Under Armour will make protective gear for Md. hospital workers during coronavirus pandemic

Under Armour plans to make more than 500,000 masks, assemble and distribute 1,000 face shields and make thousands of hospital gowns in Baltimore. Continue reading

COVID-19 Resources and Helpful Websites

Here are some business-related resources as well as official informational websites to help keep the Greater Baltimore business community healthy and safe during the COVID-19 outbreak. Continue reading

GBC’s 2020 Maryland General Assembly Legislative Session Summary

Every year, prior to the start of the legislative session of the Maryland General Assembly, the GBC releases its Legislative Priorities, which are based on several core policy priority areas. Here is the end of session summary. Continue reading

M&T contributes $100,000 to Baltimore City Public Schools’ fund supporting students, families affected by COVID-19

M&T Bank is contributing $100,000 to the Baltimore City Public Schools’ Fund for Educational Excellence to help feed the city’s students and their family members directly or indirectly affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. Continue reading

Special Update on State and Federal Legislation Related to COVID-19

The GBC will provide updates on COVID-19-related state and federal legislation and highlight the impacts on business. Continue reading

Weinberg Foundation announces $4M emergency grant funding in response to COVID-19 crisis

The emergency grants will support current grantees that are providing vital services within their communities while facing severe operational challenges as a result of this pandemic. Continue reading

Sagamore Spirit Distillery to produce hand sanitizer amid COVID-19 pandemic

Sagamore Spirit has procured materials sufficient to manufacture an initial 54,000 liters of hand sanitizer that will first be made available to Maryland health providers including Johns Hopkins. Continue reading

Kaiser Permanente gives $1M and provides 1st-ever injection of investigational vaccine

Kaiser Permanente has been very active in providing support among communities across the country during the novel coronavirus pandemic. Continue reading

Supporting the Orioles, the future of Pimlico and sports betting — Donald C. Fry on PressBox.com

Don Fry discussed ways to continue to support The Orioles, Preakness Stakes and Pimlico Race Course legislation, sports betting and the future of Baltimore’s arena. Continue reading

Donald C. Fry on economic impact of COVID-19 crisis on WBAL NewsRadio

Donald C. Fry appeared on WBAL NewsRadio with Robert Lang on March 24 to discuss the economic impact of the COVID-19 crisis on the region. Continue reading