“Golden” opportunity for youth ages 16-24!

May 30, 2021 / / News

Exciting News! A New Job Training Program Is Launching in Frederick County!
Empowered to Live, Inc.’s premier program, Project GUIDE is moving forward with a partnership with Frederick Community College. Project GUIDE is a 14-week pre-apprenticeship program that offers youth ages 16-24 job readiness and technical skills training and paid internship opportunities with local businesses in the construction and skilled trades industry.
Application Deadline: June 2, 2021
Interviews: Rolling basis until all spots are filled!
Program Start Date: June 14, 2021
Space is limited, so APPLY TODAY!

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May 19, 2021 / / News

The Golden Mile Alliance (GMA) wants to thank the business owners, business property owners and residents of the Golden Mile community for helping make the GMA’s “Status of the Mile” meeting a huge success!
One outcome of this meeting was to illicit input from business owners, business property owners and residents on the activities that GMA should provide or pursue to improve the Golden Mile for the entire community. If you haven’t done so, please go to and make your views heard or simply e-mail us at
The “Status of the Mile” meeting might be over, but there is still time to provide your input! It’s not too late! The GMA wants your input to help develop its plans for future

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Golden Mile 5K Virtual Run/Walk – June 11 – 20

April 13, 2021 / / News

The Golden Mile Alliance is holding its first 5K Virtual Run!

Run, walk, skip, jump for a cause in your own neighborhood, in your favorite park, or on your local trails, all in the name of getting out to move and to help drive the Golden Mile area to be a welcoming, economically strong, and desirable commercial and residential community!

Are you up for the challenge? Running not your thing? No problem! Can’t get outside? That’s ok! It’s a 5K YOUR WAY! You can walk, run, cycle, hop, do alone or with family and friends…however you choose to do your 5k is up to you!

Between June 11-20, on the day of your choosing, grab your friends and family and get outdoors for a socially distant activity benefiting the non-profit organization The Golden Mile Alliance.

The link to register is:

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March 26, 2021 / / News

Golden Mile Alliance Announces A Virtual Easter Coloring Contest

GMA’s Virtual Easter Egg Contest officially kicks off on March 29, 2021. All entries must be scanned and emailed back to by midnight on April 5, 2021. A winner from each age group will be selected and contacted by April 8.

Age Categories: 4-6 years old,  7-9 years old, and 10-12 years old.

Download pictures for appropriate age contestant:

Age 4 – 6 Click HERE









Age 7 – 9 Click HERE










Age 10 -12 Click HERE








Let’s show everyone your artistic talent!

We hope to spread positivity and enjoyment with this contest and continue the tradition of Easter despite the current state of the world right now. We look forward to seeing all of the beautifully colored Easter pictures and encourage families to decorate hard boiled eggs with your families at home.

For some family fund and easy egg decorating ideas visit or

Winners will be notified via email on how to pick up your prize. For more information, please call 240-600-1925 or send email to

Happy Easter!