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HCPSS Networking Fair – August 21, 2023

MCRC will have a table at the Howard County Public School‘s Networking Fair. The goal of the Networking Fair is to facilitate collaboration and communication among service providers and community agencies in Howard County and the HCPSS Program Innovation and Student Well-being staff.


Housing Choice Voucher Wait List Opening Celebration – August 12, 2023

Volunteer Jim Pauli, Board Member Tammatha O’Brien and Staff Member Jazmyn Padmore at the HCHC Housing Choice Voucher Wait List Opening Celebration on August 12, 2023.

MCRC hosted a table at the Howard County Housing Commission’s Housing Choice Voucher Wait List Opening Celebration on Saturday, August 12th, 11:00 am – 3:00 pm. It was held in the gym at the Harriet Tubman Cultural Center located at 8405 Harriet Tubman Lane, Columbia, MD 21044.

Get Involved Fair, May 2023

MCRC volunteer, Denise Clark, and staff member, Kerry Stephen, at the HCLS Get Involved Fair, May 2023.

MCRC had the pleasure of operating a booth at the Get Involved Fair hosted through a grant by the Howard County Public Library System. The event was focused on creating volunteer and advocacy for people in the community. We met many Howard County residents. Residents shared uplifting stories about dealing with bullying in schools and mentoring youth adversely impacted by COVID.

Volunteer of the Year

We thank you!

MCRC, Inc. & Community Mediation Maryland (CMM) has awarded Timothy Johnson the 2023 Community Mediation Volunteer of the Year Award for Howard County, Maryland!

MCRC, Inc. & Community Mediation Maryland (CMM) has awarded Susan Jameson the Community Mediation 2022 Volunteer of the Year Award for Howard County, Maryland!

Susan was awarded in recognition of her exceptional contributions to MCRC, Inc. and the community of Howard County, as well as the time and energy devoted to community mediation.


The 2022 MCRC Volunteer of the Year Award was awarded to Susan Jameson

Susan Jameson volunteers and assists with the re-entry mediation program, volunteers and mediates for our community mediation services, re-entry mediation, co-parenting mediation, district court referrals, circuit court referrals, as well as restorative practices, and Howard County Public School System referrals. In general, and not to be exaggerating, butSusan Jameson has always been willing to do anything mediation and restorative practices for MCRC, Inc. throughout the years.

Specifically, from 2021 to 2022, Susan Jameson has been paramount to MCRC, Inc. during the COVID-19 Pandemic, as she has created and facilitated conflict resolution workshops for our partners, other non-profit organizations in Howard County.

Susan Jameson has also worked as a consultant with the Deputy Executive Director moving forward with services in Howard County when we were severely limited on staff and
volunteers due to restrictions and liabilities following the COVID-19 Pandemic, and the loss of our Executive Director when she stepped down in 2020. Susan Jameson has offered over 100+ hrs. of volunteer work in the past twelve months.

Thank you and congratulations Susan, for your service to the center and the community. Mediation and Conflict Resolution Center of Howard County Staff and Volunteers!

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