Silver Spring, MD (PRWEB) September 22, 2011
Macfadden & Associates, Inc. (Macfadden) announced today that it has been awarded a new institutional support contract with its long-time client, the US Agency for International Development (USAID). Following on Macfadden’s work as a prime contractor to USAID’s Bureau of Democracy Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance (DCHA), Macfadden as a subcontractor to XL and Associates, Inc. (XL) will provide broad support for the Agency’s Latin America and Caribbean Bureau. Macfadden will provide Information Support Services, Administrative Support, and Technical Assistance Support with special emphasis on reconstruction, development and humanitarian aid effort in Haiti.
Since 1993, Macfadden has supported USAID and, working with the Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA), provided support for more than 700 disaster responses worldwide. Macfadden provides a range of Professional Services to 10 sister offices of DCHA including: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Cartographic Support; Program Management; Surge (rapid) Response to Disaster; Logistics Support Services; Grants Management and Administration; Training Program Development and Administration; Information Gathering and Dissemination; and Personal Service Contract (PSC) Recruitment and Management.
Macfadden is a 100% employee-owned, international diversified professional services company committed to delivering results and exceeding expectations. Macfadden provides integrated information technology solutions and program management support services to federal agencies and commercial clients that impact the health, safety and security of the world around us.
Core business competencies include disaster response management and humanitarian assistance, financial/business support services, information management, and IT systems engineering and systems integration.
Currently, Macfadden provides support to multiple information technology and business process projects within federal agencies including the U.S. Agency for International Development, the U.S. Coast Guard, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration the National Park Service, the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Department of the Treasury, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. For more information about Macfadden visit http://www.macf.com or contact info(at)macf(dot)com or 301.588.5900.
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