The Board of Directors of the United Fund of Talbot County (UFTC) has announced the appointment of R. Michael S. Menzies, Jr., President and CEO of Easton Bank & Trust as the chairman of the 2013-14 Campaign.
As the only local philanthropic organization to support many charities in Talbot County, the United Fund’s purpose is to raise money to benefit its 20 participating agencies, enabling them to assist thousands of local needy individuals and families here in our community.
Mr. Menzies is well known in the community as a civic leader. As a United Fund campaign advocate since 1978, he has also served the community as board member/past chairman of Talbot Hospice Foundation, current board member of the United Fund, and member of the Rotary Club of Easton. He is also past chairman of the Independent Community Bankers of America. a member of the Maryland Institute of CPAs, and past director of the Mid Shore Community Foundation.
“I am very pleased to have been asked to serve as the United Fund 2013-14 Campaign Chairman,” said Menzies. “It is a great organization with a long list of achievements in the community. With so many agencies depending on the Fund, our goal is to make sure they can continue to offer their invaluable services to the residents of Talbot County.”