Direct Investment

  • Increase charitable investments in 2019 compared to 2018

Year Four Progress: No update.

  • Provide philanthropic support to agencies within Baltimore City

Year Four Progress: No update.

  • 30% of the staff will volunteer with a Baltimore City non-profit

Year Four Progress: No update.

Hire

  • Mentor and train 10 Baltimore City high school students in the Winter-Spring of 2019 in partnership with The Society of American Military Engineers, Baltimore Post.

Year Four Progress: We mentored 4 students from Baltimore Polytechnic through a partnership with The Society of American Military Engineers, Baltimore Post and 6 students from Baltimore Design School through a partnership with ACE Mentorship.

Buy

  • Host a client-appreciation event in Baltimore City in 2019 to increase spending with a local restaurant and transportation services

Year Four Progress: See goal below.

  • Spend $10,000 in furniture/office supplies with a Baltimore City provider per year.

Year Four Progress: Spent $20,136.58 on hosted events, catering, sponsorship, membership, furniture/office supplies with local vendors.

  • Encourage all local Baltimore professional services firms with which we spend more than $50,000 annually to join the BLocal initiative

Year Four Progress: No update.

 

Build

  • Participate in the BLocal BUILD College

Year Four Progress: No update.

  • Increase spending with diverse suppliers in Baltimore City by 5% in 2019 based on won contracts.

Year Two Progress: Spent $120,614.84 with local and/or minority and women-owned businesses on design contracts.

Year Three Progress: Spent $136,129.23 , a nearly 13% increase from 2017, with local and/or minority and women-owned businesses on design contracts.

Year Four Progress: Spent $128,478.14 with local firms, and $45,336.78 with M/WBEs.

About Bohler

We help you make profitable real estate decisions and deliver exceptional results.

Built from nearly 40 years of private market expertise, we embrace proven methods to identify and overcome the development obstacles standing between you and your success. Our leaders are engaged and our employees are empowered to ask the questions that create value before plans are cemented.

We also work hard at being easy to work with, knowing you’ve hired us to navigate a complex, technical process so that you can focus on the big picture. We take pride in our work, our reputation and our partnerships with leading organizations in every real estate sector.

Bohler joined BLocal during year four of the initiative.  Bohler will report on progress in 2020.

Bohler

Contact

Joseph J. Ucciferro, P.E. | Associate
JUcciferro@bohlereng.com
P: 410-821-7900 |  M: 410-858-7484
901 Dulaney Valley Road, Suite 801
Towson, MD 21204
www.BohlerEngineering.com