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2011-05-09 15:35:00

$1 million investment over two years to promote independent living BALTIMORE, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, today celebrated its partnership with the State of Maryland in announcing the "Affordable Rental Housing Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities" initiative. The joint venture with the Weinberg Foundation, the first of its kind in the nation, was facilitated by the...

2008-12-02 14:30:00

BALTIMORE, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the nation's largest private foundations, with approximately $2 billion in assets and annual distributions of close to $100 million, announced the results of a landmark year of charitable giving today during its Annual Community Event at the Hilton Baltimore Hotel. More than 550 elected officials, community and philanthropic leaders, dignitaries, and guests attended the event this evening. Keynote speaker...

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