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HopkinsLocal
Strengthening the pipeline of opportunity
Published June 18, 2018
A strategic partnership with Project JumpStart, a training program that teaches construction skills to city residents, helps Johns Hopkins fulfill its promise to improve economic opportunities in Baltimore
HopkinsLocal
Hopkins helps local businesses survive, thrive
Published June 18, 2018
Gundalow Gourmet, a boutique catering company based in Govans, has catered more than a dozen meals for Johns Hopkins thanks in part to the HopkinsLocal initiative
HopkinsLocal
Effort to hire locally transforms lives
Published June 18, 2018
Clayton Smith knew he needed a life change, so he left his job driving trucks and began work at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he's training to become a nurse
HopkinsLocal
Initiative to build, hire, and buy locally shows sustained growth
Published June 18, 2018
Johns Hopkins effort to promote economic growth in Baltimore exceeds expectations in second year
Progress report
BLocal program off to a promising start
Published June 18, 2018 Video
Hopkins, 24 other Baltimore-area companies surpass their three-year goals to build, hire, and buy locally
BLOCAL
Breaking into big business
Published June 18, 2018
A BLocal symposium connects procurement officers from major Baltimore institutions with local vendors
Summer Jobs Program
A celebration of opportunity
Published June 18, 2018
As Summer Jobs Program kicks off, students meet the business leaders who helped make their internships possible
Locally sourced
Published Summer 2017
Alum Affan Sheikh oversees JHU's HopkinsLocal program to buy, hire, and build local / Johns Hopkins Magazine
BLOCAL
Building better business leaders
Published June 18, 2018
BUILD College, a program under the BLocal effort, helps local business owners brush up on important management skills
21st century cities
Investing with intent
Published June 18, 2018
JHU welcomes CEOs, leaders for discussion of strategies for expanding economic opportunity in Baltimore