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Tracy Davidson to host our Spring Gala honoring Turk Thacher!

Tracy Davidson is a morning anchor for NBC10 News Today. You can watch Tracy’s live newscasts weekdays from 4 a.m. to 7 a.m. Tracy joined NBC10 in March 1996 and has served as both an anchor and consumer reporter. Over the last 20 years, she has represented the station at hundreds of community and charity [...]

4 smart practices for hiring formerly incarcerated Philadelphians

Read how Baker Industries is preparing ex-offenders for living wage jobs in new and different ways. Generocity Article

Thresholds workshop

Thresholds, a decision-making course designed by formerly incarcerated individuals and taught by specially trained volunteers, presented a full day workshop at F Street on January 16th.

Friday Series

On the second Friday of each month, we shut down early at F Street for an informational session on a variety of timely topics. For January, we hosted Levone Cannady from Women Organized Against Rape, who spoke to us about sexual harassment in the workplace.

Roadmap for Growth

Baker Industries’ Beth Tiewater speaking at a Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia Roadmap for Growth panel on September 23rd at the CHOP Roberts Center for Pediatric Medicine.

Join us for an exclusive celebration for outgoing Baker Industries President Turk Thacher and incoming President Rich Bevan. Working very much as partners in Baker's future, Thacher and Bevan are providing a leadership bridge that unites current relationships among Baker supporters, customers, and participants and positions Baker for growth in service of vulnerable adults in [...]

Thank you, Nolan Painting!

Baker Industries' President Rich Bevan with Kevin Nolan, Conal and Milton from Nolan Painting, a company known for giving back to the community. Many thanks to Nolan Painting for painting our Malvern facility and to Sherwin Williams for donating the paint!

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.

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 [...]