Silver Spring, MD—Family & Nursing Care has been selected to receive the Workplace Excellence Award from the Alliance for Workplace Excellence (AWE). The company is being recognized for their dedication to building an outstanding place to work at a special awards luncheon on June 9, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center.
Family & Nursing Care was chosen for the award for its innovative corporate culture and inventive management practices, workforce demographics, employee engagement and retention programs, commitment to corporate social responsibility, diversity and inclusion programs, workplace benefits and rewards, family-friendly policies, and comprehensive growth and learning opportunities.
Out of hundreds of applicants, only 47 companies will receive the Workplace Excellence Award in 2017.
“The Family & Nursing Care team is honored and humbled to receive this award,” said Neal Kursban, Family & Nursing Care’s President. “Our leadership team and staff work tirelessly to make this an organization that cares about people. This award is validation of those innovative efforts.”
All award recipients undergo a rigorous assessment process led by an independent review panel of business professional and master’s and Ph.D. level students in the fields of business, industrial and organizational psychology, human resources, environmental science, public health and diversity and inclusion.
The theme for this year’s event is “Continued Care & Commitment to Workplace Excellence during Times of Change.” Lindsey Mastis of ABC7 and NewsChannel 8 will be the emcee of the event.
About Family & Nursing Care
Since 1968, Family & Nursing Care has been the premier provider of in-home services for older adults, dedicated to and recognized for their passion and commitment to serve, help, and enhance the quality of life and well-being of others. As a pioneer in the aging care industry, Family & Nursing Care offers customized services including personal care, companionship, and more. The Family & Nursing Care Foundation was launched by Family & Nursing Care, Inc. in 2008 to improve access to home care for low-income seniors and to offer training opportunities for prospective caregivers. Annually, they provide grants to four community organizations that support their dual missions. In addition to donating a percentage of their company profits each year to their own foundation, Family & Nursing Care also gives generously to many other non-profit organization in the community. For more information, please visit www.familynursingcare.com.
About The Alliance for Workplace Excellence
The Alliance for Workplace Excellence (AWE) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization founded in 1999 by Montgomery County, MD and Discovery Communications. Over the past 17 years, AWE has been dedicated to empowering employers to build excellence in the workplace as a means of supporting the quality of life for employees, their families, and the community at-large. AWE is dedicated to increasing the number of excellent workplaces within the business community through education and recognition, as a means to enhance the quality of life of its citizens and empower economic growth.