Raise Your Glass Wine Tasting Fundraiser

Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

At the home of the
Honorable Jeffrey Slavin in Chevy Chase
Thank you to our Premier Sponsors, Revere Bank and Ken & Julie Cook. Click here to see a complete list of our current sponsors.

Community Education

Seasons of Caring
FREE Film Screening & Discussion
Nine to Ninety

Friday, May 17th, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Arts Barn
311 Kent Square Road
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Post-film discussion moderated by Judith R. Peres, LCSW-C, acclaimed national expert in   palliative/end-of-life care policy and clinical social work. 

View Trailer HERE
Camp Erin - Spots Still Available! Sign Up Now!
Camp Erin is a  free , weekend grief camp for children, ages 6-17, who are grieving the death of someone close to them.

Friday, May 3, 4:00 pm -
Sunday, May 5, 2:00 pm

For more information,
click here  or contact
Director of Camp Erin
301-869-4673, ext. 109
Welcome New Board Members
We've pleased to introduce two of our newest Board Members, Kenneth Nelson and Vivian Bass . We value the input from all our Board Members who each bring their unique expertise and viewpoints to help guide our work.

Please be sure to check out upcoming newsletters to learn about our other new Board Members: Erin Blanding of CohnReznick, Dominque Duong of New York Life Insurance Company, Allison Henderson of Westat, and Paul Seidman of Mercer Advisors. For complete information on the CaringMatters Board of Directors, please visit our website.
Business & Community Outreach, Workforce Development & Continuing Education, Montgomery College

Senior Pastor
Seneca Community Church

Kenneth Nelson has for more than 20 years served as the director of business and community outreach at Montgomery College’s Workforce Development and Continuing Education unit. For the past 11 years, he also has served as pastor of Seneca Community Church in Germantown, MD. Kenneth's board and association experience includes American Cancer Society of North Nashville, the Black Ministers Conference of Montgomery County, Boy Scouts of America National Capital Area Council, numerous chambers of commerce, and more. Kenneth has an M.A in Communications and a B.S. Health Sciences.
CEO Emeritus,
The Jewish Foundation for Group Homes  

Vivian Bass has been committed for over 30 years to improving the quality of life, independence, community inclusion and dignity of individuals with disabilities throughout the Washington D.C. area, nationally and internationally.
She is the CEO Emeritus for The Jewish Foundation for Group Homes.

In addition to serving on the CaringMatters Board of Directors, Vivian also serves as the Chair of the Board of Trustees for Jewish Women International.

Originally from Pittsburgh, Vivian earned both her undergraduate and graduate degrees in special education from The University of Michigan. She and her husband, Dr. Raymond Bass, take great pride in their three sons, two daughters-in-law and four grandsons and cherish the blessed memory of their young daughter.

518 S. Frederick Avenue,
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
301-869-HOPE (4673)