International Cultural Center

Meeting with Director of Health and Human Services Uma Ahluwalia

On January 28th, a successful meeting with DHHS Director Uma Ahluwalia brought together 58 clergy into dialogue about accessing county social services. Co chair Rabbi Batya Steinlauf updated participants on efforts to expand cultural diversity training to students and staff at MCPS, while co chair Dr. Hedieh Mirahmadi explained how the Montgomery County Model is recognized by the White House as a “best practice” in community led partnerships to decrease violent extremism.