ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY, MARYLAND - December 14, 2022 — Bello Machre, a Maryland-based non-profit organization offering a lifetime of loving care, guidance, and opportunities for people with developmental disabilities is thrilled to announce that it was awarded a 2022 Top Workplace honor by The Baltimore Sun.
Earlier this year, employees were sent a survey to give feedback about what it is like to work at Bello Machre, from satisfaction and engagement to the company’s values and work culture. Thanks to an overwhelming number of responses, Bello Machre earned a ranking among other top-tier companies in the midsize employer category.
On Thursday, December 8, several Bello Machre employees attended
the Top Workplaces awards ceremony at Grand Lodge of Maryland, Hunt Valley. Guests enjoyed a happy hour and delicious dinner, followed by the awards presentation.
“This award means so much to us, remarked Julie Provan, Vice President & COO of Bello Machre. “It would not have been possible to win it without the support of our incredible employees.”
“Knowing that our employees love working here is the real reward,” adds Kimberly McClearn, Director of Human Resources.
Bello Machre prides itself on its outstanding work culture where teamwork is always encouraged. Employees feel recognized with birthday and anniversary celebrations, and questions and concerns are always met with helpful feedback and meaningful dialogue. It’s these values that makes Bello Machre a proud winner of the Top Workplace award.
About Bello Machre
Bello Machre, founded in 1972, means home of my heart in Gaelic. It is a non-profit organization with offices in Anne Arundel and Carroll Counties, MD, that provides a lifetime of loving care, beautiful wheelchair-accessible homes, and community support to people with developmental disabilities. Many of the people supported live in its 50 community homes located throughout Central Maryland as part of our Residential/ Group Home Services.
Bello Machre also provides Personal Supports Services to hundreds of children and adults in their own homes. Respite care is an add-on service to Personal Supports during family hospitalizations, emergencies, and vacations. Our caring staff is available during this time for 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Meaningful Day Services provide community-based day services, plus supported employment for people with developmental disabilities. The Hertha and Jesse Adams Ray of Hope Program offers assistance with expenses such as specialized summer camps, physical therapy, and adaptive equipment. Bello Machre is here to help, empowering people with developmental disabilities to live life to its fullest.