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Women of Excellence: Introducing the BBJ’s 2022 honorees

Jennifer Bedon joined HUM as Chief Philanthropy Officer in July 2020. Jennifer has 20 years of experience in fundraising for causes that improve the quality of life for the people of Baltimore. Jennifer is especially passionate about the opportunity to help HUM expand our work to serve the needs of women and their children with our new Center for Women & Children. Congratulations Jennifer for being recognized as a 2022 Baltimore Business Journal Enterprising Woman in Philanthropy/Nonprofits!  To read the …

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CFG Bank

Thank you CFG Bank for supporting our Women! With this blessing, #LifeTransformation will be a referral away, and HUM’s reach will be a bigger HUG for Greater Baltimore and Beyond! #CommunityPartners #BuildingaBetterBaltimore #inspiringHope

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Bank of America Supports our Programs and Operations

We would like to thank Bank of America for providing much needed funding in support of our programs and operations. This blessing will go a long way in providing life-transformation opportunities to the men and women whom we serve! Thank you Bank of America! #inspiringhope #buildingabetterBaltimore #communitydevelopment

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Camp Wabanna

Thanks to You, 70 Kids Are Going to Camp This Summer!  These include children of the men and women in our Spiritual Recovery Program along with disadvantaged girls and boys from some of Baltimore’s most violent neighborhoods.   Now more than ever, these kids need a break from today’s harsh realities. They need to be with other children. They need encouragement and fun, away from the struggles of inner-city life.   They need a life-changing experience at summer camp …  Located on the …

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A Mother’s Grief, A Brother’s Memorial

 Alison is the mother of Adam Fishman, who graduated from Helping Up Mission years ago and passed away more recently. Jake is Adam’s brother. They share Adam’s story, but also the story of their grief journeys, how Allison’s grief led her into writing poetry – you hear one of those poems at the very end of this episode – and also led her to a joint presentation with one of Adam’s doctors at medical humanities conferences. You’ll hear how …

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One of Baltimore’s oldest nonprofits opens its first facility for women

Tuesday, February 1, 2022 Tommie Clark, WBAL-TV 11 One of Baltimore City’s oldest nonprofit organizations is trying something new. The Helping Up Mission, which provides shelter and services to those in need, is opening its new building for the Center for Women and Children. “It is exciting what is happening on East Baltimore Street through Helping Up Mission,” said Pamela Wilkerson, director of Helping Up Mission’s Center for Women and Children. To watch the video and read the entire article …

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3k pairs of socks donated to Helping Up Mission

By: WMAR Staff Posted at 5:54 PM, Jan 12, 2022   and last updated 6:17 PM, Jan 12, 2022 BALTIMORE — Baltimore’s Helping Up Mission received a generous donation Wednesday morning. The organization received 3,000 pairs of socks as part of the Marian Preparatory Academy’s first annual “Sock-It to me” Drive, collecting socks for homeless women, men, and children. To read the full article and watch the video CLICK HERE

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Helping Up Mission to open new Center for Women & Children

By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer Report for America Corps Member msayles@afro.com Helping Up Mission, a Baltimore, faith-based nonprofit that provides programs and services to men and women suffering from homelessness and addiction, is set to open a Center for Women and Children at the end of January. The new center will be located on East Baltimore Street, just across from Helping Up Mission’s men’s campus. It will open its doors to women this year, and next year it will take on …

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