Nonprofit Spotlight: The Arc Baltimore

Looking for new ways to give back to the Baltimore County community? The Arc Baltimore offers just that.Family Support

The Arc is dedicated to providing advocacy and high quality, life-changing support for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The nonprofit organization works to match these individuals with companies throughout the community that will offer them gainful employment positions where they can excel and show their talents.

Run by executive director Kathleen Durkin, a Leadership Baltimore County alumna, The Arc offers an under-tapped workforce to fill openings within companies like yours—the Rachuba Group, Alban CAT, and Brick Bodies Padonia are just a few that are currently employing The Arc’s workers. If your company is looking for employees who are skilled and capable of handling jobs including landscaping, custodial, light industrial and production, mailing, and scanning, look into The Arc.

Interested in volunteer work? The Arc has numerous opportunities, including an annual golf tournament in May. Gather a team and spend a day putting and networking on the golf course or sponsor the event.

For more information on how you and your company can get involved with The Arc Baltimore, visit