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Teach for America Baltimore gets $1 million donation

Teach for America Baltimore gets $1 million donation

Baltimore philanthropists Patricia and Mark Joseph donated $1 million to the city’s chapter of Teach for America, the organization announced Monday.

The money — one of the largest gifts ever to the city’s Teach for America corps — will provide intensive support for first- and second-year teachers and expand programming for the organization’s alumni network.

“We’ll continue to be able to be a source of diverse, committed teachers and leaders for the students in Baltimore,” said Courtney Cass, executive director of Teach for America–Baltimore. “This gift will also enable us to expand the number of leaders committed to working in Baltimore for a lifetime on behalf of...

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