|Frederick News-Post 11/24/2013, Page D01|
Surgical practice donates computers to Buddy Project
By ED WATERS JR.
When a Frederick surgical practice learned about the Buddy Project, the doctors and staff thought it
Drs. Steven J. Brand and Mark E. Artusio, with Foris Surgical Group, said the 12 computers
“Knowing how important technology is in our society and knowing how important it is
The surgical office also gives to charitable funds through Frederick Memorial
The Buddy Project is coordinated locally by Eric Zimmerman, who has Asperger’s Syndrome,
A graduate of Frederick High School and the county’s Career and Technology Center, Zimmerman
“I like the hands-on work,” Zimmerman said in an earlier interview. Zimmerman’s goal is to not
Zimmerman’s local program was inspired by Best Buddies International, a charitable organization
“We have put out over 150 computers over the last few years. We would have done more
For details, go to www.the buddyproject.net.
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