Setting Sail: RCM&D Announces Beneficiaries for 29th Annual Regatta

(BALTIMORE, MD) – RCM&D is proud to introduce the beneficiaries for its 29th annual Regatta, the firm’s largest annual philanthropic effort.

RCM&D will hold its annual event, including a sailboat race and fundraising celebration, on September 20, 2024 to benefit five deserving mid-Atlantic nonprofits. The event will be held at the Baltimore Museum of Industry/Downtown Sailing Center located on the Inner Harbor at 1425 Key Highway. The beneficiaries being recognized at the 29th Annual Regatta are the Brandon Tolson Foundation, DePaul Community Resources, Echo Hill Outdoor School, First Fruits Farm and Helping Up Mission.

“Our annual Regatta is emblematic of our passion for both philanthropy and community,” expresses Matt Kahn, President of RCM&D. “Throughout the year, our employees are actively engaged with our beneficiaries, learning about their impacts and cultivating meaningful connections built on shared values. We are devoted to spreading awareness of these extraordinary organizations and putting on an event to remember year after year.”

Guests are invited to attend the event, which is scheduled from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm. The sailboat races begin at 1:00 pm and the awards ceremony will begin at 3:00 pm, during which, RCM&D leadership will commemorate race winners and sponsors and present the funds raised to the beneficiaries.

“The Regatta is regarded as one of our most beloved events by our staff and surrounding community. It is a fundamental pillar to the foundation of RCM&D,” proclaims Katie Caple, RCM&D Vice President of Corporate Outreach. “We are eager to celebrate again this September and look forward to continuing to strive for a bright future for our community and beyond.”

About the Beneficiaries

Brandon Tolson Foundation

Bel Air, MD

The Brandon Tolson Foundation supports families facing the sudden loss of a child with financial aid, fundraising, therapy and community engagement, honoring Brandon’s legacy of “Don’t Waste Your Life.”

Read more about Brandon Tolson Foundation.

DePaul Community Resources

Greater Virginia

Promoting independence and permanency, DePaul Community Resources empowers families through foster care, adoption and counseling. DePaul also promotes growth and social inclusion through residential homes and day support for individuals with developmental disabilities.

Read more about DePaul Community Resources.

Echo Hill Outdoor School

Worton, MD

Echo Hill Outdoor School fosters growth and freedom in safe, fun outdoor experiences, empowering individuals by cultivating curiosity, self-esteem and environmental awareness through hands-on learning and continuous curriculum evaluation.

Read more about Echo Hill Outdoor School.

First Fruits Farm

Freeland, MD

First Fruits Farm is a nonprofit Christian ministry dedicated to providing fresh, nutritious food for the hungry through volunteer service and community partnerships.

Read more about First Fruits Farm.

Helping Up Mission

Baltimore, MD

Helping Up Mission offers holistic support to those battling homelessness and addiction, guiding them towards recovery, self-sufficiency and restored relationships within the Greater Baltimore community.

Read more about Helping Up Mission.

Learn More

For more information about the 2024 RCM&D Regatta and sponsorship opportunities, click here or contact Katie Caple at