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ABOUT US

 
Mission
The mission of Silver Spring Village is to build and sustain a supportive network of neighbors helping neighbors remain in their own homes and be engaged in their community as they age.  

Service Area
Our Village service area is ZIP code 20910, encompassing Silver Spring's commercial core and the neighborhoods that surround it.  We also welcome residents of other nearby neighborhoods as Associate Members.

Governance and Leadership
Silver Spring Village, Inc. was incorporated in Maryland as a non-profit charitable organization on June 29, 2012.  We adopted our bylaws, conflict of interest policy, and elected our first board of directors and officers in April 2013.  In September 2013, the Internal Revenue Service designated Silver Spring Village a charitable, tax-exempt [501(c)(3)] organization.  
 
Residents of various close-in Silver Spring neighborhoods serve on a volunteer basis on the board of directors and on the board's committees.  Our (part-time) Executive Director develops strategies and plans and, together with our (part-time) Director of Volunteer Services and many volunteers, ensures their implementation. 

Staff

      
       Debbie Billet-Roumell
       Executive Director
          Vanessa Ripps
          Director of Volunteer Services
  

Officers and Board of Directors

 
                       
L to R:  Tony Sarmiento, President; Peggy Gervasi, Vice President; Martine Brizius, Secretary; Sue Decker, Treasurer
                          

Board Members -------------------------Neighborhood
Tony Sarmiento, President Woodside
Peggy Gervasi, Vice President Forest Glen Park
Martine Brizius, Secretary
Park Hills
Sue Decker, Treasurer North Hills of Sligo
Leslie Hansley Seven Oaks/Evanswood
Gary Klauber Park Hills
Claire Maklan Woodside Park
Anne McHenry
Sligo Park Hills
Vern McLendon
Rock Creek Forest
Darren Vieira Woodside
Mary Ann Zimmerman The Blairs
 

ANNUAL REPORTS

 
       FY2016 Annual Report, covering July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016
 
   FY2015 Annual Report, covering July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2015
 
  FY2014 Annual Report, covering July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2014