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!
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 […]
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
Talking Mission with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s President
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation has become a meaningful partner to us as we link arms to protect and enhance our precious natural environment! We are grateful for their energetic inspiration, education, resources and encouragement. What CBF is doing for and through us is, ultimately, changing lives and communities – and […]
A Day to Make a Difference!
On this #GivingTuesday, please take a moment to reflect on a brief story of real life change that only happens by your generosity…. Jess knows what it’s like to need a second chance. Her earliest years were spent with a parent so dominated by her addictions that Jess never […]