Marco Damiani,CEO of AHRC New York City, has been announced as the recipient of The Arc’s 2020 NCE Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Award. This prestigious national honor recognizes an individual whose lifelong work has significantly contributed to the mission, core values, and positions of The Arc and salutes extraordinary service and outstanding dedication to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). Learn more in the article published in the Fall 2020 edition of Autism Spectrum News.
“It’s been a long, winding and wonderful trip, with more road to cover,” Marco said. “Inspired by many colleagues, families and people with disabilities over the years, I’ve come to realize that what we do together, enables supports and opportunities wherever possible, is extremely important. But it’s why we do it, to achieve social justice for people with disabilities, that’s the ultimate goal.”
Read the Article (on page 19)