Author: Pete Theodore
SC’s Salvage Emporium Furnishes “Rooms With a Few” in Baltimore Magazine
July 2016 – “Rooms with a Few: Todd Marks and Nikki McGowan clear space for their blended family of nine” by Martha Thomas in Baltimore magazine Here is a neat story about the sustainable transformation of living space in the city. We’re glad our “salvage emporium” was such a great […]
Second Chance Pays It Forward
Many of you know the big picture of what we’re all about – providing workforce development, material reuse, historical preservation and waste stream diversion by hiring and training folks who have experienced various barriers to employment. We primarily do so through our booming retail store, active donations process, and the […]
Featured in Wedding411!
Loving our feature in the 2017 Wedding 411 magazine! See us on pages 132-135 and the entire issue here. Also, checking out our Wedding board on Pinterest for lots of Reuse, Retro and Repurposing ideas for the special day! Save Save
Together, we’re making a real difference!
In this report, you’ll encounter highlights of the measurable impact Second Chance had on people, materials and the environment during the past year, along with glimpses of our vision for the future!
Grateful for Our 2016 Corporate Donors!
In some ways, it takes money to change the world. That’s why we are profoundly grateful to the 250+ individuals who supported Second Chance’s workforce development programs with financial donations during 2016, along with the generous support of the following outstanding organizations depicted in this brief video!
Deconstruct vs. Demolish in the Arlington Connection
January 3, 2017 – “Deconstruct vs. Demolish in Arlington: An Aging-in-Place Home” in The Arlington Connection by Enjoy learning about deconstruction and its benefits from the Allard’s experience with Second Chance’s deconstruction services. The article will also introduce you to Arlington, Virginia’s innovative “Green Home Choice Program.”
60 Seconds of 2016!
January 2, 2017 – “Sixty Seconds of 2016” by Pete Theodore As we look ahead with vision and vigor, we look behind with joy and gratitude. Simply put, 2016 was a phenomenal year for Second Chance in so many ways! Please enjoy this pictorial compilation of some of the highlights […]
“A Second Chance to Get It Right”
December 16, 2016 – “A Second Chance to Get It Right” by the Chesapeake Bay Foundation We remain grateful for the support and encouragement we’ve enjoyed from the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, an outstanding nonprofit who demonstrably shares our commitment to the environment and the people within it! Check out this […]
Chesapeake Bay Foundation and Second Chance Cruise the Inner Harbor Together
December 15, 2016 – “Chesapeake Bay Foundation and Second Chance Cruise the Inner Harbor Together” in the Environmental section of Baltimore Fishbowl by Laurel Peltier When the environmental reporter for Baltimore Fishbowl recounts an inspirational and educational outing hosted for us by the esteemed Chesapeake Bay Foundation, you can’t help […]
Second Chance Changing Lives in Baltimore Area
December 9, 2016 – “Second Chance Changing Lives in Baltimore Area” in The Baltimore Times by Stacy Brown This new article in the The Baltimore Times article does a good job capturing the essence of Second Chance and our efforts to benefit of people, materials and the environment. Save