You’ve heard about #BlackFriday and #CyberMonday, but what about #GivingTuesday? Help The Coordinating Center raise funds for The Family Resource Fund by making a donation or purchasing tickets to celebrate Giving Tuesday!
We can’t wait to bring our community together to support our mission of partnering with people of all ages and abilities and those who support them in the community to achieve their aspirations for independence, health and meaningful community life.
Tickets on sale now through December 11th.
Give the gift that keeps on giving and enter to win a gift basket or gift valued at $75 or more!
Choose from 14 different themed baskets/gifts:
- Edenbrook Vineyards Wine and Snacks - A luxurious ensemble designed for the discerning palate. This elegant package features exquisite bottles of Edenbrook Cabernet, Chardonnay, and Merlot, perfect for wine enthusiasts. Accompanied by a tantalizing assortment of sesame crackers, smoked Gouda cheese spread, and succulent olives, it promises a symphony of flavors. Indulge in the rich, velvety taste of Lindt milk chocolate truffles and the delicate sweetness of madeleine cakes, creating a delightful dessert experience. With a careful selection of gourmet treats, this basket is a true embodiment of sophistication and taste, making it an ideal gift for wine lovers and connoisseurs of fine cuisine.
- Cheers Moscato Wine Gift Basket - Uncork the joy with a bottle of Windwhistle Red Moscato, a delightful, fruity wine that tantalizes the taste buds. Enjoy the experience in two stylish pink plastic wine glasses, adding a touch of elegance to your sips. Dive into the world of premium chocolates with a selection of Ghirardelli chocolate squares, offering a symphony of rich flavors. Indulge in the irresistible combination of walnut cookies, a perfect blend of crunch and sweetness, and Chocomod French dark chocolate-covered marshmallows, delivering a heavenly melt-in-your-mouth experience. This curated collection is a true celebration of sweet pleasures, making it an ideal gift for those who appreciate the finer things in life. Cheers to exquisite taste and delightful moments!
- Relax and Reflect - Immerse yourself in relaxation and self-care with our Relax and Reflect Gift Basket, a sanctuary of serenity and mindfulness. Unwind in the gentle glow of scented candles, letting their soothing ambiance fill the air. Indulge your senses with an array of aromatherapy and spa items, designed to rejuvenate the body and soul. Wrap yourself in the warmth of a soft shawl, allowing its comforting embrace to cocoon you in tranquility. Capture your thoughts and dreams in the pages of a journal, penning down your innermost reflections. Engage your mind with puzzle books, providing endless hours of entertainment and mental stimulation. This thoughtfully curated basket is a sanctuary of peace, inviting you to relax, reflect, and rejuvenate, making it a perfect gift for anyone in need of a little self-care and relaxation.
- Adventure Gift Basket - Take a road trip to West Virginia. With this basket you'll have everything you need to jump in the car and head to the slopes. Packed with trail mix, warm socks, hand warmers, a big tumbler, bath salts, gift card for coffee plus Ski Lift Tickets to Timberline Mountain.
- A Night In - A treasure trove of relaxation and indulgence. Curl up under the soft embrace of warm blankets, creating a cozy haven just for you. Let the worries of the day melt away as you sip on fine wine, savoring its rich notes and exquisite taste. Pamper yourself with luxurious spa items, transforming your space into a serene retreat. Embark on a cinematic adventure with a Netflix gift card, unlocking a universe of movies and series. Indulge your sweet tooth with an assortment of delectable candies, adding a touch of sweetness to your night. This carefully curated basket is an invitation to unwind, offering the perfect ingredients for a blissful night in, making it an ideal gift for those seeking relaxation and a break from the everyday hustle.
- Coffee Lover's Delight - This carefully curated collection is a paradise for coffee enthusiasts, featuring charming coffee-themed hand towels, classic coffee and espresso mugs, espresso spoons, coffee and sugar canisters, milk frother and a coffee grinder for the freshest brew. Dive into a world of flavors with gourmet coffee blends, premium beans, and a variety of syrups, complemented by sweet treats. A gift card to a favorite coffee shop ensures endless caffeinated delights. This indulgent package is a coffee lover's dream, capturing the essence of the ultimate brew experience in one delightful basket.
- Boards In A Box Gift Card - Indulge in an exquisite charcuterie experiences with a $80 gift card to Boards in a Box, a passionate purveyor of culinary delights proudly serving Baltimore City and its neighboring counties. Specializing in stunning charcuterie arrangements, they offer everything from individual servings to sprawling grazing tables as long as 12 feet! In a significant milestone, Boards in a Box opened their doors to their first brick-and-mortar shop in Highlandtown in September 2022, becoming a haven for charcuterie enthusiasts. Here, they showcase the artistry and craftsmanship behind their offerings, making every visit a delightful journey into the world of gourmet delights. Perfect for anyone who appreciates the finer things in life, this gift card promises a culinary adventure filled with flavors and presentations that truly redefine the art of charcuterie.
- Celebrating Happy Days - An assortment of our most favorite things that make us happy and puts a smile on our face!
- The Big Bean - Beans and goodies from local coffee shop in Severna Park.
- Game Night -Create unforgettable family memories! Packed with enticing treats (s’mores kit with indoor tabletop s’more maker) and captivating games (e.g., Jenga, Do you Really Know Your Family, What Do You Meme? Stratego, Connect Four, Clue, Trouble) and puzzles! This basket is your ticket to endless laughter, friendly competition, and quality bonding time.
- Steeplechase Vineyards California Trio - Elevate your senses with our Steeplechase Vineyards California Trio Gift Basket, a harmonious blend of exquisite wines and gourmet delicacies. Indulge in the rich, velvety notes of Steeplechase Vineyards Cabernet, where raspberry flavors intertwine with dark chocolate accents, or savor the buttery nuances of Chardonnay and the smoothness of Merlot with red plum and herbaceous undertones. This trio of exceptional wines forms the heart of the basket, complemented by an array of delectable treats. Delight your taste buds with walnut cookies, crackers, and a smoked Gouda cheese spread. Discover the natural sweetness of organic dried figs and the vibrant flavors of basil thyme artichoke snacks. Accompanying this culinary delight are fruit-filled puff pastries and the melt-in-your-mouth pleasure of Lindt milk chocolate truffles. To complete the experience, three exquisite extra virgin olive oils add a touch of sophistication. Perfect for wine enthusiasts and food lovers alike, this gift basket promises an unforgettable journey through the flavors of California's finest offerings.
- Straightforward Self-Soothing - After a long day of caring for other, make sure you care for yourself and indulge in this soothing basket that is sure to reset the most difficult day.
- Spend the Season ($pend the $eason) - Tis the Season! In need of some extra funds this holiday? We got you covered. Just a swipe away.
- Reading & Relaxation - Relax at home with this seasonal basket. Indulge in a glass of wine with your new gnome friend. Can’t choose between red or white? You have both in this basket—Oaks Canyon Red Blend and Fifty Provinces Chardonnay. Both go great with the assortment of cookies and candies in this basket. Do your best Martha Stewart impression while decorating for the holidays with these kitchen towels and potholders. So cute! And when you’re done, toss the sparkling bath bomb into the tub for a relaxing soak. Don’t forget to grab a great book before you splash down! We’ve included New York Times Best Seller, “Lessons in Chemistry” to enjoy.
Winners Announced on December 15th!
- Winners will also receive an email from Heidi Falter at Hfalter@CoordinatingCenter.org with instructions for basket/gift pick up or delivery.
- Baskets may be picked up the week of December 19th from The Coordinating Center, 8531 Veterans Highway, Millersville, MD 21108.
- Some baskets may be delivered if within a 20 mile radius from The Coordinating Center or mailed if the item is a gift certificate (vs. an actual basket).
Thank you to the following Teams and Committees at The Coordinating Center who donated a gift basket or gift:
Care Management Division:
REM Program - Blue Team
Community Health Division
Corporate Development Team
Marketing and Communications Department
Information Services Department
Service Coordination Division:
Community First Programs (CFP) Committee
CFP Consultant Team
CFP: Violet and Rose Teams
Autism Waiver Services Team
Family Resource Fund
Where your money goes:
Your contribution truly makes a difference!
100% of the dollars raised support individuals served by The Coordinating Center.
When a child or an adult with a disability or complex medical need is in need of financial assistance, The Coordinating Center's Family Resource Fund is there to lend a hand. With nearly 10,000 people served year-round, it is critical that we grow this fund so we can continue to provide vital services and supports:
- Adaptive/medical equipment
- Dental/vision care
- Pharmacy/medical supplies
- Assistive technology
- Summer camp
- Rapid rehousing and critical housing services
- And other critical needs or items that improve a person's quality of life
Learn more about The Family Resource Fund Here.