September 14, 2015

ISS-USA Celebrates 90th Anniversary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ISS-USA CELEBRATES ITS 90th ANNIVERSARY

Baltimore, MD, (September 14, 2015) – International Social Service-United States of America Branch, Inc., (ISS-USA) is celebrating 90 years of providing services to children and families who are separated by an international border.

To commemorate this milestone, ISS-USA is hosting a 90th Anniversary National Celebration event on Thursday, September 17th at the Rayburn House Office Building. This reception will bring together organizations and individuals that have contributed to the success of ISS-USA and welcome those who are interested in learning more about our work. Guests will include members of Congress, past and current ambassadors, government representatives, nonprofit organizations, and our partners in the for-profit sector. This event will highlight our past achievements and promote the importance of our work.

Congressman John Delaney congratulated ISS-USA on its 90th anniversary with the following remarks: “For 90 years, ISS-USA has consistently proven itself as an advocate for those who are most vulnerable. ISS-USA will remain an inspiration to our country, and the State of Maryland in particular, for many more generations to come.”

ISS-USA will award Senator Barbara A. Mikulski for her outstanding leadership in support of children and families; Congressman Elijah E. Cummings for his commitment to community engagement and partnership; and Ambassador Susan A. Jacobs for her ongoing support of ISS-USA and dedication to the field of child and family protection.

This event will be made possible by ISS-USA's generous sponsors, including Gold Sponsor Oyamel Cocina Mexicana.

To learn more about ISS-USA's work, please watch this video

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