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OCTOBER 15-19, 2018
Monday, October 15
Baltimore Corps in the Community
Various members of the Baltimore Corps network across the city will open their doors for interactive information sessions and activities related to the work being done throughout Baltimore City.
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Green & Healthy Homes Initiative
Location: GHHI, 2714 Hudson St, Baltimore, MD 21224
“Healthy Housing’s Impact on Health Equity”
Learn more about GHHI’s comprehensive approach to looking at housing as an integral factor in the health of families and communities. Through engaging conversations and interactive activities with our staff and crew, explore how GHHI is addressing lead paint, asthma, weatherization, and fall prevention needs in Baltimore and beyond.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: Reginald F. Lewis High School, 6401 Pioneer Dr, Baltimore, MD 21214
“Picture Me Voting”
Come learn about efforts in creating a positive culture around democracy for all Baltimoreans with a specific focus on first time voters including returning citizens and youth. Shadow Baltimore Votes members as they run through the first time voter programming. Find out how you can join Baltimore Votes and register voters in your community.
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Location: TouchPoint Baltimore - Mondawmin, 2401 Liberty Heights Ave., Ste. 2730, Baltimore, MD 21215
“Design Thinking to Spur Student Innovation”
Come for a candid discussion on how standardized tests and compliance-based school cultures deprive students the opportunity to create, discover, and innovate. Engage in an hands-on demonstration on the principles of design thinking and review case studies of student success.
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Greenmount West Community Center
Location: GWCC, 1634 Guilford Ave, Baltimore, MD 21202
“After School Programming”
Learn about best practices for engaging the youth of the Greenmount West neighborhood. Understand how the center is used to connect children, their families, and the greater community. Get a better grasp of the vital Baltimore City partnerships that allow the center to outfit the space and drive programming.
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Amazing Grace Church, 2424 McElderry Street, Baltimore MD 21205
“Stitching Together the Fabrics of a Community”
Learn best practices for creating and community owned and operated grassroots organizations. Listen to best practices on activating the social leader that is inside all of us. Under how simple activities can create fellowship and lasting bonds among community members”
4:00 - 6:00 p.m. | 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: TouchPoint, 2401 Liberty Heights Ave, Baltimore, MD 21215
“Our Village Needs Mothers: What You Can Do To Combat the Black Maternal Health Crisis”
Come for a roundtable discussion highlighting how community members and community organizations can be in support of black women during the prenatal and postpartum stages of pregnancy and motherhood. Preview the MOMcares Holistic Care plan and take part in holistic care plan activities including a short breathing exercise and visualization activity.
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Mera Kitchen Collective
Location: 29th Street Community Center, 300 East 29th Street, Baltimore, MD 21218
“Amplifying the skills and passion of America’s newest neighbors”
Learn about the history of refugees and immigrants in Baltimore City and why inclusion is essential for empowering America’s newest neighbors. Gain a deeper understanding of how the inclusion business model is used to reduce economic barriers. Hear first hand stories and powerful testimonials.
Tuesday, October 16
Community Fun Night at Shake & Bake Family Fun Center
Join us for a community fun night. Free entry and skate rental; food will be available for purchase.
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Alumni Gathering (alumni only)
An opportunity for alumni (Elevation Awards, Fellowship, Place for Purpose, Public Allies) to reconnect and recommit to the values-centered work to be done in partnership with one another.
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Food for Thought Dinner (invite only)
An intimate gathering that will feature moderated table discussions aimed at fostering connection, collaboration, dialogue, and community.
Friday, October 19, 2018
A formal celebration of Baltimore Corps’ first five years, honoring key champions along its journey and featuring local talent.