The Daily Record: United Way offers free philanthropy cloud for businesses

In partnership with Salesforce, United Way is offering free access to Philanthropy Cloud to companies in the U.S. that wish to enable their employees to engage with their communities and colleagues during the COVID-19 pandemic. Continue reading

Baltimore Corps to host Public Allies Twitter chat May 7

Join Baltimore Corps and Public Allies Baltimore for a Twitter conversation looking at how the local social sector can engage and mobilize talent to best address issues around COVID-19 on Thursday, May 7 at noon.  Continue reading

The Daily Record: GBMC, UM St. Joseph earn A grades from national hospital safety group

Greater Baltimore Medical Center (GBMC) and University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center received an ‘A’ grade from a national hospital-safety organization. Continue reading

GBC members recognized as The Daily Record’s 2020 Health Care Heroes

The Daily Record recognized individuals and organizations for the 2020 Health Care Heroes award. Continue reading

Weinberg Foundation total emergency support for nonprofit partners now exceeds $10.5M

The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation announced April 30 that its total of COVID-19 emergency support to organizations providing direct services for people experiencing poverty now exceeds $10.5 million. Continue reading

CareFirst donates 600 weekly meals, partnering with Maryland Food Bank to help those in need

CareFirst is teaming up with the Maryland Food Bank and Aramark to provide food for our homeless, seniors and those who are critically ill. Continue reading

Harford Community College Receives Grant for New P-TECH Program in Computer Information Systems and Cybersecurity

Harford Community College (HCC) received a $33,961 Career and Technical Education (CTE) Perkins Innovation grant from the Maryland State Department of Education to support their current Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) program. Continue reading

TEDCO’s Seed Fund Invests $200K in NewConnect, LLC

TEDCO, Maryland’s economic engine for technology companies, announced April 29 that NewConnect, LLC, a Bethesda-based provider of high speed internet access to commercial buildings and enterprises, received a $200,000 investment from its Seed Fund.    Continue reading

University of Maryland, College Park students’ flushing system wins Pitch Dingman Competition

A group of seniors at the University of Maryland, College Park won the $15,000 grand prize at the Pitch Dingman Competition, the university’s annual “Shark Tank”-style business event. Continue reading