Executive Director's Message

On behalf of SHORE UP! Inc.’s Board of Directors and staff, thank you for visiting our website.  We trust that you will find this information useful and informative.

SHOREUP! is dedicated to empowering people, changing lives, and building communities.  We feel confident that in the future, despite an ever-changing and uncertain world; we will be able to continue to inspire people, help build communities and improve the lives of Maryland citizens.

The vision of the agency is to create opportunities and provide valuable resources wherein individuals and families can maintain long-term independence and become economically self-sufficient.  We firmly believe that each individual should be provided an opportunity to work, an opportunity for education and training, and an opportunity to live in decency and dignity in the community.

We embrace this challenge by exploring new opportunities and resources to reach out to our customers and help them achieve self-sufficiency.  The agency will continue to rise to greater heights and reshape, realign, and refocus our efforts, as economic conditions fluctuate.

SHOREUP! will continue to provide an integrated, holistic, and seamless service-delivery system to families and communities so that they can achieve long term self-sufficiency.

Whether you are a customer, donor, or an employee of one of our partner organizations, volunteer or potential volunteer, or simply curious about whom we are and what we offer, we welcome you and trust that you will learn more about the exciting and innovative work that SHORE UP! is providing.  With your support, we will continue to help others succeed.

Sincerely,

Freddy L. Mitchell

Executive Director