BBJ: ‘Let’s lead by example’: Calvin Butler, new GBC chair, calls for change

Calvin Butler Annual Meeting 2020
"We have to be intentional about our efforts to drive change," Butler said. "We cannot remain static. We cannot remain silent. That to me is how you provide leadership. We are the leaders to do it. Let's lead by example."
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GBC’s Bridging the Gap Committee presents: Racial Equity in the Workplace – Moving from Statements to Action

“The Bridging the Gap mission is to promote a culture of diversity, equity and inclusion here in the Baltimore region. …We’ve had a banner year as a committee and we’ve been able to tackle some tough issues."
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BBJ: Why this Baltimore pastor thinks broadband internet should be a public utility

Yeary spoke to nearly 200 businesspeople during a June 26 webinar hosted by Greater Baltimore Committee focused on structural racism and closing racial wealth gaps. Covid-19 and the recent killing of George Floyd, a Black man, in Minneapolis police custody, have spurred a new wave of critical discussions around how racial...
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Comcast announces $100M multiyear plan to advance social justice and equality

We know that Comcast alone can’t remedy this complex issue. But you have my commitment that our company will try to play an integral role in driving lasting reform. Together, we hope to help create a more equitable, just and inclusive society. 
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GBC Newsmaker Speaker Series: Structural Racism in America

Structural Racism in America: What Is It? How Do You Recognize It? What Can We Do To End It? Join the Greater Baltimore Committee in a thought-provoking discussion about Structural Racism in America and its impact on economic outcomes, workforce and criminal justice. Two of Baltimore’s leaders in the fight...
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Baltimore Corps to host Public Allies Twitter chat May 7

Public Allies is a national movement committed to advancing social justice and equity by engaging and activating the leadership of young people. 
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