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Our Impact


People of color served in 2021


Percent of VCM mentees retaining employment for the duration of the program


Percent of Board Pipeline graduates participating on non-profit boards

Our Mission

To eliminate race-based structural barriers and advance long-term solutions that create new opportunities for African Americans to thrive financially and build a stronger economy for all.

The History of Structural Racism in Baltimore

This original film produced by ABC exposes “the rot beneath the glitter” of how Baltimore became “Baltimore.” The History of Structural Racism in Baltimore is available for paid private screenings as a learning tool for corporate, nonprofit, and private groups.
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    Associated Black Charities was founded in 1985 to represent and respond to issues of special significance to Maryland’s African American communities. We have a track record of success among non-profits making a tangible impact.