Rommel's Ace is part of Rommel Chesapeake, a mid-sized holding company in Fruitland, MD. RC has owned a variety of businesses dating back to the 1950's. Operation began with a single unit in Ocean City, MD in 1995. An acquisition expanded the number of locations in the late 1990's. A new store soon followed in Cambridge, MD. In late 2004, RC opened the Dover Ace Hardware store. In 2005, it opened an Ace store in Exmore, VA. In the fall of 2006, the Perry Hall, MD Ace store opened north of Baltimore. In early 2009, Rommel's Ace opened its second Virginia location when it transformed Parks Hardware in Chincoteague, VA, into Rommel's Ace Hardware. In the summer of 2015, Rommel Chesapeake purchased Rommel Hearth and Outdoor in Salisbury, MD., the area's leader in pellet stoves, wood stoves, fireplaces, and paddlesports products. Today, the company consists of 11 Ace Hardware stores, Rommel Hearth and Outdoor, and several commercial properties. RHI currently employs 240 people.
The Worcester County SPCA is a non-profit, no kill shelter that relies primarily on donations from the public. Their mission is to provide love until they find forever homes for their animals.
This Spring, Rommel's Ace donated store inventory worth over one million dollars to the Habitat For Humanity Re-Stores in the Maryland, Delaware, and Eastern Shore of Virginia region.
Since 1983, Children's Miracle Network Hospitals has raised more than $5 billion for 170 children's hospitals across the United States and Canada.
Believe In Tomorrow Children's Foundation provides exceptional hospital and respite housing services to critically ill children and their families.