The Salvation Army of Central Maryland Appoints Howard Kurman to Its Advisory Board
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BALTIMORE, MD | JANUARY 20, 2015 Labor and employment attorney and Offit Kurman co-founder Howard Kurman was recently appointed to the Advisory Board for The Salvation Army of Central Maryland. He will begin his term this month, January 2015. Advisory Board members guide the activities of their regional Salvation Army facilities, and aid the organization in its mission to meet human needs without discrimination. In becoming a member of the Board, Mr. Kurman joins a diverse group of community representatives comprised of business leaders, city administrators, financial professionals, and teachers. Current Board members hail from leading companies and institutions including Kaiser Permanente, Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE), Howard Bank, M&T Bank, and the Baltimore Orioles. As an employment attorney and former chair of the firm’s Labor & Employment Practice Group, Mr. Kurman regularly counsels businesses and nonprofits alike on the full range of employment and labor law issues. Throughout his 30-plus year-career, Mr. Kurman has helped employers large and small create effective employment policies, save costs, and mitigate conflict. His practical, accessible approach has earned him a reputation as a trusted business advisor, legal authority, and skilled litigator. “It is my utmost pleasure and honor to join The Salvation Army Advisory Board,” he said. “The Salvation Army is a not only a pillar of our community, but an organization dear to my heart. I look forward to serving my neighborhood at a decision-making level.” A listing of Salvation Army of Central Maryland Board Members can be found here. More information about the Salvation Army is available at www.salvationarmyusa.org.
About The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army,was established in London in 1865, and has been supporting those in need in without discrimination for more than 130 years in the United States. Nearly 30 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through the broadest array of social services that range from providing food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless and opportunities for underprivileged children. 82 cents of every dollar The Salvation Army spends is used to support those services in 5,000 communities nationwide. For more information, go to www.salvationarmyusa.org.
About Offit Kurman
Offit Kurman is one of the fastest-growing, full-service law firms in the Mid-Atlantic region. With over 100 attorneys in seven offices serving Washington DC, Baltimore, Philadelphia, Wilmington and Northern Virginia, the firm is well positioned to meet the legal needs of dynamic businesses and the people who own and operate them. At Offit Kurman, we are our clients’ most trusted legal advisors, the professionals who help them to maximize and protect their business value and individual wealth. In every interaction, we consistently maintain our clients’ trust and confidence by remaining focused on their objectives to help them achieve their goals. You can also connect with Offit Kurman via Facebook, Twitter, Google+, YouTube, and LinkedIn.