News & Events

2nd Annual CCF Cookout

Cookout and Information Session is open to all community members, especially CCG clients who are enrolled in IOP and/or OP services. Step Up members will share their stories about how the Foundation has helped them with their recovery.

CCF Volunteer Day:

On July 15, 2017, CCF will sponsor a community volunteer day at the 26ers Street Park, located on the corner of Barclay and 26th Street.

The activities will include:
  • Weeding
  • Flower planting
  • Leveling
  • Cleaning flower-beds
  • Fence installation
  • Group prep
Goal 1

Re-establish the 26ers Park as a sanctuary, a place where young children can play and families can gather. CCF will facilitate the beautification of the park: Planting flowers, installing a fence, and securing lighting. CCF will work with local police districts to set up neighborhood watch and patrol.

Goal 2

Provide frequent maintenance of re-established park on a weekly basis . To form a committee that would oversee the maintenance of the park. The committee will establish rules for the use of the park.

Goal 3

Provide a community space where people can come together to meet and enjoy each other in order to improve community relations. Using the park for social events, e.g., Community Barbecues or Cookouts. Include the site as a part of Integrated Health Fair.

Join us as we show pride in our community by making it ours again!

Adult Basic Education Program at CCG

CCG has forged a partnership with the BCCC to offer Adult Basic Education services including GED programs and English as a Second Language (ESL), when applicable, to its clients at CCG facilities in Baltimore City. Presently, classes are held at adjunct site, the 420 E. 25th facility. CCG is grateful for the work of Michelle Jackson, Director of Adult Education at BCCC, Calla Jamison, Outreach Coordinator at CCG, Ron Shelley, Director at CCF, CCG in making this exciting opportunity possible for our clients.


To date over 30 clients have participate in the GED program and attended classes. The classes are scheduled for Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays (60 hours) from 9am to 12pm.


BCCC Adult Basic Education Program includes:
  • Adult Basic Education – Pre-GED and GED preparation
  • Basic Literacy – reading and writing skills (small-group instruction), using the Wilson Reading Method
  • Basic Skills – academic skills in reading, language arts, and basic mathematics, as well as life- and work skills competencies

Important Dates

It’s time to start preparations for the Summer 2017 schedule of adult education classes at CCG.

  • GED Preparation Class—Essentials II
  • Class Start/End: July 10—August 23
  • Time: 9am—12pm
  • Day(s): Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday

Testing/Registration will be held at least two weeks prior to the start of class. I will send the dates once you approve the schedule. Soon after your dates are approved, we will send you a recruitment flyer so you can post and distribute it in the community.


Please call 667.239.3236 or email for specific registration dates and times.


Finally, the Basic Skills (Pre GED) course is offered at no cost to the CCG clients or to an interested community member

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