Meet Our New Mural with a Message! (Narrative & Video)
MEET OUR NEW MURAL WITH A MESSAGE by Pete Theodore, Communications Manager If you drove down Bush Street by Second Chance a few weeks ago, all you would’ve seen were barren bricks, varying shades of fading paint, and the sporadic graffiti tag. Now, an inspiring message of hope welcomes those […]
SC Staff Interviewed on MyTV (WUTB)
March 27, 2017 – Television Interview on MyTV If you didn’t catch it live on WUTB, here’s your chance to watch Dana and Antonio interviewed about Second Chance on MyTV’s “BMORE Lifestyle” show! We’re grateful for every opportunity to share our nonprofit mission to retrain, reclaim and renew.
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!
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 […]
U.S. Senator Ben Cardin Promotes Second Chance as a “National Model” on the Senate Floor
February 12, 2016 – “Second Chance, Inc.: A National Model” Released by the Office of Senator Benjamin Cardin It’s not every day that a U.S. Senator plugs your nonprofit work as a national model on the Senate floor in front of the President! We are grateful for Sen. Ben Cardin’s […]
Video & Article on Second Chance by Upworthy – Viewed by Well Over a Million People!
January 22, 2016 – “‘We can change.’ This nonprofit is giving them the second chance they needed and the skills to succeed for years to come.” by Jess Blank (video) and Eric March (article) of Upworthy. “The work at Second Chance — salvaging old houses — might be the perfect […]
A ‘Second Chance’ for Salvaged Objects
July 17, 2015 – “A ‘Second Chance’ for Salvaged Objects” by Kim Hairston in The Baltimore Sun’s “The Dark Room: Exploring Visual Journalism “Second Chance, Inc., is a nonprofit corporation that sells reclaimed building materials, which fund job training and employment of Baltimore City residents who may have difficulties finding […]
“Second Chance” by Byron Scott for CTV News
June 1, 2015 – “Second Chance” by Byron Scott for CTV News This video was produced when Senator Ben Cardin encouraged us and participated in a roundtable discussion at Second Chance. Job training, environmental stewardship, workforce development, citizen (ex-offender) re-entry, and *hope* were key themes that, as you will see, […]
“Repurpose” in Baltimore Bride Magazine 2015
2015 Edition – “Repurpose” in Baltimore Bride Magazine We participated in a photo shoot for the current issue of Baltimore Bride magazine on the pier at the Frederick Douglass-Isaac Myers Maritime Park. We loaned items to create a ceremony setting that features repurposed materials, the centerpiece being a massive door […]