MHP Awards & Recognition

Jason with Chuck DR award

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Teenager Jason Amboo’s environmental activism as the founder of MHP’s Glenville Road Green Club, and as a volunteer at the afterschool Homework Club earned him local and national recognition by Montgomery County and NeighborWorks America during 2014.

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MHP received the award for Best Small Affordable Housing Project for its preservation of 7610 Maple at HAND’s 21st Annual Meeting & Housing Awards Luncheon on June 13, 2012

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With the help of MHP, Retired Navy SEAL Kris Kumaroo founded the Greater Glenmont Civic Association. In 2011, NeighborWorks America honored Kris, who is joined by his wife, Deborah, with the Dorothy Richardson Leadership Award for his activism in creating tangible changes in his neighborhood.

25 Years of Affordable Housing Excellence

2014 Montgomery Serves Awards – Youth Serves Award, Jason Amboo

2014 Dorothy Richardson Resident Leadership Award – Jason Amboo

2013 Nonprofit of the Year -League of Women Voters of Montgomery County

Award: Lavinia Engle Award for Extraordinary Civic Engagement, 2013
Organization: Montgomery County League of Women Voters

2012 Civic Association of the Year – Mid-County Citizens Advisory Board.

Award: Civic Association of the Year, 2012
Organization: Mid-County Citizen’s Advisory Board

Award: EXCEL Award for Excellence in Chief Executive Leadership, 2012
Organization: Center for Nonprofit Advancement

Award: Civic Association of the Year, 2012
Organization: Mid-County Citizen’s Advisory Board

Award: HAND Best Small Affordable Housing Project, 2012
Property: 7610 Maple
Organization: Housing Association of Nonprofit Developers

Award: Honorable Mention, Best Metropolitan/Urban Housing, 2012
Property: 7610 Maple
Organization: 18th Annual Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Excellence Award

Award: Dorothy Richardson Resident Leadership Award, 2011
Resident: Kris Kumaroo, Greater Glenmont Civic Association
Organization: NeighborWorks America

Award: HAND Best Community Development Program 2008
Organization: Housing Association of Nonprofit Developers

Award: HAND Innovative Program of the Year 2007
Organization: Housing Association of Nonprofit Developers

Award: HAND Community Life Award 2006
Organization: Housing Association of Nonprofit Developers

Award: Catalogue for Philanthropy 2005

Award: Montgomery’s Best Honor Award 2003
Organization: Montgomery County Maryland Government

Award: HAND Nonprofit Developer of the Year 2002
Organization: Housing Association of Nonprofit Developers


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