The Weinberg Foundation today welcomed nearly 1,000 community, civic, and business leaders to its Annual Community Gathering. This program celebrates the Foundation’s mission, partnerships, and accomplishments of the past year. The event included remarks by Spencer Kympton, President of The Mission Continues.
Rachel Garbow Monroe, Weinberg Foundation President and CEO, has been selected by SmartCEO, a regional business magazine and website, as its 2016 Baltimore SmartCEO of the Year.
SmartCEO recognized Monroe at its Circle of Excellence Awards. She becomes the 14th SmartCEO of the Year recipient in Baltimore. Other recipients have included Kevin Plank of Under Armour and Art Modell of the Baltimore Ravens.
Several Weinberg Foundation employees participated in the 5th annual event, which provides on-site, direct and gateway services for individuals and families experiencing homelessness. More than 2,000 people received services last year, and the response was just as impressive in 2016.
The Weinberg Foundation today hosted its 10th annual Employee Giving Program. At the event, 25 employees each presented a check for $20,000 to a Maryland nonprofit consistent with the Foundation’s mission and grant guidelines.
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation today announced that Barry I. Schloss has been named the new Chair of the Board. He will also continue in his role as Treasurer/CFO.
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation launches 5th annual community-wide Book Drive in support of the Baltimore Elementary and Middle School Library Project.