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News & Notes, Spring 2017

Click the photo to read our Spring 2017 Newsletter.

Baker Industries has a new President

JUNE 5, 2017- Malvern, PA: Baker Industries, a nonprofit workforce development program with facilities in Malvern and Philadelphia, has a new President, Rich Bevan. Bevan, a local healthcare executive with 35 years of human resources and general management experience with Glaxo Smith Kline and Quest Diagnostics, will take over for current President, Turk Thacher. Thacher [...]

The Diversity Flower

A closer look reveals that each petal on this unique bloom represents a person. Together, the petals create a beautiful flower. Baker Industries’ diverse and inclusive program values each and every person in it. We are stronger, and more beautiful, because of the variety of our participants. This Spring, celebrate the diversity and inclusion of [...]

Baker honors Triumph Group

The Baker Industries 2017 Spring Gala and Silent Auction was held at Merion Cricket Club on April 22nd. More than 200 guests enjoyed cocktails, music, dinner, and a silent auction, all to support Baker Industries nonprofit program serving vulnerable adults in our community. Honored this year was Triumph Group of Berwyn. Tracy Davidson of NBC10 [...]

The Edwin & Fannie Gray Hall Center

Baker Industries is extremely grateful to the Edwin Hall 2nd Charitable Trust for their generous ongoing support in memory of Edwin's parents, Edwin and Fanny Gray Hall. Edwin's will stated that his residuary estate be used "to establish or endow either a medical clinic for the purpose of conducting research into human diseases and for [...]

NBC 10 Visits F Street

Watch this brief clip featuring workers at our Philadelphia warehouse.

#GivingTuesday at Baker

Thanks to our friends from Crazy Aaron’s, Metabo, SEI, and others for donating to our Giving Tuesday 500 Breakfasts! Volunteers Assunta, Terry, Pat, and Wendy were awesome at assembling the bag meals and we were done in no time! #GivingTuesday

Livvie Forbes

Livvie Forbes began writing and singing at the tender of age of nine, after she developed several medical conditions which resulted in bullying from many people she thought were her friends. Anxiety and depression pushed her deep inside only to find a unique and soulful voice, both in tone and expression. Livvie's original songs shine [...]

Judah Kim

Judah Kim is a Philadelphia-based singer/songwriter known for his time with the Indie Rock Band, Stonethrown. The Band enjoyed much local success and much of their music has been used in television and movies worldwide. The band played its last show at Philadelphia's World Cafe Live Downstairs in 2012.  Since the band's last effort, Kim [...]

10 on the 10th

$10 on the 10th of each month to Baker Industries. Giving up a simple, inexpensive thing once a month and donating that money to Baker Industries can cause a ripple effect that lifts a person, a whole family, and even a community out of poverty and into a better life. We’re suggesting $10 on the [...]