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Baltimore Group Needs Help

Discussion in 'Network: North' started by Open Doors, Mar 31, 2010.

  1. Open Doors

    Open Doors LawnSite Member
    Messages: 9

    I run a program here in Baltimore that does urban greening, landscape, and litter clean up of vacant lots. The guys are from a rehab setting and are learning skills and practices that can help them gain emplyment when they leave. We help with resumes, applications, and basically how to get a hard day work and not rely on the government for a check.:usflag:
    What we need right now are things like a sledge hammer, a wheel barrow, a backpack blower, and a weedwhacker. Does anyone have any recommendations in the baltimore area somewhere I can look to get these donated or at a cheap price? I am in the whole literally 3k right now, due to repairs on the pick up I bought for them and really need these items. :cry: Thank you so much.
    Paul M.
    OPEN DOORS at Tuerk House, Baltimore, MD
    (410)233-0684

    edit - you can't post an email address at the site. thanks, Mike
     
  2. ICT Bill

    ICT Bill LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,115

    Paul,
    You might try parks and people, they are near 83 by stieff (sp?) silver
    parksandpeople.org
    800 Wyman Park Drive
    Baltimore, MD 21211-2821
    (410) 448-5663

    another non profit is Herring run, they are always doing projects and have a great tree and shrub sale going on through april
    baywatersheds.org
    3545 Belair Road
    Baltimore, MD 21213-1230
    (410) 254-1577

    I don't know if they can help but it doesn't hurt to ask
     

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