Resources & Publications: Baltimore
Jan 19, 2017
| Zoe Ziliak Michel
CLASP Testimony in Support of Maryland Healthy Working Families Act - SB 230
Testimony from Policy Analyst Zoe Ziliak Michel in support of the Maryland Healthy Working Families Act, which would guarantee Maryland workers paid sick days.
Dec 15, 2013
| Kisha Bird
Opportunity Says It All: How Five Communities Are Supporting the Transformation, Education and Employment Success of Young Black Men.
This report describes how select stakeholders in five communities (community/systems leaders, youth development/
case management staff, and young black men) articulate and define success for disconnected and off-track young black men; discusses how communities have designed interventions and supportive policies for disconnected and offtrack youth; lays out successful approaches and interventions that attract young men into programs and offers examples that address the needs of young black men; and highlights barriers to employment faced by young black men and the strategies utilized by workforce systems and programs to get them employed.
Mar 05, 2010
| Kisha Bird and Chris Scott
Youth Opportunity Community Profile: Baltimore
By implementing a service delivery philosophy that relied on highly skilled youth service professionals and neighborhood-based youth centers, YO! Baltimore not only became a hub for training and education but also for relationship and community building among residents young and old. YO! Sites were safe havens where caring adults gave young people the resources, skills and opportunities they needed to stay on track and to get back on track to achieve their goals.
Feb 28, 2010
| Sara Hastings, Rhonda Bryant, Linda Harris
Building a Comprehensive Youth Employment Delivery System: Examples of Effective Practice