Our April community service event is this Saturday, April 2, from 9:30am til noon. We’ll be helping do a stream cleanup as part of Project Stream Clean 2016! Meet in the lobby of the Millrace Building (2007 Clipper Park Rd – diagonally across from Woodberry Kitchen) and then we’ll head out to clean up the … Continue reading
A huge thanks to the folks who helped us plant trees in the Ellwood Park neighborhood of Baltimore this past Saturday. Our group and all the others that joined the Baltimore Tree Trust Saturday planted a total of 63 trees along the streets. We had a blast – enjoy these photos and save the date … Continue reading
Thank you to the great crew of volunteers who joined us to plant trees with Blue Water Baltimore on November 21!
Our September Community Service event will be on Tuesday, Sept. 15, at 6:45pm. We’ll once again be helping out with a bingo night for our friends at the Keswick Multicare Facility (nursing home) in Hampden at 700 W. 40th Street, across from The Rotunda. Please join us! It usually lasts til 8:15pm and it’s always … Continue reading
This Sunday, August 9, we’ll once again be distributing fruit, bottled water, and health kits to our homeless neighbors along The Fallsway in Baltimore. Please join us! We’ll be meeting at 9:30am at Heather and Amy’s house to assemble kits, then meeting in front of Health Care for the Homeless on The Fallsway around 10:15 … Continue reading
Last week the City of Baltimore tore down a an encampment of homeless people under the Route 40 bridge on MLK Boulevard. The City did not give any local homeless service agencies advance notice so they could be there to help those left behind, and the City also destroyed tents and any belongings that the … Continue reading
This Saturday, June 13, Baltimore Racial Justice Action is holding its monthly meeting – and this month’s topic is how to create change in the aftermath of the recent uprising in Baltimore. Details: Join Baltimore Racial Justice Action facilitators, Avis Ransom and Dottye Burt-Markowitz, to process the recent Baltimore uprisings. At this event participants will … Continue reading
We are praying for peace and justice for Freddie Gray’s family and for Baltimore’s residents. And these powerful and important words from Rev. Lura Groen in Texas echo for many of us as well.
Our second April community service event is handing out fruit, water, and health kits to our homeless neighbors along The Fallsway in Baltimore. We do this work at least once every quarter and walk with homeless advocate Tony Simmons the whole time. Tony is an incredible guy (check out this NPR profile of him) and … Continue reading
Thanks to the crew who came out to help us clean up the Mill Run and part of the Jones Falls on Saturday. We removed quite a bit of trash, and had a great time.