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The purpose of this Chapter is to PROMOTE the fellowship and the welfare and to maintain the friendships of Penn State alumni residing in the Central Maryland area by providing information, services, and opportunities for contact.

To SERVE as the means through which the Pennsylvania State University may become better known in the Central Maryland area.

To PROVIDE the University with a resource network in the Central Maryland area.

To ASSIST in fund raising efforts of the University. To assist the Alumni office efforts to remain in contact with the alumni and to provide a welcome to alumni who are new in the Central Maryland area.

To CREATE a system in which established alumni assist other alumni who are seeking employment opportunities and for students who are seeking summer jobs or academically related internships and practical experience.

To ENCOURAGE the best students to attend Penn State and to assist these students by raising funds to be used for at least one local scholarship.

We have been a Penn State Alumni Association Group of Distinction for the past 6 years and in 2020 we were awarded the Elm Level, which is the highest distinction an affiliate group can receive.

Consider joining the Central Maryland Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association. In order to make this Chapter a success, we need both new and returning members. Dues are $15 per year for individuals and $25 per year for families. Our membership year runs from June 01 through May 31 each year.