‘Giving back to the community has always been a high priority for the Delbert Adams Construction Group (DACG). This past month, the DACG team spent time planning, constructing and building a brand new security guard booth for the Helping Up Mission (HUM) in Baltimore, MD…”
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Helping Up will be using the old Lenny’s location on Corned Beef Row as a temporary kitchen and cafeteria for our men, while our own kitchen is being renovated. This article in the Baltimore Business Journal is on point about the development.
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Our new temporary kitchen is a familiar kitchen and has been in the news a lot lately.
Posted: Jun 21, 2016
Ravens Rookies Serve At Helping Up Mission
Baltimore’s rookie class took time away from football to help in the community Monday afternoon. It’s part of a long-standing tradition in which players help those in need while listening to their stories.
Ravens Rookies Dish Out Lunch and Encouragement
By Jake Lourim
When Gary Byers played high school football at Oxon Hill, his coach would tell him, “If by some miracle you wind up in the end zone with the football, just act like you’ve been there.”
Byers is now deputy director at the Helping Up Mission shelter, where the Ravens’ 23 first-year players visited Monday to meet residents and serve lunch. Even the rookies, Byers figured, are used to being asked for autographs by now.
He wanted to act like he’d been there before….
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Helping Up Mission is Johns Hopkins Student Outreach Resource Center’s June partner of the month.
SOURCE provides academic, professional and personal development opportunities through community outreach and service-learning partnerships with community-based organizations.
We also serve as a channel for student, faculty and staff involvement with community organizations and local projects.
SOURCE has a particular, but not exclusive, focus on East Baltimore neighborhoods in close proximity to the Johns Hopkins Medical Campus. Read More:
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Article by Megan Knight
Running can do more than just get you in shape, it can change your life. Just ask the members of the Baltimore group “Back on My Feet.”
It’s been awhile since Deon Banks did any serious running. The last time he can remember running regularly is during his time in the military.
“I’m a two to three miler kind of guy,” he said with a laugh. “If I can finish that goal in a day, I’ve accomplished something.”
Banks has been with Back on My Feet for a little over a year. The group’s mission is to combat homelessness and help people who may be on the brink of being homeless. Banks found out about the program while at the Helping Up Mission, where he is staying to treat his addiction issues.
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To read Megan Knight’s article on how the program works please visit: ABC2 News
The app is now in the beta stage of testing and HUM is one of the beneficiaries. You can go to Full Society and sign up to be a beta tester!
Images thanks to ABC2 and Full Society
Photo courtesy of Mel Tansill and the Catonsville Patch
So many wonderful people provide for our men on a daily basis. Helping Up was mentioned in today’s Catonsville Patch:
Charlestown Residents’ Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwiches Help the Homeless by Mel Tansill
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HUM was in the news on Friday 5/20/2016. Hear what Bob, Charles, Bill and John had to say about heroin addiction and the hope that HUM has to offer.