LAA’s classes have created important sustaining projects, community events and foundations that have become an integral part of the community and touched many lives every year.
Pass, Pick & Play
Providing gently used sports equipment to the youth of Anne Arundel County.
A Smartphone application which will be installed at the County 911 District Dispatch Center and will enable citizens that subscribe (at no cost) to be alerted whenever there is a sudden cardiac arrest within 1,000 feet of their location
21st Century Education Foundation
This nonprofit raises funds to be distributed throughout County schools in the form of mini-grants, technology and incentives.
Battle of the Bands
This annual event sells out Maryland Hall every year with proceeds dedicated to music departments at the winning schools throughout the county.
The Cliff R. Roop Cardiac Support and Education Foundation – This foundation literally saves lives with the installation of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) throughout Anne Arundel County.
Operation Green Thumb
A simple idea with a great impact: recycling programs at two city parks that fund youth scholarships.
LAA grads initiated this peer court to give teens a second chance and an opportunity to learn from their mistakes instead of earning a criminal record.
Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center
Its LAA inspired Mentoring Roundtable project is a component of this premier volunteer connector group in Anne Arundel County and the City of Annapolis.
Additional Projects include:
The Lifetime Chronicles Program:
A Joint Effort of Hospice of the Chesapeake & the AACo Public Schools System 2002
A 6th grade program at Hilltop Elementary School
Annapolis Leadership Zone
Emergency Kits for Seniors:
A partnership with Partners in Care 2006
Career Awareness for Eight Graders 2004
AA Community Corporations Classrooms
Bridges to Success:
A High School-to-College Transition Program 1996
Computer Technician Training Program – CAT North
Glen Burine High School Advisory Board 1998
Workforce 2000 – Business Summit
Anne Arundel Youth Charitable Initiative (AAYCI) 2004
Suits for Success 2004
Village Center Teen Mentoring Project 2004
Children’s Theater of Annapolis
Germantown Elementary School Chess Club 2004
LAA Day Projects 2003
Celebrate Leadership 2002
Anne Arundel County Mentoring Roundtable 2003
Middle School After-School Drama Residency 2002
Exploring & Promoting Volunteerism Across the Ages in AACo 2007
Voice of the People 2007
Youth Sports & Character Development Camp 2007
Road to College-How To NLA 2007
What is My Bag:
Mentorship for Middle School Students NLA 2007
In addition there are many volunteer positions available through the Anne Arundel County Volunteer Center. You can contact the Center by calling 410 897-9207 or going to www.aacvc.org.