Community Foundation of Southern Maryland via Facebook

In a Facebook post on Monday, September 16, 2019, the Community Foundation of Southern Maryland announced the death of their Executive Director, Sharon Southerland-Smith. Ms. Southerland-Smith joined the Foundation in 2017.

” It is with great sorrow and a heavy heart that we share that Sharon Southerland-Smith, Executive Director of the Community Foundation of Southern Maryland, has passed away. Sharon joined the Foundation in 2017 and since that time has supported the Board, fundholders, and countless community non-profits through her selfless dedication to the vision of making Southern Maryland the best place to live and give. Our thoughts and prayers go out to her husband Erik, and young son Langston. Please pray with us.”

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