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ChesMRC on ABC News (WMDT Salisbury)

Check out ChesMRC on ABC News : EASTON, Md. – On Tuesday, the Trump Administration ended a federal program known as the Deferred Action for Childhoood Arrivals, called DACA. It was an announcement that left many questioning their fate. Many now are confused, wondering what their next steps will be. But Chesapeake Multicultural Resource Center in Talbot County is […]

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ChesMRC hires P/T Haitian Translator thanks to Judy Center

As we have seen over recent months, immigration issues have continuously been at the forefront of our national news. ChesMRC has become the primary source of information and referrals on immigration issues in the Upper Shore and is now reaching several regions of Delaware to the Lower Shore. Recently, ChesMRC has been working more and […]

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Cultural Competency & Interpreter Program funds new coordinator

ChesMRC has received funding from Talbot County Department of Social Services, Talbot County Health Department and Talbot County Public Schools, to initiate the Interagency Cultural Competency and Interpreter Program. With this funding, ChesMRC has hired a new coordinator to develop and cultivate the program throughout the Midshore. Welcome Lorelly Solano to the ChesMRC family! Originally […]

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Welcome Victoria Gomez Lozano to ChesMRC!

Thanks to the out pour of support ChesMRC received in June to expand our capacity, we are happy to announce we received enough funding to hire our new full-time Hispanic Outreach Coordinator. Originally from Mexico and fluent in both English and Spanish, Victoria brings years of knowledge and experience in understanding and assisting the Hispanic […]

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Emergency fund initiated for undocumented immigrants

For more information or to contribute to the ChesMRC Family Support Fund, visit the GoFundMe page at www.gofundme.com/chesmrc-family-support-fund  

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Talbot Family Network awards ChesMRC Healthy Habits Grant

ChesMRC was recently awarded funding from Talbot Family Network (TFN) for the FY 2018 Healthy Habits Program. The Healthy Habits Program will be implemented in conjunction with the ChesMRC after-school program integrating enrichment lessons focusing on hunger and nutrition for grades 1-5. The program targets Free and Reduced Price Meals Program (FARMs) children with research based nutrition […]

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ChesMRC continues Year 2 Contract with SEEDCO – Connecting Kids to Coverage

As part of the Medicare Access and CHIP Re-authorization Act (MACRA) “Connecting Kids to Coverage” program, Structured Employment Economic Development Corporation (SEEDCO) has contracted with ChesMRC for 2 years to assist with outreach, education, enrollment and re-certification services regarding health insurance for children and their families in both Talbot and Caroline counties. The program focuses […]

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ChesMRC Receives Challenge Grant Opportunity

Easton, Maryland, May 2, 2017 –In response to recent press releases and efforts to expand capacity to help individuals and families in our community, The Chesapeake Multicultural Resource Center (ChesMRC) has been offered, through a gracious donor, a $15,000.00 Challenge Grant Opportunity. ChesMRC is currently seeking $50,000.00 to expand its capacity by hiring a full […]

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Women & Girls Fund Awards Grant to ChesMRC

The Chesapeake Multicultural Resource Center (ChesMRC) was one of 16 Mid-Shore non profit organizations to receive a grant from the Women & Girls Fund (W&G) this year. Awarded during the 15th annual spring luncheon held on April 24th, the grant, totaling $2,250.00 will support ChesMRC’s new “ESL Computer Literacy” initiative for mother’s of ChesMRC’s afterschool students. Estela […]

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