Resources

Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts: BOPA is a nonprofit quasi-public organization tasked with producing events and arts programs as well as managing several facilities in Baltimore City.

Bmoreart: Bmoreart is a Baltimore-based online journal dedicated to reviewing and covering the contemporary visual arts, with special emphasis on emerging artists. We believe that smart, critical discussions are vital to the health and continual growth of Baltimore’s creative class.

D center Baltimore: D center Baltimore is a broad cross-section of disciplines and individuals invested in improving and encouraging design—in all its iterations—in the Baltimore region. D center's members believe design thinking has the capacity to change the world and that banding together in creative collaboration will greatly improve the quality of urban life.

Friends of Patterson Park:

Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance: GBCA connects artists and groups to one another; brokers relationships inside and outside the arts and culture sector, leads in addressing strategic issues facing the cultural community, and advocates for the continued visibility and financial strength of the sector.

Jubilee Baltimore: Jubilee Baltimore helps the people of Baltimore to build neighborhoods that are safe, stable, historic, attractive, and diverse by developing both affordable and market-rate housing and bringing particular expertise in historic renovation and community planning.

Highlandtown Business Association: The mission of the Highlandtown Business Association is to build and support the business membership, as well as improve the appearance and safety of the Highlandtown commercial district.

Highlandtown Community Association: The Highlandtown Community Association meets at 7:00 PM on the third Monday of each month (except July & August) at the Salem United Methodist Church at 3407 Gough Street.

Highlandtown Main Street: Highlandtown’s Main Street, which runs along Eastern Avenue from Ellwood Street to Haven Street–is a thriving 10 block stretch of shops, restaurants, grocers and art spaces with merchants and clientele from all over the globe.

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts: Founded in 1985, MDVLA is a nonprofit organization that provides lawyer referral services and pro bono legal assistance to income-eligible artists and arts organizations.

Maryland State Arts Council: The mission of MSAC is to encourage and invest in the advancement of the arts for the people of Maryland by supporting artists and arts organizations in their pursuit of artistic excellence, to ensure the accessibility of the arts to all citizens, and to promote statewide awareness of arts resources and opportunities.

Patterson Park Neighborhood Association:

Southeast CDC: The Southeast CDC promotes healthy, dynamic and diverse communities throughout Southeast Baltimore.

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