Mr. Kevin Mills has initiated a project to clean and green his West Baltimore neighborhood in Sandtown-Winchester, with the support of the Unique Fabrics, New Bethlehem Baptist Church, and the United Way. In preparation for the project we had the assistance of Mr. Marcus Williams, Home Horticulture Educator & Master Gardener Coordinator, University of MarylandContinue reading “On Fertile Ground”
Over the summer, writer and performance artist, Aidaa Peerzada led a poetry and writing program that helped open up the minds and eyes of the young people who participated. In the fall, she delivered a poetry-based learning experience to youth currently involved in the criminal justice system. In the program, students discovered and examined theContinue reading “Poetry with Aidaa Peerzada”
In our efforts to provide high-quality program to young people of all ages, we are proud to have the serve high school age youth in the innovate learning space at The Reach! Partnership School, a public charter school operated by Civic Works.
One of the main ways that we hope to expand our impact around the city is by partnering with schools. We were fortunate to partner with City Springs to bring our fashion forward programs on-site to enhance the educational experience of their young people.
We were fortunate to host our 2019 Youth Works Summer Academy at MICA PLACE at 814 N Collington Avenue. The young people completed a curriculum that included Job Skills, Financial Literacy, CPR, Reproductive Health and their choice of a focused enrich path. The program would not have been possible with the space, technology and supportContinue reading “MICA PLACE”