The Daily Record: Maryland health department, Kaiser Permanente partner to increase vaccine confidence

In 2016, Kaiser Permanente launched the Good Health & Great Hair program, a West Baltimore initiative to bring health care services to barbershops and hair salons. The program is now focused on increasing vaccination rates. Continue reading

The Daily Record: UnitedHealthcare donates $550K to Maryland nonprofits

The grants aim to assist individuals and families experiencing challenges from food insecurity, social isolation and behavioral health issues, and support local health promotion and health literacy efforts. Continue reading

Higher Achievement Baltimore Seeks Literacy Tutors

Higher Achievement Baltimore will include high-dosage literacy tutoring as the main part of its programming during the 2021-22 school year. Continue reading

The Daily Record: Morgan State University doctoral program gets boost from Nigerian partnership

The collaboration will bring more than 70 Nigerian doctoral students and more than 15 Nigerian postdoctoral students to MSU for scholarship and research during the Fall 2021 semester. Continue reading

Baltimore Fishbowl: Founder Rebecca Hoffberger will step down as head of American Visionary Art Museum

Rebecca Hoffberger, who co-founded AVAM with her former husband, and built it into one of Baltimore’s most beloved attractions, has told her Board of Directors that she plans to retire in March of 2022. Continue reading