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Lutherville’s Wee Chic to Host ‘Storytime with the Softies’ Adoption Event and Benefit

0 Written by: | Monday, Jul 24, 2017 11:30am

Ryan Jensen, #66, Center, Baltimore Ravens

Next month, kids will get a chance to show their soft side and meet some furry friends at Wee Chic’s “Storytime with the Softies” adoption and benefit event.

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Giving, Schools

Morgan State University receives $352,000 grant from the Abell Foundation for plant science research

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 30, 2017 11:00am

Morgan State University announced today that it has received $352,000 from the Abell Foundation to help fund its state-of-the-art greenhouse facility and enhance training and research in plant science technology. Read More →

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Baltimore Clayworks Launches Fundraiser to Keep Operating this Summer, Needs $50K

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jun 29, 2017 2:35pm

Photo via Mount Washington Village Association

With a $3.7 million sale in the works for its two buildings on Smith Avenue, ceramics nonprofit Baltimore Clayworks could soon have enough money to once again become financially solvent. However, assuming state officials approve the sale this summer, the group still won’t be receiving any of that money until at least September.

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Giving, Roland Park, Schools, Sponsored Post

RPCS Senior Skylar Spore Committed to Cross-Cultural Friendships

0 Written by: | Wednesday, May 31, 2017 2:45pm

RPCS Senior Skylar Spore (right) with Kelitah Armstrong of the International Rescue Committee (left)

Senior Skylar Spore came to Roland Park Country School in the ninth grade eager to learn the Arabic language, one of a seven foreign languages offered in the RPCS, BMS and Gilman tri-school community. Read More →

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Calvert School Diversity Club Gives to Marion House

0 Written by: | Friday, May 19, 2017 3:16pm

At the beginning of May, Calvert’s Middle School Diversity Club organized a bake sale to benefit Marian House, a non-profit organization whose mission is to help rehabilitate women who are working towards a better life and are in need of their services. Marian House provides housing and support services to women and their children in the Baltimore area. Profits from the bake sale were used to create Mother’s Day baskets for participants of Marian House.

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Welcoming “The Stranger” in Our Midst: Walking the Path of Radical Hospitality

0 Written by: | Tuesday, May 16, 2017 2:10pm

The Interfaith Community of Roland Park will offer a three-week series on “Welcoming ‘the Stranger’ in our Midst: Walking the Path of Radical Hospitality to Immigrants, Refugees & Asylees.”  The series will run on May 24, 31 and June 7 at the Church of the Redeemer, 5603 N. Charles Street.

* May 24: Snapshot of “the Stranger” in Baltimore today. Scheduled speakers: Father Joe Muth & Pat Jones from Immigrant Outreach Service Center.

* May 31: The Spiritual Mandate. Scheduled speakers: Bishop Eugene Sutton/The Episcopal Diocese of MD, Rabbi John Franken/Bolton Street Synagogue and Chris Kreeger/Baltimore Shambhala Center.

* June 7: On the Front Line. Scheduled speakers: John Yoder/Asylum Seekers Housing Network, Katie Miller/CASA, Ruben Chandrasekar/International Rescue Committee, Tiffany Nelms & Sr. Patricia Kirk/Asylee Women Enterprises.

 

Giving, Schools, Sponsored Post

The Derby Ball is May 6 – Get Your Tickets Today!

0 Written by: | Thursday, May 04, 2017 10:00am

The Cathedral Ball is right around the corner. This year, the money we raise will help us raise healthy kids. That’s because proceeds from this year’s Ball will, quite literally, be the seeds (among other things) of our new school-wide sustainable food curriculum! Read More →

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The Derby Ball is May 6 – Join in the Fun – Donate and Attend!

0 Written by: | Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 10:15am

The Cathedral Ball is right around the corner. This year, the money we raise will help us raise healthy kids. That’s because proceeds from this year’s Ball will, quite literally, be the seeds (among other things) of our new school-wide sustainable food curriculum! Read More →

Giving, Money & Power

Wes Moore Named CEO of Prominent New York Foundation

1 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 3:37pm

Wes Moore (via Robin Hood)

Wes Moore is an Army veteran, Rhodes scholar, author, TV host and social entrepreneur. Yesterday, he added Robin Hood to his resume. Read More →

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Support Women with Breast Cancer and Their Families at Wine, Women & Shoes, May 7

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 11:15am

Wine, Women & Shoes Benefitting The Red Devils Kicks off Mother’s Day Week on May 7

The third annual Wine, Women & Shoes event, benefiting The Red Devils, will take place at the Delta Hotel Marriott in Hunt Valley on Sunday, May 7 from 2-6 p.m. The signature event promises a day of fashion, shopping, and fun, all in support of women fighting breast cancer and their families. Read More →

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