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Associated Black Charities says its role even more critical now

The Freddie Gray riots at the end of April spurred concerns and commitments from government officials and community groups to alleviate the inequuities that African-Americans face in Baltimore. For Associated Black Charities executive director Diane Bell McKoy, it’s a deeper ...

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Developer pledges local hiring for proposed Superblock project

A plan to grant a tax break worth millions of dollars to the developers of the proposed Superblock downtown drew a packed house to a City Council hearing Wednesday evening. The incentive would allow Lexington Square Partners to have a ...

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Joe Nathanson: Next steps for Baltimore’s ‘next economy’

Periodically, various academics and think tank professionals have taken a look at the health of Baltimore’s economy. A study by the Washington-based Brookings Institution authored by Jennifer Vey is the latest, and it brings a refreshing new perspective to this ...

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Betsy Nelson: Recognizing our role models in philanthropy

Each November the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) celebrates National Philanthropy Day to recognize the extraordinary impact of the charitable sector and the increasing role it plays in our society and countries around the world. Billions of dollars are given ...

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On the Move, 6/7: Bhushan joins Mercy Medical’s Center for Inflammatory Bowel and Colorectal Diseases

Dr. Anita Bhushan has joined the medical staff of the Center for Inflammatory Bowel and Colorectal Diseases, a division of the Melissa L. Posner Institute for Digestive Health and Liver Disease at Mercy Medical Center, of Baltimore. Her areas of ...

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On the Move, 1/10: Jackson appointed chief development officer of Associated Black Charities

Christal M. Jackson has been appointed chief development officer of Associated Black Charities, of Baltimore. Jackson has launched three startup companies, and worked for Jackson & Associates Development Group and the Central Pregnancy Care Center, of Houston; Paul Quinn College, ...

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