
To the generous volunteers who helped perform yard care at our Lisa Way Residential Group Home in Waldorf, Maryland during the annual Day of Caring Event sponsored by the United Way of Charles County that was
held on Thursday, September 12th in Waldorf, Maryland. Thank you also to Dayle Hadden of United Way of Charles County for her help in organizing the event.
To the wonderful volunteers from CACI who helped perform maintenance and repairs at our Belaire Group Home in California, Maryland and the cleaning of our agency vehicles at their Lexington Park Office during the annual Day of Caring Event held on Friday, September 6th and sponsored by the United Way of St. Mary's County. Thank you also to Jennifer Hollingsworth of United Way of St. Mary's for her help in organizing the event.
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