Campaign ‘Quarterbacks’ at Johns Hopkins University Rely on Strong Teammates to Carry the Ball
Ian Reynolds and Kathleen Crostic know well the power of teamwork. Now in their fourth year collaborating as partners stewarding the United Way of Central Maryland campaign at Johns Hopkins University (JHU), Ian and Kathleen have a unique challenge to set the tone for each year’s campaign and inspire their colleagues to meet the challenges of a new fundraising goal each year.
Flying Pumpkins Bring Community Together to Give Back
What do flying pumpkins have to do with giving back to those in need? For most of us, nothing obvious comes to mind, but just ask Dierdre Crowl and she will have a completely different answer. Dierdre, now in her seventh year as coordinator for KCI Technologies’ company-wide United Way of Central Maryland workplace giving campaign, has been chief organizer for what has become the company’s signature event in their campaign – the now infamous Oktoberfest Pumpkin Chunking Contest.
For Angelo Knox, every day starts with the challenge of seeing that families teetering on the brink of homelessness are able to remain in their homes and achieve self-sufficiency. Behind his laid back, calm demeanor is a man who is determined to succeed.
Angelo, a United Way of Central Maryland Case Manager for the Henderson Hopkins program on the east side of Baltimore, plays an integral role in the Family Stability Initiative. He is tireless in his efforts, not only working closely with families, but also immersing himself in the community.
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