Our Mission

The primary mission of SPAN, a faith-based, nondenominational ministry, begun by local Christian churches, shall be to provide food and/or financial assistance to qualified individuals and families to help them through critical or emergency situations.

News & Updates



Shipley's Choice Food Drive

February 04, 2018


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Turkey Trot Starting Line 2017

November 12, 2017



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Visit SPAN at the SP Shop Local Fun Festival Aug. 18, noon-4 at Park Plaza. Bring a donation and get a free pass to the Photo Booth!

August 07, 2018

We hope to see you at the Shop Local Fun Festival on Saturday, August 18 from noon - 4pm! This will be a great family-friendly activity, featuring food, entertainment, demonstrations, games, and lots of other activities.   Get a free photo from the Photo Booth with EITHER a food donation...

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Anonymous Donor Gives SPAN $5,000 for Special Needs

August 02, 2018

We all have angels in our everyday lives, and one of them just blessed SPAN with a wonderful gift. This anonymous donor gave SPAN $5,000, and asked us to use the money for special needs that do not fall under our regular parameters. This is the same anonymous donor that...

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Back-to-School Supplies Drive by Theresa Kurtz and Re/Max One

July 28, 2018

Hats off to Theresa Kurtz - Realtor at Re/Max One for organizing an amazing back-to-school event to benefit those in need in our community! Fabu' Salon & Spa will be giving free haircuts and backpacks full of school supplies to our clients on August 20. SPAN will serve as a drop-off point for school...

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Curtis Family Scouts Collect Lots of Donations in Carrollton Manor

July 12, 2018

The Curtis family of Carrollton Manor has three dedicated Scouts: Kellen Curtis is with Boy Scout Troop 857, Cian Curtis is with Boy Scout Troop 855, and Shannon Curtis is with Girl Scout Troop 10178. They wanted a project where they could do some good for their community, so they...

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Another Fun and Successful Fourth of July Parade in Severna Park!

July 05, 2018

  What a fantastic time we had at the Greater Severna Park & Arnold Chamber of Commerce Fourth of July Parade yesterday! We collected four shopping carts full of food, and $685 in donations from spectators! In addition to our two directors, thanks to SPAN President Ted Florenz and volunteer Barbara Troxel for braving...

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SPAN, Inc. (Serving People Across Neighborhoods)
400 Benfield Rd.
Severna Park, MD 21146

Phone: 410-647-0889
Fax: 410-647-7724
Email: spanhelps@yahoo.com
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 10:00am-2:00pm (please arrive by 1:30)