The Arc awarded Standards for Excellence

The Advocate of Westminster & Finksburg

The Arc Carroll County has been awarded Maryland Nonprofits' Standards for Excellence Seal. The certificate was presented on March 5 at the Loews Hotel Annapolis.

The Standards for Excellence is a voluntary, peer-review based accreditation program for nonprofit organizations. It evaluates eight major areas of governance and management and contains 55 implementation goals designed to strengthen capacity building, accountability, and sustainability in nonprofit organizations.

For more information on the Standards for Excellence program visit For more information on The Arc Carroll County visit or call 410-848-4124.