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 […]
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 […]
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!
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 […]
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 […]
“Made in Baltimore” Furniture Showroom Opens at Second Chance!
Many of you know us well enough to know there always something going on at Second Chance! Whether it’s a visit by a U.S. Senator, an award for workforce development excellence, the preservation of some historical treasures, or the large “Art All Night” event we’re planning for October, it’s never […]
New Workforce Development Initiative for Opportunity Youth
Thanks to support from Associated Black Charities and the Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Employment Development, at least twenty Baltimore youth will be introduced to the fields of deconstruction, retail, transportation and warehousing at Second Chance. “Introduction to the Workforce” is a 12-week, full-time, paid internship. It includes classroom and hands-on […]
We’re “Tops on the List” of Revival House’s Places to Shop!
February 14, 2016 – Revival House Shops: Second Chance, Inc. From the blog: “First up [of my favorite places to shop] is Second Chance. This place is tops on my list! I head here to find vintage building materials, fixtures, furniture, and even art that has been salvaged from old […]