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MEMBER SPOTLIGHT

Member Spotlight - Opportunity Ministries

 


OWNER:  Mickey Kramer

Locations Served: Anne Arundel County.

Contact Info: Ph- 410-255-4342
Email
mickey@opportunitymd.org 
Websitehttps://opportunitymd.org/opportunity-ministries/

Services Provided:  Opportunity Ministries provides supportive transitional housing for men, women and Mother’s with children recovering from substance misuse disorder We provide sober living facilities, help our participants maintain their sobriety, and teach valuable life skills to our participants while in the program Each home has a kitchen, bathrooms, bedrooms, laundry facilities, communal spaces, computers, Wi-Fi/basic cable, and an area for counseling.  Our facilities and programs are located throughout Anne Arundel County, Maryland.  All houses are supervised, safe, and provide a friendly family setting for our participants needs.

Company Motto:  Recovery, Restoration, Redemption.

Future Business Plans:  To integrate financial training into all our current houses.  We are taking the steps to incorporate a Workforce Development program in house. This program will implement “virtual ocular” training for participants wishing to learn various work skills and trades. Our goal is to expand our housing development to include apartment buildings to be able to house participants moving on from our transitional housing.

Community Involvement:  Opportunity Ministries strives to be a leader in providing community solutions for the current drug epidemic regarding overdose response.  Therefore, we provide free Narcan kits as well as free on sight Narcan training at community events such as: fairs, trade shows, festivals, and exhibits.  Opportunity Ministry also has members of its staff as well as participants from their housing programs which volunteer for projects such as Be Kind, food pantries, and other events that help feed the homeless in Anne Arundel County and serve the community.

Membership:  Opportunity Ministries has been a proud member of PBA for over 2 years and look forward to continuing our partnership. Our homes are MCORR (Maryland Certification Of Recovery Residences) Certified and we welcome community volunteers and involvement.


Upcoming events

    • 06 Dec 2022
    • 5:30 PM
    • Lake Shore Plaza


    Tuesday, December 6, 2022

    5:30pm.

    Lake Shore Plaza

    • Tree Lighting is 6:00pm

    Join the local community as we continue this fun tradition for the lighting ceremony of Pasadena’s “official” Christmas Tree. The event will feature a special visit from Santa and his magic sleigh, fire apparatus from Lake Shore and Riviera Beach Volunteer Fire Companies, Christmas carolers, hot chocolate and more!

    FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!




    • 07 Dec 2022
    • 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Mutiny Scratch Kitchen and Fresh Bar (33 Magothy Beach Rd)
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    Register

     

    December General Membership Meeting
    Wednesday, December 7th, 2022 | Noon

    Where: Mutiny Scratch Kitchen and Fresh Bar
    33 Magothy Beach Road, Pasadena

    Speaker: IT COULD BE YOU!

    We will pick 10 members who are present to deliver a 2 minute speach on what makes you and your business special.  We know you are special, so why not let your fellow PBA members know it as well!

    We will also be announcing our clate of officers and board members to be voted on at our January meeting.  Board nominations can also me made from the floor at this meeting, so please make it if you can.

    SPACE IS LIMITED TO 50 REGISTRANTS,
    SO RESERVE YOUR SPOT NOW!

    $22.00 with reservation by Friday, December 2nd, 2022

    $27.00 is reserving after Friday, December 2nd, 2022

    (Covers buffet and non-alcoholic beverages)

    Pay in advance by mailing your check to:

    PBA | PO Box 861 | Pasadena, MD 21123-0861

    or register and pay on the website by credit card, or

    email your reservation to:

    pasadenabusinessassocation1@verizon.net

    and pay at the door by cash or check.

    Please make every attempt to reserve your space for the meeting.

    We would like to invite those interested in open networking to

    arrive as early as 11:30am to get to know your fellow members!



    • 13 Dec 2022
    • 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    • The Rumor Meal (4730 Mountain Rd)
    Register

    PBA Holiday Party

    Tuesday, December 13th | 7 - 10pm

    Rumor Meal, 4730 Mountain Rd

    $20 per person by Friday 12/9/2022
    $25 per person after Friday 12/9/2022

    Buy tickets here or Contact Sandi  at  pasadenabusinessassociation1@verizon.net to purchase tickets.








Wouldn't it be great to have a marketing team selling your products and services without having to put them on your payroll? Then join the PBA Referral Group! We meet for an hour at 8:30 am every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month at Second Alarm Brewhouse, 8510 Fort Smallwood Rd, Pasadena, MD. We pass referrals, share networking opportunities, training seminars, and anything that will help grow our businesses. We are category-exclusive  and membership is on a first-come, first-served basis. Join us on the next 2nd or 4th Wednesday of the month to see what we're all about. We look forward to doing business with you! Want more information? Contact Juli Blanton, juli@julijumps.com.

Pasadena Business Association
P.O. Box 861, Pasadena, MD 21123-0861 | Phone: 410-360-4PBA | Fax: 410-544-7060 | pasadenabusinessassociation1@verizon.net 

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