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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

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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!

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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.”

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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 […]

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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

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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 […]

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Our 11th Deconstruction Training Class Turns Their Tassels!

It never gets old… year after year, life after life. We still get chills watching people celebrate a significant milestone on their second chance journey toward wholeness. The electricity that fills a room when something important and exciting is happening was certainly present last week when we honored our 11th […]

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Giving A House A Second Chance

Fall 2016 – “Giving a House a Second Chance” by Barbara Guarnieri in Neighborhood News Here’s an informative write up about Second Chance from the Improvement Association for the Ruxton-Riderwood-Lake Roland Baltimore areas!

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BOPA Grant Fuels “Art All Night – Baltimore” Event at Second Chance

We are thrilled to receive a grant for Art All Night, the April 8/9 event (*NEW DATE*) located at Second Chance! Our sincere thanks goes to the Mayor and leadership of Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts for their generous contribution. This gift is a genuine encouragement, and the […]

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Second Chance Proudly Mentors Teens Via YouthWorks for 9th Year!

It’s no secret that our vibrant Charm City periodically garners some “uncharming” press. For all its wonders, our city–like any other–has its share of warts and wrinkles. The youth of Baltimore are among those significantly impacted by the city’s challenges, with some trying to merely survive at the epicenter of […]