January 8, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

MCPS gets Total of $60,000 in Donations to Help Student Lunch Debt

Two Montgomery County-based businesses donated a total of $60,000 to the Montgomery County Public Schools’ (MCPS) Dine with Dignity program to help alleviate student lunch debt.  Chuck Levin’s Washington Music Center and the DARCARS Automotive Group each donated $30,000 to the program.  “It’s kind of a no-brainer. You’ve got to look after the children if […]

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January 8, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Empresarios Locales Apoyan a Estudiantes de Bajos Recursos

Empresarios locales dijeron sí y apoyaron a los estudiantes de bajos recursos que dependen de la alimentación gratuita dentro de las escuelas públicas del condado de Montgomery (MCPS). La Fundación Educativa de MCPS recibió dos importantes donativos de entidades que operan dentro del condado, y su ayuda va destinada a cancelar la deuda de almuerzo […]

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October 29, 2014 | Staff Writer

Tammy Darvish Named County Philanthropist of the Year

Darcars Automotive Group Vice President Tammy Darvish has been named the Montgomery County Philanthropist of the Year. She will receive the award tonight at the county’s Annual Celebration of Giving event taking place at the AFI Silver Theatre & Fillmore in Silver Spring. Darvish is recognized for her efforts to support many causes, including homelessness. […]

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November 26, 2013 | Sonya Burke

Executive’s Ball Recap (Video)

There was a big turnout for the  Executive’s Ball on Nov. 24 at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center. This year’s theme: “Party Arty: A Night for Creativity and Fun.” By the Numbers: Over 90 individual and corporate organizational sponsors. 950 attendees (last year there were approximately 850). Over $300,000 will be distributed […]

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May 23, 2013 | Tamika Smith

Small Business Awards Luncheon Set for May 24

Local business owners are set to be honored for their innovation during the inaugural Montgomery County Small Business Awards Luncheon. Out of 60 entries, eight winners will be revealed Friday during the awards luncheon in Bethesda. Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett (D) will join the keynote speaker Tammy Darvish who is the Executive Vice President […]

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