Wicomico GOING PURPLE–September 2019

We are going purple!!!  Check out the LIVING PURPLE page and our Facebook page to see photos. Yard Signs are in at Minuteman Press and light bulbs available at ED Supply.  Check out the SHOP page for purple items to show your support!  T-shirts still available at the Salisbury Chamber of Commerce.

Avery Hall Insurance Agency Donation

 

Wicomico Goes Purple is proud  to announce that  Avery W. Hall Insurance Agency has joined our list of supporters by becoming a Gold Sponsor with a donation of $2000.     Pictured are Kevin Hayes COO,  Kathy Bennett VP, Stephanie Willey, Chair Wicomico Goes Purple,  Karri Todd Account Executive,   Jill Long CFO,  and Bill Chambers, CEO Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce.  Wicomico Goes Purple is an addiction awareness campaign focusing on the dangers of substance misuse.    Wicomico County will be “Going Purple” in the month of September which is National Recovery Month.

Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore Donation

We are so excited to announce that The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore  awarded  a grant to WGP to support the fight against addiction in our community.    Picture are Erica Joseph, CFES President, Stephanie Willey, Chair of Wicomico  Goes Purple,  and Bill Chambers, CEO Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce.

 

The Wicomico Goes Purple Steering Committee is grateful for the support of The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore.

Perdue Farms Donation

Stephanie Willey, Local Sales Manager from Comcast Spotlight and Project Chair for the 2019 Wicomico Goes Purple initiative, accepts a check for two-thousand dollars from Perdue Farms,  Hollie Seaton, Perdue Farms Senior Manager of Engagement and Inclusion to kick start this important initiative for Wicomico County. Wicomico Goes Purple and partners like Perdue Farms, will focus attention on the opioid crisis and the dangers of substance abuse through efforts including prevention, treatment, and recovery. The kick off ceremony for Wicomico Goes Purple will take place pregame, on August 31st at the Shorebirds stadium. Game time on August 31st is set for 7:00PM.