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Oct. 7, 2021 6:34 pm

Resource roundup: Applications are open for AccelerateBaltimore 2022

Plus, Open Society Institute is seeking a new group of community fellows, and more upcoming startup programs.

Oct. 4, 2021 6:06 pm

Parity is starting work to turn vacant houses into affordable homes in West Baltimore’s Harlem Park. Community building came first

"What encourages me is that we now are going to be a part of making this a destination," Mayor Brandon Scott said, "making this a Black middle class, working class neighborhood once again, and that it's being led by a Black woman."

Aug. 9, 2021 12:45 pm

Meet the 10 Baltimore community connectors who won M&T Bank and Aspen Institute’s Weaver Awards

The pilot program is providing $7,000 grants to neighborhood-level leaders in the city. "For small nonprofits, it means so much when big organizations come together and honor you," said Danielle Battle of Cherry Hill's RICH.

Jul. 1, 2021 3:20 pm

Parity’s Bree Jones is entering a $225K national fellowship for social entrepreneurs

The Fund for New Leadership is offering unrestricted funds over a three-year fellowship. Here's why that matters.

Jun. 30, 2021 6:36 pm

University of Maryland, Baltimore is piloting a social entrepreneurship fund. Here are its first two student awardees

The UMB Student Social Venture Fund aims to provide structured financial support to promising social entrepreneurs. The seed grants were supported by local entrepreneurs.

Mar. 25, 2021 2:26 pm

Cool RFP Alert: Innovation Works is looking for a developer to redesign its website

The Baltimore social enterprise resource network has had a busy couple years. It is looking for a developer to upgrade its web presence.

Mar. 25, 2021 11:50 am

The impact a year in the pandemic makes

Impact Hub Baltimore’s Alanah Davis and Michelle Geiss share lessons and reflections from the social entrepreneurship community's pandemic year. 

Feb. 19, 2021 8:01 am

T. Rowe Price granted $1.5M to these orgs fighting racial injustice in Baltimore

The T. Rowe Price Foundation is granting a total of $2M for racial equity and justice work. Recipients include orgs supporting social entrepreneurs, and financial well-being.

Mar. 11, 2020 3:53 pm

These 6 organizations received grants to support entrepreneurs of color in Baltimore

With seed funding from a cross-section of philanthropic organizations, grants from the Baltimore Small Business Support Fund will help the organizations build capacity. The groups will also form a cohort to share best practices.

Feb. 3, 2020 12:29 pm

How these creative entrepreneurs are looking to grow in Baltimore after BCAN’s Founder Fellowship

At a Jan. 28 demo day at MICA, entrepreneurs offered their vision for inclusive and sustainable growth.

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