Adopt A Block, Inc.
Rating: 5 stars 1 1 review 496
1607 Cromwell Bridge Rd Baltimore MD 21234 USA
Adopt A Block, Inc., is a non-profit coalition and partnership. It is composed of local churches, the Baltimore City Police Department, City Government, local businesses, community associations, a diversity of social service and health agencies, as well as community residents. Our goal is to work together to bring restoration to our inner city - block by block. We work together to effectively meet the diversified needs of the individual, the family and their community: spiritually, emotionally, mentally, and physical, through this organization. We began adopting blocks in the Eastern District of Baltimore City in 1991. We received our tax exempt status in 1994.
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Volunteered at the Station North Thrift Store located at 1400 Greenmount Ave, 21202. They needed help moving furniture and sorting through clothes. The people were friendly and nice to work with. If you go to volunteer, Chique is the man, with his little hotdog cart outside, good cheap eats.
Make sure to call ahead, I did just show up and had to wait a little bit for someone to show me what needed to get done. Tiffany was the person I talked to for community service hours (410) 230-0829.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
It is located in the Station North Arts District, which is an up and coming area in Baltimore City. The people there really try to help the people in the community find nice stuff when they come in. (Just make sure to lock your car, it is Baltimore City)
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
Some of the stuff they have is really old and I don't know if anyone would but it... but that might also be my personal taste. But also with a thrift store, I guess you really can only work with the donations you get.
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