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.
Our next April community service project is helping Blue Water Baltimore with their Project Clean Stream events this Saturday, April 11. We’ll be helping clean up the Mill Run and the Jones Falls in the Woodberry/Hampden Area from 9am to noon. We’ll meet at the Millrace Apartment building on Clipper Mill Road in Woodberry, which … Continue reading
Our March community service event is helping sort food at the Maryland Food Bank on Saturday, March 28, from noon to 3pm. We always have a lot of fun and certainly help the food bank by sorting thousands of pounds of food every time we’re there. Join us! Email Heather if you’d like to come.