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OSI-Baltimore Announces Solutions Summit, December 10

Just over a month after Election Day, OSI-Baltimore will convene Baltimore residents for a free full-day public event, called Solutions Summit, to create a consensus blueprint for the new mayor and city council. READ MORE »

Baltimore’s response to the overdose epidemic

As we mark International Overdose Awareness Day (, Open Society Institute-Baltimore and the Baltimore City Health Department are proud to announce the release of “Baltimore’s Response to the Overdose Epidemic: An Open Society Institute-Baltimore Brief.” READ MORE »
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Baltimore Youth Kinetic Energy Collective (BYKE)

Baltimore Youth Kinetic Energy Collective (BYKE) was founded in 2014 by OSI-Baltimore Community Fellow, Evelyn (Chavi) Rhoads, to give young people a safe place to learn bicycle mechanics, practice respectful safe ridership and build community. Rhoads used her fellowship to grow the collective, opening a dedicated repair and training shop in the Oliver neighborhood. READ MORE »
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Punishing the Poor: The Opening of #unconvicted

Please join OSI-Baltimore for #unconvicted, a photographic exhibit which documents the plight of pretrial detainees, many of whom are locked up for weeks or months without being convicted of any crime because of the cash bail system, which penalizes the poor for their economic status. READ MORE »

Media Advisory Contact Evan Serpick 410-234-1091 Open Society Institute-Baltimore is deeply troubled by revelations that the Baltimore Police Department (BPD) has been conducting a covert surveillance program in the skies above our city since January. OSI-Baltimore calls for the Baltimore…

On Thursday, OSI-Baltimore hosted its second “Understanding Addiction” training for Baltimore police officers and cadets. As The Guardian reported in its story about the training, the officers and cadets heard from people who had been directly impacted by police abuse,…

Punishing the Poor: Audacious Thinking Summer 2016

Posted on August 22nd, 2016 at 3:08 pm

In the Summer 2016 issue of OSI-Baltimore’s newsletter, Audacious Ideas, we announce our plans for the Solutions Summit on December 10, check in with some of our Community Fellows as they work to build an alumni network, and highlight the…

We’re Hiring – Program Administrative Specialist

Posted on August 9th, 2016 at 9:08 am

The Open Society Foundations (OSF) currently seek a Program Administrative Specialist who will support the OSI-Baltimore Community Fellowships Network. OSI-Baltimore, the sole field office of OSF’s U.S. Programs, supports a grantmaking, educational, advocacy and capacity-building program to expand justice and opportunity…

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