#231 Mold App Health & Wellness
Many properties int he city have been around for a long time and have not been renovated. There are potential mold issues, especially in damp, dark basements that likely lack waterproofing due to age.
The Village Learning Place is a library in Central Baltimore that provides crucial after school programming to local students, but they are struggling to fund their crucial Let's Invest in Neighborhood Kids (LINK) program for 7-10th graders. Sources: https://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink/weblink.aspx?name=E10719&id=75&fbclid=IwAR0f1-l1ExTnXkIkiiqL5l3yXHNLHQ3Vq41M7nDkejH3Bx_-4UqBc01PJeU
#233 Helping Parents Access Blood Lead Testing for Children Health & Wellness
Lead poisoning is a huge problem in Baltimore City; in 2017, Baltimore accounted for nearly 40% of all Maryland children who were found to have elevated blood lead levels. https://www.baltimoresun.com/news/environment/bs-md-lead-poisoning-testing-20181023-story.html
#235 Zero Waste Baltimore App Health & Wellness
It's no secret that Baltimore has a trash problem. And while we've relied on the Baltimore Wheelabrator's incinerator to help process the 1.2 million tons of trash that the city products each year, a recent clean air ordinance means that it may soon be closed for business. To address this problem and keep our city's trash problem from becoming even worse, we must begin reducing the amount of trash that we send to the landfill. Sources: https://www.baltimoresun.com/news/environment/bs-md-wheelabrator-impact-20190213-story.html