About Brian Hartz

  Wide Angle Productions created this video for 92QJams Baltimore’s #ICareBaltimore campaign highlighting three social enterprises who are employing youth and growing jobs in Baltimore City: The Choice Program/Flying Fruit Stands, The Food Project/ SeedyNutty, and Wide Angle Productions! Be sure to visit the Flying Fruit Stand at the Inner Harbor and get your smoothies […]

Jubilee is a community program providing arts classes to the residents of the Sandtown-Winchester, Upton, and surrounding neighborhoods in Baltimore, Maryland. Jubilee Arts is located on Pennsylvania Avenue, an area with a rich history of African-American culture, and is helping to bring the arts back to life in our community! We offer programming in dance, […]

Holistic Life Foundation Is committed to nurturing the wellness of children and adults in underserved communities. Through a comprehensive approach which helps children develop their inner lives through yoga, mindfulness, and self-care HLF demonstrates deep commitment to learning, community, and stewardship of the environment. HLF is also committed to developing high-quality evidence based programs and […]

Provides afterschool, weekend, and summer learning educational opportunities through vocational programs that provide real world application as well as exposing students to the world outside of their community. The center includes sports facilities and classes and weekly visits to a horse farm to learn general maintenance of working in a different environment. https://www.safealternative.org/ FB: https://www.facebook.com/SafeAlternative […]

The Baltimore Algebra Project (BAP) is a youth-led math literacy program that uses peer-to-peer tutoring and experiential pedagogy to strengthen math skills, employ youth, and develop leadership potential. The youth of the BAP believe that math skills are a gateway to breaking the cycle of poverty that afflicts urban youth. https://www.facebook.com/baltimorealgebraproject 235 Holliday St, Baltimore, […]

CLIA has two objectives: to develop young people to be leaders and advocates and to advance positive community change through public policy. Through our Leadership Development and Advocacy training programs, they teach students to apply fact-based advocacy skills to solve issues they face, connect them with key professionals and public officials, and provide youth with […]

The Intersection provides high school juniors and seniors with high quality after school & summer programming that incorporates fundamental components of community organizing & provides opportunities for youth-led civic action in Baltimore. The Intersection has three stages: In the first stage, students are introduced to the basic concepts of community organizing. Life-long organizers from throughout […]

Southeast Youth And Families Engagement Organization works with other community organizations to make great changes in southeast Baltimore. They are planning to plant 400 trees with youth in the Southeast Baltimore area, help fund after-school programs, help Connect those are struggling with homelessness in Southeast to Services and resources. https://www.facebook.com/SoutheastBaltimore2019

This non-competitive team and commit to Saturday dance and leadership training. Throughout the year, students have opportunities to perform both locally, regionally, and internationally. Part of their travel includes visiting universities to connect with college level dancers to reinforce post-high school opportunities. Students are mentored by the BDCP Collective, an adult company of working professionals, […]

Free after-school and Saturday arts program that serves more than 700 Baltimore City children in grades 2-8 each year. TWIGS offers free classes in dance, vocal and instrumental music, stage production and design, visual arts, and visual storytelling. https://www.bsfa.org/twigs FB: https://www.facebook.com/BaltimoreSchoolfortheArts 712 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD 21201  

Higher Achievement closes the opportunity gap during the pivotal middle school years. By leveraging the power of communities, Higher Achievement’s proven model provides a rigorous year-round learning environment, caring role models, and a culture of high expectations, resulting in college-bound scholars with the character, confidence, and skills to succeed.The program is driven by educators, mentors, […]

Boxing gym that addresses holistic well being through social interaction, skill-building, leadership and discipline. Connects kids and families to local resources, mentors, tutoring, economic opportunities, and heathy living strategies. This program incorporates community service with senior citizens and people with disabilities and community cleanups. https://www.cornerteam.org https://www.facebook.com/cornerteaminc/ 1101 E. 25th Street, Baltimore, MD 21218