2016 Impact Report

In the past, we have published an annual report that primarily listed the grants we made over the previous year and the generous donors who made that work possible. But we always knew that wasn’t the full story. OSI-Baltimore is more than just the sum of its grants and donors.

So this year, we set out to create a report that taps into our vision for a more just and equitable Baltimore, the strategic thinking behind our programmatic decisions, and, perhaps most importantly, the impact of our work on the lives of residents through our city and, often, throughout the state.

OSI and Health Department Release Brief on Baltimore’s Response to Overdose Epidemic

OSI-Baltimore and Baltimore Health Department Announce Release of a New Brief, “Baltimore’s Response to the Overdose Epidemic” August 31, 2016 Media Advisory Evan Serpick, OSI-Baltimore Evan.Serpick@opensocietyfoundations.org 410-234-1091 Michelle Mendes, Baltimore City Health Department Michelle.Mendes@baltimorecity.gov 443-862-0891 As we mark International Overdose Awareness…

2015 Grants and Donors

Our beloved Baltimore is a vital American city with a grand history and a wonderfully diverse population. But it faces tremendous challenges. The Baltimore uprising that began in April 2015 brought many of the city’s deeply rooted problems to the surface and created a unique opportunity to address…