Category Archives: Fundraiser

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

Empty Bowls Event at WLHS Raises Money for Grassroots

Empty Bowls Event at WLHS Raises Money for Grassroots

Before the holidays, the National Art Honor Society and Culinary Department at Wilde Lake High School hosted “Soup: Empty Bowls 2015,” a community fundraiser for Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center. Soups were made fresh by Culinary Department students, and the ceramic soup bowls were created by National Art Honor Society members. All of the proceeds from… Continue Reading

Breakfast with Santa on December 12 and Support Grassroots

Breakfast with Santa on December 12 and Support Grassroots

Breakfast With Santa – Santa will visit with youngsters, their parents and grandparents at “Breakfast with Santa” benefit for Grassroots on Dec. 12, 8-9 a.m., at Nordstrom Café at The Mall in Columbia. Santa will talk with youngsters and their families at their tables. Miss Julie, the Mall’s Family Fun Day entertainer, will be the… Continue Reading

Spin for Life Honors Memory of Taylor Perdue, Raises $1,800 for Grassroots

Spin for Life Honors Memory of Taylor Perdue, Raises $1,800 for Grassroots

Spin for Life, a fundraiser in memory of Elkridge resident and recent Long Reach High School graduate Taylor Perdue, who lost her life to suicide in July, raised over $1,800 for Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center. Grassroots assisted the family after Taylor’s death. The fundraiser was held at Quest Fitness in Ellicott City, where Taylor’s mother,… Continue Reading

Ride With The Heroes Attracts 350 Motorcyclists

Ride With The Heroes Attracts 350 Motorcyclists

The motorcycle ride to benefit Grassroots Crisis Intervention Center and the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation (ICISF) hosted by the Howard County Police Department and the Howard County Department of Fire & Rescue was a huge success. “Riding with the Heroes,” a ceremonial police-escorted ride led by members of the military, veterans, police, fire and… Continue Reading

Burleigh Manor Middle School Hosts Zumbathon

Burleigh Manor Middle School Hosts Zumbathon

Burleigh Manor Middle School ended the school year with a Zumbathon to raise funds for Grassroots, Howard County’s 24-hour crisis intervention center and shelter for the homeless. The school donated over $2,000 to Grassroots from various fundraisers during the school year. This is the second year that Burleigh Manor Middle School teacher Michelle Pierantozzi-Cassel, who… Continue Reading