our Next Project .... Helping the people of Talbot County

Please help us raise money to add a K-9 dog to the Talbot County Sheriff's K-9 Unit!  

These dogs are highly trained in detecting narcotics and currency as well as assisting their handlers in patrol functions.

Raven, Fred, & Archie -  professional K-9s dedicated to helping our community! 

What's different about our fundraisers?

  • our event are really fun

  • the proceeds improve the lives of local veterans, first responders, and their families  

  • YOUR donations stay local and support YOUR community

don't miss either of our next two events

Chili's Easton will donate upto 20% of your ticket to Lady Patriots

WHEN: Thursday, March 5th


REQUIRED: Please click and print this flyer so we receive your donation

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An Evening

  with Elvis

starring Bob Loughheed

WHEN: Saturday, March 28, 2020  5PM-9PM

WHERE: VFW 355 Glebe Road, Easton 

Dinner & Entertainment  $35

     Cash Bar

Please click here to contact us for tickets

POSTPONED Due to Coronavirus.

Details to follow soon! 

Date to be Determined.




They fought for our freedom & independence.  It's time to give back.

Help give Veterans,

First Responders 

and their families 


Help transition our heroes 

from dependent to active family and community members.

Help return these heroes to the independent outdoor activities of Maryland's Eastern Shore life that they so enjoy. 

Proudly serving Veterans, First Responders and their families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland


What we do for Veterans, First Responders & their families

Our initial project goal was to provide mobility, independence & outreach support for Veterans, First Responders & families who lost that function. 


Our mission has expanded to help those who give so much for our safety and freedom.

Where your hard earned money goes ...
Your donations have brought independence to a veteran. 
THANK YOU for your support!  Read the story in the Talbot Spy!

Rick Lawson LOVES his all-terrain Action Track chair. Thank you!

Helping us deliver the chair to Rick: Mark Grehlinger of Off Road Track Chair and Hank Wheatley of Heroes Haven of MD.  A HUGE THANKS to all who supported our efforts and helped us raise over $16,000 for this all-terrain Action Track Wheelchair. 

Raised $1,000 to help a veteran's widow repair her roof.  UPDATE: Roof repairs are completed!

Assisted with groceries & rent for a veteran & family.

Continued financial support to local veterans for

care of service dogs

Thank you Star Democrat

for the wonderful coverage!

Read about us! 

click any image to read the full article

Thank you for attending our yummy

Pancake Breakfast


Thank you Johnny Mautz &

Jim Jaramillo for joining us!



We raise money the old-fashioned way!  

  • Raffle tickets

  • Fashion Show

  • Sponsorships by local, small businesses

  • Generous donations by individuals

  • Lots of hard work and creativity

We appreciate your support.  How can you help?

  • Buy a raffle ticket when you see us

  • Organize a Facebook fundraiser

  • Host a creative fundraiser with your friends

  • Invite us to speak at your events

Signature Sponsors

Please support our sponsor whose generosity and belief in our mission is greatly appreciated.



Post 5118


Lodge 1622


Post 7464


District 7630

Flags for Heroes

Rotary  Club - Easton

Tri-County Ruritan

Zone 6


Who are The Lady Patriots of the Eastern Shore?

     38 Lady Patriots who want to make a difference

Board of Directors:

Connie Sheer  President   

   Gail Donovan VP         

Evelyn Novobilski Treasurer   

Sherye Nickerson Secretary 

Rita Still Corresponding Secretary 

Toni Jennings Board of Directors 

Wadella Thomas Board of Directors

In January 2017 eight women - friends and colleagues – decided they wanted to do something meaningful and rewarding that would involve the recognition of our local veterans and first responders.

We started with an ambitious project ... to raise $16,000 for an all-terrain wheelchair before the October 2018 Hunting Season.

Then we received a call from a veteran's widow with a leaking roof.


We couldn't say no and continued with our grass roots, old-fashioned fund raising methods.

Thanks to our Sponsors and the generous Eastern Shore community, our first two projects have been successful.

While we have grown from 8 to 38, we can use your help.  Please join us!

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Thank you to our restaurant supporters who donated to our Raffle Basket.  Please dine with them in appreciation for all they do for our veterans, first responders, and their families!
And thank YOU for helping us sell out of tickets!

Contact Us


Fun & Success

Patriotic Paint Night:

On October 13th we painted the day

away with laughter and talent - all for

a great cause!

Look at our results!  AWESOME JOB!!


Talbot Goes Purple Bingo

was a HUGE Success

Lady Patriots of the Eastern Shore Fund, 

P.O. Box 187 Wittman, MD 21676 

The Lady Patriots of the Eastern Shore serves as a part of The Foundation for Community Development, Inc. The FCD is a 501(c)(3) public charitable foundation. Information can be obtained by visiting tffcd.org.

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