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Response to New Spire Arts Article by Kate Masters

Local Editorial Frederick News-Post Editorial Board: March 9, 2019By: Leigh Adams, Ausherman Family FoundationThis is in response to the News-Post article that was published March 6 regarding the partnership between New Spire Arts (NSA) and the YMCA. As a...

Nonprofit Seeks Artists for Temporary Mural in Downtown Frederick

Pictured: 69 N. Market St, Downtown Frederick By: CJ Fairfield, Frederick News-Post March 6, 2019 The Ausherman Family Foundation is seeking proposals from artists to add a temporary mural at 69 S. Market St. in downtown Frederick. The building housed a...

AFF Helps Weinberg Upgrade Theatre Projector System

Pictured: Ausherman Family Foundation Trustee, Joe Welty, left, presents a general grant check to Weinberg Center for the Arts Executive Theater Manager, John Healey, middle, and Board President, Brian Ropp, right. The Ausherman Family Foundation, a...

Grantee Spotlight: Blessings In A Backpack

Blessings In A Backpack Volunteers pack weekend bags for students at Ballenger Creek Elementary School. Ausherman Family Foundation awarded Blessings In A Backpack with a $10,000 General Grant to fund operating costs. Blessings in a Backpack, Frederick, MD...

FCC Students Advance With Building Trade Scholarships

Felix Maqueda (left) and Dawson Nash (right) of Frederick Community College Ausherman Family Foundation is honored to support Frederick Community College with a $60,000 General Grant for the Building Trades Scholarship. Last year, FCC awarded 61 Frederick...

STAGES Names Ausherman Theatre

Pictured: Justin Ausherman, Lauren Ausherman, Jay Browning, Kari Browning, Nyle DiMarco, Renee Lopez, Marvin AushermanPictured: Jonathan Warner, New Spire Arts Board MemberPC: Originations Photography Ausherman Family Foundation is humbled by the naming of...

Frederick Rescue Mission Opens Remodeled Kitchen

Pictured: Jake Sexton, right, case manager for the Changed Life Recovery Program, and Matthew Benoit, left, who assists with the program, look Wednesday at some of the equipment that is part of the redesigned kitchen at the Frederick Rescue Mission.Staff...

October Executive Director Breakfast

On Tuesday, October 9, guest speakers from Dynamic Consulting and Accounting, LLC presented at the Ausherman Family Foundation Executive Director Breakfast. Frederick County nonprofit leaders had the opportunity to network and share stories and ideas about...

Grantee Spotlight: Mission of Mercy

Mission of Mercy seeks to restore dignity and "healing through love" by providing free primary health care, dental care and prescription medicines to the under- and uninsured at their mobile medical clinics. Ausherman Family Foundation was honored to...

Frederick County Organizations Expand Access to Arts Education

Pictured: Mackenzie Clark, instructor for the YMCA Checcheti Grade 2 Ballet Class.Photo By: Graham Cullen, Frederick News-Post By: Kate Masters, Frederick News-PostSeptember 12, 2018Within the first few years of founding the Frederick Children’s Chorus,...

Lori Perkins Receives Touching Lives Award

Lori Perkins, Grants Coordinator, Ausherman Family Foundation Lori Perkins, Grants Coordinator of the Ausherman Family Foundation, was recently presented with the Touching Lives Award. This event is presented by the Frederick Nonprofit Alliance at the...