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A Stress Free Rennovation for the Erickson’s


The Erickson’s were in need of a new kitchen. Maxine says, “We’ve been talking about a kitchen update for many years but it never seemed to be the right time, financially.” That was until they learned about DRC’s the Vibrant Neighborhoods Renovation Loan (home improvement loan).   What they got was a makeover!  “I can’t thank the DRC enough for helping us to finally make our tired, out-of-date kitchen, now one I love to be in. I am looking forward to future programs sponsored by the DRC. I love what they’re doing for the neighborhood!”  “When we heard about the program, we knew we had to find out [...]

A Stress Free Rennovation for the Erickson’s2021-03-16T16:56:50-04:00

Milestone Awards: Celebrating Dundalk’s Non Medical COVID 19 Heroes


Our Milestone celebration typically honors individuals, organizations, groups, and nonprofits doing exceptional work to make Dundalk a better place.  Late 2020 and early 2021, we asked Dundalk to tell us the stories of the COVID heroes in their lives.  While the pandemic has changed how we will celebrate this year’s honorees, we’re excited to announce this year’s 2021 Milestone and Cornerstone awardees!   Due to the exceptional community service and outreach performed by Community Assistance Network (CAN) and the incredible fundraising efforts of Jimmy’s Famous Seafood to help support local restaurants, we’ve decided to award our 2021 Cornerstone Award to CAN and Jimmy’s Seafood.   “This year we wanted to celebrate resilience,” Amy Menzer, Executive [...]

Milestone Awards: Celebrating Dundalk’s Non Medical COVID 19 Heroes2021-03-30T11:24:24-04:00

$244,000 in COVID 19 Recovery Funds for the Historic Dundalk Town Center


$244,000 in COVID 19 Recovery Funds for the Historic Dundalk Town Center Dundalk Renaissance will be distributing $244,000 in COVID 19 recovery funds to businesses in the Historic Dundalk Town Center (HDTC) by June 30, 2021 thanks to the State of Maryland’s $7 million Maryland Strong Economic Recovery Initiative (MD SERI) aimed at helping Maryland Main Streets survive the economic effects of COVID 19. More than 5,000 businesses state-wide will be eligible for support from their local Main Street program.  Businesses in the HDTC can apply for grant funding to pay for outstanding business expenses incurred between March 1, 2020 and June 30, 2021.  Priority will be given to the smallest and most vulnerable retail, food, personal service and entertainment businesses.    “In the past few years we have seen a number of new independent businesses [...]

$244,000 in COVID 19 Recovery Funds for the Historic Dundalk Town Center2021-03-12T14:43:09-04:00