Release Date: October 31,2014

LOCALS RECOGNIZED REGIONALY AND NATIONALY

  • Kevin Beverly, Silver Spring's own Social Scientific Systems executive vice president, was named Philanthropist of the Year by the YMCA of Metropolitan Washington. He received this award at a ceremony in honor of his commitment to nurture the potential of youth, promote healthy living, and foster a sense of social responsibility. The Gazette covered the story HERE.
 
  • Musie Betre, owner of Bankers Business Management, Inc., a local company based in downtown Silver Spring (the World Building), was recognized as on of the Top 100 MBE from the Mid-Atlantic Region recently. More HERE
 
  • Jason Amboo, 14 year old resident of one of Montgomery Housing Partnership properties in Long Branch was recognized by NeighborWorks America as a recipient of the prestigious Dorothy Richardson Award for Community Leadership. Read his story and watch inspiring video HERE.