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Congratulations to Samantha Meis, Bohemia Manor High School. Throughout her high school career, Samantha was an active member of an organization called “Drug Free Cecil”. She attended multiple youth leadership conferences to create anti-drug and alcohol campaigns. These PSAs aired … Continue reading
Congratulations to Mariya Klochkova, Quince Orchard High School. In recent years, Mariya made significant contributions to the fight against tobacco, primarily through her work with the Montgomery County for Health Organization. For example, she actively participated in a video campaign, … Continue reading
The 2020 recipient of the Elizabeth Ann Frist Memorial Scholarship is Prescilia Johnson, Clarksburg High School. Prescilia was very active in her high school’s SGA, during which time she advocated against tobacco and drug use. Prescilia also volunteered her time … Continue reading
We are proud to announce that Sage Leonard from Bohemia Manor High School is our 2019 recipient of the Elizabeth Ann Frist Memorial Scholarship. As a member of the Cecil County Youth Leadership Program, Sage worked to advocate for drug … Continue reading
Last month, Gram’s Promise once again sponsored a Christmas tree in support of the Kennedy Krieger Institute and the “Festival of Trees”. Our 2018 “Patriotic Tree” caught the attention of many attendees and sold for $175! Special thanks to Steph … Continue reading
Our 2018 scholarship winner is Jane Bailey from Leonardtown High School. Jane’s application was most impressive! In 2017, Jane worked closely with the St. Mary’s County Health Department to further the priorities of the organization. As part of the Tobacco … Continue reading
For all those applying for the 2018 offering of the Elizabeth Ann Frist Memorial Scholarship, please note that all applications are due in by April 20th. The application can be found under our “Scholarships” tab. Completed applications should be sent … Continue reading
Congratulations to Lauren Bishop, Liberty High School. Lauren’s application was most impressive. We wish her well as she transitions to Indiana University this Fall. Thanks to all that applied!
Applications have been reviewed, and Gram’s Promise has selected one outstanding applicant to receive the 2017 offering of the Elizabeth Ann Frist Memorial Scholarship. Our winner will be notified over the next few weeks. Thank you to all those that … Continue reading
Gram’s Promise is happy to announce that we won the “Chairman’s Choice” award for 4 foot trees at this year’s Festival of Trees, sponsored by the Kennedy Krieger Institute. This year’s entry was titled, Jingle Shells!