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This anti-violence program relentlessly courts at-risk youth. It’s off to a ‘remarkable start’ in Baltimore.

December 9, 2019

Antione Tates was suspicious of a white man who kept showing up at his West Baltimore home, fearing he was a police officer or a probation agent. His mother pleaded with him to call the phone number left at the door…

FROM: The Washington Post

The C4 Show interview with Roca Baltimore Staff James Timpson and Kurt Palermo

December 2, 2019

Listen to the C4 Show clip on Roca’s first year in Baltimore with Roca Staff James Timpson and Kurt Palermo…

FROM: The C4 Show

 

At-risk young men in Baltimore slowly turning to Roca, a program offering skills and means to combat violence

November 21, 2019

Antione Tates was suspicious of a white man who kept showing up at his West Baltimore home, fearing he was a police officer or a probation agent. His mother pleaded with him to call the phone number left at the door…

FROM: The Baltimore Sun

New England Patriots players announce $450,000 in grants to benefit five local social justice organizations

November 18, 2019

The New England Patriots players announced that their Social Justice Fund has selected five local organizations as the beneficiaries of $450,000 in grants for the work they…

FROM: The New England Patriots

Strengthening Human Services Through Social Capitol

November 4, 2019

ASPE has contracted with Research Triangle Institute and the University of North Carolina School of Government for this project, which seeks to understand how local, state…

FROM: Office of the Assitant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation

Roca and Dorchester Brewing Co. helping young men of Dorchester, Roxbury, and Mattapan leave the streets and go to work

September 12, 2019

A few years ago, Denzel Florvil found himself fresh off a stint in prison and full of uncertainty about his future. He had no car…

FROM: Boston Business Journal

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