Inspiring Voices 2019 is CLIA’s annual fundraising/networking event celebrating our work and honoring people making
positive change in our community! This year, ticket sales and donations will be going toward our SUMMER LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE. This summer program offers high school juniors and seniors the opportunity to learn about civic engagement, problem solving,
critical thinking, advocacy, and more.
We are proud to spotlight the young people we serve, and people in our community whose talent, hard work and dedication to excellence inspire all of us to follow their lead. They are inspirational, and we hope you will join us as we honor them.
This year’s Inspiring Voices are:
The actual festivities begin at noon, but join us at 11:00 a.m. to network and to check out the items available at our silent auction.
We look forward to seeing you on May 14th!
If you are unable to attend Inspiring Voices, consider a donation to our SUMMER LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE. Click here for details.
Raquel Whiting Gilmer
Augusta Fells Savage Institute for Visual Arts High School
The Baltimore Ceasefire Movement
CEO, Baltimore Corps
Laurie Latuda Kinkel
Program Officer, Goldseker Foundation
Program Assistant, Youth Initiatives and Collaboration, Family League of Baltimore
Director of City Programs, Citizenship Law Related Education Program
Katie Allston, LCSW-C
Executive Director, Marian House
Anthony Ashton, Esq.
Partner, DLA Piper LLP
Director, The Choice Program at UMBC
Baltimore Harbor Waterkeeper, Blue Water Baltimore
Laura Garcia, MS, FNP
Nurse Practitioner, Healthcare for the Homeless
Law Teacher, Reginald F. Lewis High School
President, Carroll Independent Fuel Company/Highs of Baltimore LLC
Randi Alper Pupkin
Founder and CEO, Art with a Heart
Secretary of the Department of Juvenile Services
Regional President of Wells Fargo Maryland Region
Project Connect at the Johns Hopkins Center for Adolescent Health
Co-Founder of Seawall Development
Partner, Abramoff Neuberger LLP
Program Director for the Girls Empowerment Mission (GEM), Living Classrooms Foundation
Charles “Choo” Smith
Founder, Choo Youth Empowerment
Mergenthaler Vocational-Technical High School