We're incredibly proud to announce that fusion program Youth Empowered Society has officially opened the doors of Baltimore's premier Homeless Youth Drop-in Center! See the flyer below for more info on how the YES Drop-In Center is serving one of Baltimore's most overlooked communities.
Thursday, September 27th, at The Charles Theater please join Fusion program New Lens as they host "New Generation Jobs," a FREE event focusing on youth employment strategies. Watch youth-produced video of young entrepreneurs and other stories of employed youth, learn the stats on youth employment, listen to a panel of people involved in innovative youth job … Continue reading New Lens to host screening and panel discussion on Youth Employment!
Please join the Baltimore Student Harm Reduction Coalition (BSHRC) in honoring International Overdose Awareness Day – this Friday, August 31, 2012. Did you know that drug overdose (OD) is the leading cause of accidental death in the US, causing more deaths than motor vehicle crashes and shootings? This epidemic is particularly troubling in Baltimore City, … Continue reading Baltimore Student Harm Reduction Coalition (BSHRC) honors International Overdose Awareness Day
Two+ years ago the Baltimore Homeless Youth Initiative Youth Leaders held an Art Slam on a cold February night. Now, as the Youth Empowered Society (YES), the youth leaders are at it again, this time in the heat of the summer! Join YES as they showcase the art, poetry, song, and dance of Baltimore's youth. … Continue reading YES (Youth Empowered Society) 1st Art Slam!
As you locals may know, we had a super soggy weekend here in Baltimore. Unfortunately the weather resulted in the cancellation of the Word On The Street Summer BBQ. Well, the group didn't waste much time organizing a rain date! The official rain date for the WOTS summer BBQ will be:Thursday, July 26 from 10:00 … Continue reading Word On The Street (WOTS) Barbecue Rain Date
Here at Fusion we like to think of our approach to fiscal sponsorship as a novel approach to the cutting edge support of Grassroots Social Justice Community Organizing. While we are incredibly excited about the potential of fiscal sponsorship to enable communities to do great things we also understand that novel ideas often require a … Continue reading “What Has Fusion Done For You?” -Episode 2-
Fusion program and community garden Exeter Gardens recently published a great digital pop-up book telling the narrative of a workday at the Garden. Take a moment to check it out and be sure to note the great intra-Fusion collaboration between the garden and Baltimore Free Farm! You can view the digital pop-up book … Continue reading Exeter Gardens Publishes Digital Pop-Up Book!
Fusion program Word on the Street will be holding a BBQ open to those homeless individuals in Baltimore and their allies at St. Vincent de Paul Park (a few blocks from Healthcare for the Homeless) in order to celebrate the success of Word on the Street and raise awareness of homelessness in Baltimore! Check it … Continue reading WOTS Summer BBQ!