Foundation News

Johns Hopkins, making healthy neighborhoods

November 12, 2018

With the 10th best overall university in the United States and one of the top medical institutions in the world, you may think Johns Hopkins is already doing enough by educating the future workforce and saving lives.

Preparing tomorrow’s workforce

October 29, 2018

By 2021, there will be an estimated 3.5 million unfulfilled cybersecurity jobs in the United States. In Maryland alone, there are currently over 15,000 open cybersecurity jobs—that number growing by the day.

Employing and empowering American veterans

August 31, 2018

Not only do we commend DeWalt and Flags of Valor, we support them. Our Maryland Chamber Foundation encourages workforce development initiatives that build a stronger state for all Marylanders.

Benefits of social responsibility for small businesses

August 1, 2018

Support your community – and your community will support your business. This bit of advice may sound trite, but it’s still true.

Opportunity, for a second chance

July 29, 2018

Everybody deserves a second chance. That’s what the founders of Project Jumpstart believe.

How to help Ellicott City

May 29, 2018

As many of you know by now, historic Ellicott City in Howard County was struck this past weekend by flooding of massive proportions – the second time in less than two years – that has caused substantial damage and destruction of homes and businesses along Main Street.

Emergent BioSolutions: thinks locally, acts generously

May 1, 2018

“When the company was founded 20 years ago, it defined a singular, aspirational mission: to protect and enhance life,” said Emergent BioSolutions CEO Daniel J. Abdun-Nabi.

CIGNA’s quest to confront the opioid epidemic

April 9, 2018

It’s a topic that has been continuing to make headlines—Maryland’s opioid epidemic.

Blueprints are just the beginning: Baltimore-based design firm shapes the communities it designs

March 26, 2018

“We engage people and places to create designs that enrich the world.” It’s not just a statement. It’s a mission. […]

Pro bono, pro-community: The justice of giving back

March 12, 2018

(March 12, 2018—BALTIMORE, Md.)—This was a nation founded on the premise of liberty and justice for all. That’s why leading […]