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WegoWise Partners with Green & Healthy Homes Initiative in Baltimore

In a press release that went out through PR Newswire December 6th, WegoWise announced the “successful deployment of a pilot program with the Green & Healthy Homes Initiative(TM) (GHHI) to track and benchmark energy data in Baltimore area homes. Through their collaboration, WegoWise and GHHI have identified significant utility savings for low-income residents in the city and county as a result of integrated energy efficiency and health and safety improvements performed in homes in the GHHI program.”

ThinkProgress Highlights BCC's "Stability-Oriented" Approach to Foreclosure Crisis

Alan Pyke, deputy economic policy editor for ThinkProgress, interviewed BCC CEO Elyse Cherry about the ongoing effects of foreclosure in low-income communities for his piece, "The Forgotten Crisis Every Presidential Candidate Should Be Talking About In Nevada."  The piece, posted last week, highlights approaches to combating blight and vacancy as a result of foreclosure, includ

Preventing Foreclosure in Baltimore: CEO Elyse Cherry Weighs In