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Support the 55+Games at Brandywine

Brandywine Living will host the 55 Plus Games on Thursday June 16th from 930am – 200pm.  Help to support this event by becoming an event sponsor or volunteer.  Brandywine has been a long time supporter of the MGCA.

For more information call Erin O’Neill at 215 591 4000


Event Volunteer and Sponsorship Forms


Shirley’s Run funds to be presented to Animal Rescue

MGCA’s Shirley’s Run funds to be presented to Animal Rescue and Service Organization on February 25, 2014
At the MGCA monthly lunch / networking meeting, on February 25th, Ross Schriftman of Maple Glen will present checks to the Montgomery County SPCA, Bucks County SPCA and Spay and Save from the Shirley Schriftman Fund for Animals; a donor advised fund held by the Montgomery County Foundation. at the monthly meeting of the Maple Glen Community Association at the organizations monthly lunch meeting to be held at Brandywine Dresher Estates, 1405 Limekiln Pike in Dresher. The meeting begins at 11:45 a.m. and ends at 1 p.m.
The proceeds were raised from Shirley’s 5K Run and One Mile Dog Walk held last August in Maple Glen.  The run and dog walk is an annual project of the Maple Glen Community Association and honors the memory of Shirley Schriftman; long time resident and animal lover.  Mrs. Schriftman died in 2009 from Alzheimer’s.
“I am so thankful to our volunteers, sponsors, runners and dog walkers for their support.” said Ross Schriftman.  “Last year’s event was the most successful so far and we could not have done it without the great help we received from so many people.”
 Reservations for the luncheon and meeting can be made at: http:/  For more information contact Ross Schriftman at 215-682-7075 or

Congratulations Ross Schriftman

January 21, 2014 2 comments

MGCA member Ross Schriftman was recently featured in a National Publication. 

Ross S featured in National Publication

Ross S featured in National Publication

MGCA Member Jane Lashner is Face Painting at the Kimmel Center New Years Day

Member Jane Lasher will be showcased at this event showcasing her face painting and balloon twisting talents and will be face painting NEW YEARS DAY 10:30 – 3:30 at the Kimmel Center on New Years Day during the Mummbers Parade. Face.  Painting it free! Come say hi – get painted!

Jane Lashner, Owner, Fabulous Faces Face Painting and Balloon Twisting

Shirleys Run Enterprise Article

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Our Champion… MGCA Treasurer Stephi Bowers

MGCA Treasurer Stephi Bowers celebrates her 3rd place finish in the Shirley’s Run. Stephi was also the top MGCA finisher. Way to go Stephi!!

Shirley’s Run founder and coordinator Ross Schriftman. The event raised over $2000 for Shirley’s Fund to support animal rescue and other humane causes.