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North Bend Elementary Bike Donation Spreads Smiles Bicycles will provide accessibility and promote an active lifestyle for Baltimore City students

Sixty-five first-graders received free bicycles at North Bend Elementary/Middle School earlier this month, where professional mountain biker Jeff Lenosky shared safety tips and encouraged the kids to get outside and stay active. Early on Friday, Oct. 14, volunteers showed up again, after having helped build the bikes the previous evening, …

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Donations Needed to Replace United Way Bus The bus provides critical resources and transportation to 18 families

United Way bus driver Paul Highfield

  United Way of Central Maryland needs $35,000 to replace its neighborhood bus. The nonprofit is still about $10,000 short. The bus, which provides safe, free transportation for 18 families in Baltimore City, has broken down. Student-parents at Ben Franklin High School use the bus to get to school each …

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Giveaway Benefits More Than 100 Baltimore Families Toyota partners with the Salvation Army in Central Maryland for the 6th Year

Salvation Army winter boots giveaway 2021

  Toyota, in partnership with the Salvation Army of Central Maryland, is donating warm boots and socks to more than 150 families in need on Saturday, Jan. 29. The giveaway is presented in conjunction with the Maryland Auto Show, held at the Baltimore Convention Center Jan. 28-30. This is Toyota’s …

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Kiddie Academy Donates $40,000 to Support Family Promise Funds raised benefit scholarships and leadership academy for women in early childhood education

Kiddie Academy adult holds baby or toddler

  Kiddie Academy Educational Child Care closed out 2021 by donating $40,000 to create career opportunities for women in early childhood education. The money will fund scholarships through the national nonprofit Family Promise and create the Family Promise Leadership Academy, projected to open in 2022. The Abingdon-based Kiddie Academy, serving …

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