The Foundation raises funds to support numerous educational
initiatives designed to provide youth with scholarships for higher education
to empower them to successful careers, awards special grants to organizations
that provide vital and exemplary human services, and publicly honors
individuals whose humanitarian deeds substantially improve the quality
of life of the citizens of the State of Maryland. The Fullwood Foundation
charity projects include: The Annual "Student Essay Contest"
and "Ambassador of the Year" Awards Dinner; The "First
Time Experiences For Children" Project; and The Annual Choir Extravaganza.
The Annual Fullwood Benefit and Recognition Breakfast raises thousands
of dollars to support a variety of community-wide causes, and has awarded
hundreds of thousands of dollars and scholarships during its 21 years.
With an annual attendance of more than 1800, The Fullwood Breakfast
is acclaimed as the largest and most spectacular fund raising event
of its kind in the State of Maryland. Elnora and Harlow Fullwood,
Jr. are owners of Fullwood Foods, Inc.