Date: October 5, 2010

Contact: Tracy Lynott – Director, Development
443.702.3016 email:

Bello Machre Raises Over $65,000
At Its Annual Golf Tournament
ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY, MARYLAND: Bello Machre raised over $65,000 at its 26th annual golf tournament held September 22, 2010 at Queenstown Harbor benefiting children and adults with developmental disabilities. Dr. Robert Ireland, President and CEO of Bello Machre, stated “This was our most successful Golf Tournament ever. We sincerely appreciate the support of our friends in the community who continually come
out and support this great tournament.”
Bello Machre salutes our Presenting Sponsor, Gordon Mumpower, President of Commercial Insurance Managers who donated $10,000. Gordon, who has sponsored this tournament for over 13 years, commented, “I feel honored to be associated and support such a wonderful organization and event.”
Commercial Insurance Managers, located in Elkridge, Maryland, has been serving businesses in the Mid-Atlantic area since 1989 specializing in insurance programs for nonprofit human service agencies. As a local, independent insurance agency,Commercial Insurance Manager offers a wide range of products including property, liability, professional, workers compensation, medical, and group life and disability insurances. Gordon Mumpower has over 30 years of experience in the industry, holds a master’s of business administration; is a chartered property and casualty underwriter; and is a licensed broker, agent, and advisor.
Bello Machre also salutes it Platinum Sponsor, Shane Ireland and Quinn Salamandra of Corporate Brokers who donated $5,000.
Corporate Brokers is a high-quality recruitment organization that offers a full array of scalable, best practice solutions for Permanent and Contract Placement Services, Retained Searches, and Retention and Payroll Services. With six offices located throughout the country, Corporate Brokers is headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland. Corporate Brokers is listed in Inc. 500 as one of the Fastest Growing Private Companies in the U.S. and has annual revenue of $7.6 million. It has also received the SmartCEO Magazine’s coveted Future 50 award, which recognizes the staffing innovator as one of the fastest-growing companies in the Mid-Atlantic.
Our Gold Sponsors who contributed $2,500 include: Americhoice Healthcare (Crofton, Maryland), Chesapeake Consulting, Inc. (Severna Park, Maryland), CSI-Computer Specialist, Inc. (Rockville, Maryland), Dimensional Health Care Associates, Inc. (Owings Mills, Maryland), and Northern Pharmacy (Baltimore, Maryland).
The Silver Sponsors who contributed $1,500 include: Baxter Tire & Auto, Comprehensive Developmental Services, Everlast Bathroom Remodeling, J. W. Boarman Company, Jefferson Leasing, Joanie Peacock of Champion Realty, Koons Mobility Center, and Ride-Away. The Bronze Sponsors who contributed $1,000 include: Empire Builders, Martin Lewis Agency, Mullen, Sondberg, Wimbish and Stone, and Progressive Title Corp.
Beverage Hole Sponsors who contributed $500 include: Associated Speech and Language, Cattail Construction, and Corporate Sports. Tee/Green Sponsors who contributed $250 include: Atlantic Golf, Five Star Coffee Tea & Espresso, Post Haste Mailing, Redmonds Roll-Off Service, Sunset Restaurant and Lounge, and Transforming Architecture.
The 126 golfers came to Queenstown Harbor on this beautiful September day participated in a wonderful silent auction, attempted to win the hole-in-one $25,000 prize, and enjoyed the famous Sausage Stop at the 9th hole.
Bello Machre means Home of My Heart in Gaelic. We provide homes and support to children, teens, adults, and seniors with developmental disabilities. More importantly, we enrich the lives of those we serve through loving care, guidance, and opportunity so that they can live life to its fullest. Many of the individuals we serve live in our 54 community homes located throughout Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Bello Machre also provides help and support to hundreds of individuals and families in their own homes. The Ray of Hope Program provides assistance to help meet the needs of individuals and families: From specialized summer camp to physical therapy and adaptive equipment expenses – Bello Machre will help families with whatever challenges they may face. Our Respite Care Home provides residential support during family hospitalizations, emergencies, and vacations—24-hours a day – seven days a week.