Improving the lives of our constituents

Senior Citizen Programming

  • With Barbara Scher & Jeannie DeCray from the Howard County Office on Aging and Independence. Visiting the Elkridge 50+ Center and brainstorming on how to get the minority communities to use the 50+ facilities for  healthy, enlightened, satisfying and graceful aging.
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  • A collaborative effort with the Howard County Asian American Pacific Islanders community.

Census 2020

  • Every resident of the USA needs to be counted.
  • IONHoCo is working along with the Chinese American Parents Association (CAPA), Howard County Chinese School (HCCS), League of Korean Americans (LOKA-HC), Howard County Government and others to spread the message and the importance of being counted in the census 2020.
  • The Federal Government allocates about $64 billion annually to the local communities based on the census count. Each person not counted approximates to about $20K for the local community. It is important to be counted. It takes only a few minutes to complete the census form.

Operating Budget Review Commission (OBRC)

  • The Operating Budget Review Commission reviews and advises the Howard County Board of Education on the HCPSS annual budget of about $1 Billion.
  • Thank you, Board of Education, for unanimously recommending IONHoCo to be one of the commission members for School Year 19-20.
  • IONHoCo is proud to nominate Mr. Janak Rajani for this position. 

Adapt a Highway:

  • IONHoCo is happy to adapt Rt 40 between Greenway Park and SECU as part of our environment and clean neighborhoods initiative.