Author: Pete Theodore
“Bel-Loc Diner sign gets new life at Second Chance shop” in the Baltimore Sun
May 9, 2018 – “Bel-Loc Diner sign gets new life at Second Chance shop” by Brittany Britto in The Baltimore Sun We probably won’t be serving 6-egg omelettes any time soon, but we cherish this storied diner sign that came down after serving as a Towson-area landmark for more than […]
“Baltimore’s Warehouse of Many Chances” – BittersweetMonthly.com Creatively Captures the Essence of SC
May 7, 2013 – “Baltimore’s Warehouse of Many Chances” by the staff of Bittersweet Monthly Check out this creative piece complete with compelling copy, images and video. It captures the essence of Second Chance like nothing before. The folks at Bittersweet Monthly are so talented, and it is evident here […]
2018 Top-Rated Nonprofit Award – 5th Consecutive Year!
It’s with great humility and appreciation that we announce earning this prestigious recognition for a fifth consecutive year! We don’t do what we do for accolades, but it still feels good when so many people affirm the social, environmental, architectural and economic difference we’re making in Baltimore and beyond. Read […]
Spring into Summer with our Pop Up Extravaganza on June 16!
Because our inaugural Pop Up Fair was so successful and we had a waiting list of participants, Second Chance is doing it again! Our goal is to help local vendors, artists, makers and creators increase engagement with their customer base and ours, resulting in a shopping event that’s fun and […]
Towson’s Iconic Bel-Loc Diner Sign to Be Revealed at SC!
April 6, 2018 – “Preservation Alliance of Baltimore County will pay homage to Bel-Loc Diner for fundraiser” in Baltimore Fishbowl by Brandon Weigel If you’re a local, chances are you’ve seen the iconic large, neon Bel-Loc Diner sign. Although one of the last remaining mid-20th century diners has recently been […]
Save October 13 for the Wreckers Ball!
See our Wreckers Ball 2018 page on this website, and catch even more info on our Facebook event page!
“Drama Queen” – Baltimore Magazine’s Amazing Spring Fashion Photo Shoot at SC!
March 2018 – “Drama Queen” in Baltimore Magazine’s Style Section by Lauren Bell There’s a lot we could say about this remarkable photo shoot held here, but we think the commentary and images say it best by themselves! (P.S. These are merely scanned images from the magazine. Pick up your […]
Second Chance Pop Up Shop Coming April 14!
Second Chance is hosting our first ever pop-up fair! Our goal is to help local vendors, artists, makers and creators increase engagement with their customer base and ours. A portion of the fees will help fund Second Chance’s workforce development program. No ticket or charge is required to shop! We […]
Together, we’re making a real difference…. 2017 behind, 2018 ahead!
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. This provides an excellent opportunity to get to know us!
“Sitting in a Baltimore nonprofit showroom: iconic ‘Maryland’ floor boards from Cole Field House” (Baltimore Sun)
January 9, 2018 – “Sitting in a Baltimore nonprofit showroom: iconic ‘Maryland’ floor boards from Cole Field House” in The Baltimore Sun by Sean Welsh Great piece on this iconic treasure in our inventory! Also see the complimentary February 21, 2018 article in www.southbmore.com by Kevin Lynch.