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21st century cities
Investing with intent
Published May 18, 2017
JHU welcomes CEOs, leaders for discussion of strategies for expanding economic opportunity in Baltimore
We all scream for ice cream
Published May 11, 2017
JHU's sweet tooth helps Baltimore ice cream maker Taharka Brothers grow into a year-round business
Marked progress in year one
Published March 9, 2017
University, Health System initiative to promote economic growth in Baltimore on track after first year
BUILD College graduates its first class
Published Sept 28, 2016
Students from 15 city firms spent the summer learning from industry experts, networking with peers
Food, flowers, furniture? Let HopkinsLocal guide you
Published Aug 24, 2016
When it comes to purchasing goods and services, Crystal Burns advocates a close-to-home approach
Employment pipeline partnership
Published July 18, 2016
Job training program prepares Baltimore residents for work at local medical institutions, colleges
Associated Black Charities honors Hopkins
Published June 20, 2016
University, health system leaders recognized for programs designed to increase economic health of disadvantaged Baltimore communities
BLocal can change local economic landscape
Published April 7, 2016
Initiative's co-chairs give overview of effort by 25 local businesses to create economic opportunities in Baltimore / The Baltimore Sun
Hopkins, others pledge to invest $69M in programs to build, hire, buy locally
Published April 4, 2016 Video
Johns Hopkins among 25 businesses teaming up to expand economic opportunities in Baltimore
HireLocal effort under way
Published March 17, 2016
Hiring program targets applicants from Baltimore's most distressed neighborhoods