Our Mission

  • A statewide educational organization funded by federal, state, and local government, University of Maryland Eastern Shore Extension provides practical education to help people, businesses, and communities solve problems, develop skills, and build better futures. University of Maryland Extension is in the business of extending research-based knowledge and changing lives.

    The 1890 Maryland Extension Program, headquartered at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore in Princess Anne, Maryland, targets diverse audiences with special emphasis on those with limited resources to help them improve their quality of life. The 1890 Extension Program in Maryland is administered by Dr. Moses T. Kairo, 1890 Extension Administrator.