Community Ministries of Rockville was presented with a proclamation from the Montgomery County Council on Monday, in honor of the nonprofit’s 45th anniversary.
Councilwoman Nancy Floreen (D-at large) presented the accolade.
“This is a true community of faith and it’s a true community of service. You have done wonderful things,” Floreen said.
Executive Director Agnes Saenz said the organization has served nearly 60,000 people in cooperation with the county.
Community Ministries provides basic services and advocates on the behalf of Montgomery County’s most vulnerable residents. The nonprofit is supported by 21 interfaith congregations, government groups, and nonprofits.