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During this season of thanksgiving, we would like to express our sincere gratitude to our generous supporters. Your donations have had a compelling impact on our mission to build and strengthen the neighborhoods and people of Baltimore.

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50 years of experience has shown us that lasting change is achieved by supporting neighborhood leaders, fostering civic engagement, and building community.

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Strong City Baltimore has been building and strengthening neighborhoods and people by enhancing the capacity of residents and social change makers since 1969.

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Strong City supports a variety of initiatives led by independent leaders through fiscal sponsorship and fiscal management. We also operate several direct programs that support personal development.

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Building Blocks: Stories of Neighborhood Transformation

Strong City’s mission is to build and strengthen neighborhoods and people. Doing community organizing in Baltimore for 50 years has demonstrated that building the capacity of neighborhood and grassroots leaders is the path to lasting change. Building Blocks uses the unique, compelling stories of Barclay, Harwood, Remington, and the York Road Corridor to give people the tools to improve their own communities.

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Community Perspectives on Crime and Policing at Third Neighborhood Conversations Series

Please join us for “Community Perspectives on Crime and Policing,” our third and final Strong City Neighborhood Conversation of 2020! The event will take place Thursday, November […]

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President of the United States and Mayor of Baltimore are not the only important decisions facing Baltimore voters this year. There are also many ballot questions, […]

Neighborhood Conversations explore pandemic response, election challenges

After the COVID-19 pandemic forced cancellation of our annual Neighborhood Institute, Strong City launched a new program: Neighborhood Conversations. The first two Conversations were a big success, reaching a combined audience of well over […]

Partner With Us

Through our comprehensive model of fiscal sponsorship, unincorporated initiatives and projects can come under the Strong City umbrella so that they can operate as a non-profit without having to secure their own 501(c)(3) certification.

Classes in Adult Basic Education (ABE) and English Language Acquisition (ELA/ESL/ESOL) to Baltimore residents, all at no cost to the learner.

The Center for Neighborhood Innovation, housed in a historic factory building, will bring together a critical mass of community members, social entrepreneurs, nonprofits, service providers, and researchers committed to solving challenges facing Baltimore’s neighborhoods.

A hub for community members to be able to grow their programs and businesses while creating pipelines for the youth in our community to realize their full potential.

An afterschool and summer program and a consistent, loving, educational haven for 128 children in a disinvested neighborhood.

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