This report, the first in a series produced by the Casey Foundation, outlines the East Baltimore Revitalization Initiative in Maryland and its efforts to transform a neglected neighborhood into a thriving community for longtime and new residents.

January 1, 2010

In This Report, You’ll Learn

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    The history of East Baltimore, Maryland.

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    What role the Annie E. Casey Foundation plays in the East Baltimore initiative.

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    What the vision is for East Baltimore residents.

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    What progress has been made toward achieving the initiative's goals.

Key Takeaway

A Promising Work In Progress

The East Baltimore Revitalization Initiative and its partners have a way to go toward achieving the full vision of the project. Early successes in the areas of housing redevelopment, resident engagement, workforce development, economic inclusion, family support, education and investment have, however, already put EBDI in the national spotlight as a positive example of redevelopment.

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