News & Updates

Gregory Snyder II Named to CMCC Board

Gregory Snyder II Named to CMCC Board

The Arc Central Chesapeake Region is excited to announce that Gregory Snyder II, Chief of Staff, will join the Central Maryland Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. The Central Maryland Chamber of Commerce is the leading business resource and advocate for the...

Tis the Season to be Thankful

Tis the Season to be Thankful

November marks the start of the season of thanksgiving, and this fall, we have much to be thankful for. As we take a moment to reflect, here’s the top five things we’re grateful for this year: Our colleagues – our team is the backbone of The Arc’s success. From our...

Time of Transition

Time of Transition

The Arc Central Chesapeake Region announces the resignation of Tracy Davis, Vice President of Self-Directed Initiatives. Tracy has decided to focus her professional efforts on work outside of self-direction in Maryland. Self-Directed Services are essential to The...

Maryland Economic Development Week

Maryland Economic Development Week

While nonprofits are often recognized for their mission-based achievements and results, the economic impact as dynamic organizations is often overlooked. Nationally, nonprofits employ roughly 10% of the workforce and contributed $1.4 trillion to the economy in the...

Holiday Giving Applications Open October 1st

Holiday Giving Applications Open October 1st

Every year, The Arc works with the community to ensure we can support as many lives as possible during the holiday season. By partnering with local businesses and sponsors, we lessen the burden on families by supplying holiday gifts to both the child with a disability...

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

October marks National Disability Employment Awareness (NDEAM) Month. Employees with disabilities are integral to every workforce, and this month's theme for NDEAM is "Disability: part of the equity equation." Too many people with disabilities face obstacles to...

A Look Back at National DSP Week – Honoring Our Colleagues

A Look Back at National DSP Week – Honoring Our Colleagues

With the passing of another National Direct Support Professional Recognition Week, we want to take one more opportunity to thank The Arc's DSPs. The work DSPs do every day is critical, and we wanted to take a moment to highlight just a few examples of the ways our...

The Arc Welcomes Two New Board Members

The Arc Welcomes Two New Board Members

The Arc Central Chesapeake Region (The Arc), a nonprofit committed to transforming lives for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD), and Michele Tharp, Board Chair, are pleased to welcome Allison Whiteman Taylor and Jane Plapinger to The Arc’s...

The Arc Welcomes Two New Leaders to the Executive Leadership Team

The Arc Welcomes Two New Leaders to the Executive Leadership Team

The Arc Central Chesapeake Region (The Arc), a nonprofit committed to transforming lives for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD), is pleased to welcome Scott Reifsnyder and Gregory Snyder II to The Arc’s Executive Leadership Team. Both are...

Catie Comer Recognized in The Daily Record’s Leading Women Under 40

Catie Comer Recognized in The Daily Record’s Leading Women Under 40

The Arc Central Chesapeake Region (The Arc) congratulates Catie Comer, Vice President of Advancement, on being recognized as one of The Daily Record’s 2022 Leading Women Under 40. The award recognizes women who are 40 or younger for their professional accomplishments, commitment to their communities, and excellence in their fields...