BENI In the Media

BENI as featured in TV, on radio, and in the newspapers.

Belair-Edison: A neighborhood that works together

The following letter to the editor was printed in the Baltimore Sun on Thursday, April 2nd, 2015. Photo by Kenneth K. Lam I would like to applaud Sun reporter Yvonne Wenger for her recent article, “Belair-Edison: Fighting for a neighborhood for ‘the middle.’” With so much negative coverage about Baltimore neighborhoods that we see on the news or read in the paper, it was refreshing to read a story about a community where neighbors and …MORE >>

Belair-Edison: Fighting for a neighborhood for ‘the middle’

The following article was printed in the Baltimore Sun on Sunday, March 29th, 2015. Written by Yvonne Wenger Photo by Kenneth K. Lam Marguerite Gallup can see it in her mind’s eye: her three children racing Big Wheels in the alley behind their red brick rowhouse, her husband at work at the nearby steel mill. She’d be in the small but serviceable kitchen where she made the family dinner every night. Baltimore’s Belair-Edison neighborhood was …MORE >>

BENI Gets Recognized by WEAA

When you do good work and you know you have done good work, there is nothing wrong with patting yourself on the back or tooting your own horn, just a little! Well, we’re not the only ones tooting because in October, WEAA named our organization a Community Cares organization, recognized as a local non-profit who does great work locally. Take a listen to an interview with BENI Executive Director, Johnette Richardson. Part 1: Part 2: