How Quiet Donors Became Champions for Black Giving

August 14, 2019 {Image description: Eddie and Sylvia Brown, BCF donors. Credit: Baltimore Community Foundation} Eddie and Sylvia Brown contribute to education, the arts, and health care — often stipulating […]

Investing in Baltimore neighborhoods since 1972

  August 12, 2019 {Image description: Former Baltimore Mayor and Maryland Gov. William Donald Schaefer (center, dressed in a suit) tours a community garden in Johnston Square, Baltimore, in 2007. Mayor […]

My Legacy: Elaine Ritchey

July 05, 2019 “My son, Chuck, was an amazing, kind and helpful man. Chuck worked in the nursing home industry, and he was truly dedicated to helping those in this […]

Networking for a cause

  February 26, 2019   Constance Craig-Mason, an agent with the Baltimore-based Transamerica, believes in the power of networking. Recently, her networking introduced her to the benefits of working with […]

Parsing School Effectiveness and Leadership

November 28, 2018 When BCF made a commitment to invest in school effectiveness and school leadership, we had a lofty objective in mind. We wanted every student, or at least […]

IN MEMORIAM: Suzanne F. Cohen

November 20, 2018 IN MEMORIAM: Suzanne F. Cohen BCF Trustee Emerita Many will join in celebrating the life of Suzanne F. Cohen over the days and weeks to come. Sue […]

Judy Centers showing success in school readiness

May 08, 2018 Ensuring Baltimore’s children are ready for kindergarten is a crucial goal for BCF, and for our city. After identifying Judy Centers as an intervention that delivered results, […]