Quantcast

Latest Gaithersburg, Maryland Stories

2011-08-08 07:30:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sodexo, Inc., leader in Quality of Daily Life Solutions, announced today that it has been selected by the United States Marine Corps for a contract for up to seven years to provide food services at 20 Marine Corps garrison mess halls in the west coast of the U.S., valued at $766 million in revenues over the life of the contract. "We are very pleased and proud that the Marine Corps recognized Sodexo's exceptional breadth and expertise in...

2011-06-09 14:00:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jonathan Crider, 17, of Marlow, Oklahoma, has been spreading awareness of childhood hunger for the past five years. His signature event is the Lawton Food 4 Kids Rock-A-Thon, which rallies the entire community to fundraise for the Lawton Food 4 Kids organization and Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma. Crider is among the five recipients selected from more than 7000 applicants for a national $5,000 Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger Scholarship from the...

2011-06-09 14:00:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Amy and Emma Bushman, 10, of Cincinnati, Ohio, are the founders of Bake Me Home; an organization that provides tote bags filled with homemade cookie mix, baking supplies and a gift card to the local grocery for families that are moving out of local homeless shelters. The Bushman twins are among the five recipients selected from more than 7000 applicants for a national $5,000 Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger Scholarship from the Sodexo Foundation,...


Word of the Day
bellycheer
  • Good cheer; viands.
  • To revel; to feast.
The word 'bellycheer' may come from 'belle cheer', "good cheer".
Related