Brendan Sailing Program for Youth with Learning Differences Presents Award Winners from 2019 Brendan
Annapolis, Md. (January 28, 2020) - The Brendan Sailing Program honored the accomplishments of three students and four volunteers who participated in the 2019 season at its awards program at the waterfront Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s (CBF) Philip Merrill Environmental Center in Annapolis. The Brendan student winners were: Nicholas Miller (15) of Crofton, MD; Milena Ashwood (15) of Lusby, MD; Jack Whelan (18) of Bethesda, MD. The volunteer winners were: Cecilia Duer of Lake County, Ohio; Major Luke Wright of Washington D.C.; Brian McNally of Washington, D.C.; Roberta Wilson of Baltimore, MD. The Brendan program is designed for “kids who learn differently,” according to its founder and Chairman James P. Muldoon. “For 35 years, Brendan has been teaching sailing to youth with varying learning styles,” Muldoon said. “And, we are so proud of all they have achieved both on the water and in their daily lives.” Registration for the 2020 summer season opens February 10. For more information, visit https://www.brendansailing.org.