Melvin Petty Honored as Outstanding Adoption Advocate at Adoption Together’s “Taste in Potomac” Event


February 2, 2018

Laurel, MD: Melvin Petty, ERP International’s CEO & Managing Partner, received the Outstanding Adoption Advocate award at Adoption Together’s Taste in Potomac event on October 21, 2017. As an active advocate for adoptions for over a decade, Melvin and ERP International have supported Adoptions Together by serving on their board and providing sponsorship for numerous events. Through his and many other volunteer’s advocacy, Adoptions Together helped 115 children find a permanent family in 2016.

“We are certainly honored and extremely humble to be recognized for our contributions to Adoptions Together’ s mission of building families through adoption and helping to sustain healthy, lifelong connections for children in need of a family”, says Melvin Petty.

About Taste in Potomac

Taste in Potomac is an event hosted by Adoptions Together that brings leaders in the community, advocates for children, and friends who care together. Guests enjoyed an evening of fabulous auctions and delicious food from Potomac area restaurants. Nearly 30 restaurants donated their fare for the enjoyment of our guests and to help Adoptions Together raise awareness and funding to find homes for children in foster care.

Adoptions Together

Adoption Together supports children and families formed through adoption, guardianship, foster care and kinship care in the DC, Maryland, and Virginia area. The nonprofit organization, established in 1990, has placed over 3,000 children in healthy family homes to help them grow and flourish. Adoptions Together brings services to the community in making sure all children are secured with loving families where they can thrive. Through its success, Adoptions Together has become one of the most diverse nonprofit social service agencies in the Washington and Baltimore Metropolitan Area.

About ERP International, LLC

ERP International, LLC is a nationally respected provider of health, science, and technology solutions supporting clients in the government and commercial sectors. We provide comprehensive enterprise information technology, strategic sourcing, and management solutions to DoD and federal civilian agencies. ERP is appraised at CMMI DEV Level V and CMMI SVC+SSD v1.3 Level III, and certified as compliant in ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management Standard, ISO 20000-1:2011 Service Management System, and ISO 27001:2005 – Information Technology – Security Techniques – Information Security Management Systems – Requirements. Founded in 2006, ERP is headquartered in Laurel, MD. ERP maintains satellite offices in Montgomery, AL and San Antonio, TX – plus project locations nationwide.

ERP’s commitment and dedication to its customers was most recently reflected in an independent Dun and Bradstreet customer satisfaction rating in which ERP earned a customer satisfaction rating of 95 percent. Our exceptional customer service rating ranks the company among the top five percent of all companies receiving the Dunn and Bradstreet rating. Washington Technology and Inc. Magazine both ranked ERP among the fastest growing firms in the nation for 2014.

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