Workforce Training Grant Consistent with GBC Priorities

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"The Greater Baltimore Committee looks forward to working with city officials as they determine the best allocation of grant funding to address mutual goals and priorities for workforce training education," said Fry.

BBJ: M&T provides financial support to help Roca place at-risk young men in jobs

M&T Bank's funding will support five 40-day work slots for men in Baltimore ages 16 to 24. The positions are part of Roca's effort to help the men leave gangs and stay off the streets.

Letter from Chambers, Business Associations Supporting Pell Reinstatement for Incarcerated Students

As leaders of chambers of commerce and business associations, we place enormous value on policies that strengthen both our communities and our economies. That’s why we support lifting the federal ban on Pell grants for people in prison.

Dawna Cobb, Co-Founder of Return Home Baltimore, addresses Coalition for a Second Chance

Return Home Baltimore
Return Home Baltimore provides a wealth of information for formerly incarcerated individuals re-entering the community and is conveniently organized into categories including: Job training, education, legal services, substance abuse and mental health.