Date: April 20, 2011

Contact: Tracy Lynott – Director, Development
443.702.3016 email:

Everlast Bathroom Remodeling’s Casino Night
Raises $8,500 to Support Bello Machre

ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY, MARYLAND: Local businessman, Don Provan, planned, hosted, and organized the 2nd Annual Casino Night benefiting Bello Machre. The event held Saturday, April 2 was attended by over 150 people and raised $8,500. Dr. Robert T. Ireland, commented, “Don is a wonderful supporter of Bello Machre and the people we serve. We are so grateful of his commitment and contributions.”

Don Provan, President of Everlast Bathroom Remodeling, has been in business for over 11 years. The company, located in Annapolis, Maryland, is an owner-operated business that performs complete bathroom renovations and bathroom remodeling, including ceramic tiling, granite, and stone. Everlast Bathroom Remodeling specializes in Bath Armor™ tubliners & wall systems that fit right over your existing wall & tub. It also repairs and refinishes existing tubs, sinks, countertops, tiles, fiberglass enclosures, and shower stalls. The company is insured and bonded.

Don Provan commented, “I am so proud to be associated with such a great organization. I hold their mission so close to my heart, and I’m glad I can help in this small way.”

Thanks also to our wonderful auction and prize contributors that helped make this event a huge success – Anne Arundel Seafood, Arlene Zarr, Bella’s Liquors, Big Vanilla Athletic Club, Bill Batemans Bistro, Buddy Ivory Band, Cantler’s Riverside Inn, Chesapeake Children’s Museum, Creative Images-Stephanie Clebenger, Edible Arrangements, Fishpaws Marketplace, Frank Gumpert Printing of Annapolis, Greenway Bowl, Historic Inns of Annapolis, Import Furniture Warehouse, Jeanies Salon & Day Spa, Jennifer’s Flowers, Koch Homes, Market Place Wine & Spirits, Outlaw X Charter Fishing, Pit Boys Annapolis, Renditions Golf Course, Severna Park Golf Center, Skate Zone, The Grill at Quarterfield Station, Watermark Journeys, and Willow Oak Flower & Herb Garden.

Bello Machre means Home of My Heart in Gaelic. We provide homes and support to children, teens, adults, and seniors with developmental disabilities. More importantly, we enrich the lives of those we serve through loving care, guidance, and opportunity so that they can live life to its fullest. Many of the people we serve live in our 54 community homes located throughout Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Bello Machre also provides help and support to hundreds of children and adults in their own homes. The Ray of Hope Program offers assistance with expenses such as specialized summer camp, physical therapy, and adaptive equipment. Trained and caring staff also provides residential respite care, in your home or ours, during family hospitalizations, emergencies, and vacations—24-hours a day – seven days a week.  Bello Machre is there to help with whatever is needed, empowering people with developmental disabilities to live life to its fullest.