Since 2008 our diverse and experienced team has been innovating in the social impact field.Learn More
We work nationally with services including communities benefits strategies, social impact consulting, impact investing, and project development. Learn More
ACT is active increasing the social impact of organizations across the country through a variety of projects.Learn More

Our Services

  • Community Benefits Strategies: ACT works with private developers, financial institutions, and other partners to help them maximize the community benefits of their projects and investments, which translates to meaningful social impact and bottom-line impact.
  • Social Impact Consulting: ACT partners with nonprofits and community-based organizations to help them make their social impact projects and programs a reality, while also helping our partners gain expertise and build capacity along the way.
  • Impact Investing: ACT makes strategic investments in real-estate and operating businesses that have a social impact on our communities.
  • Project Development: ACT occasionally takes on the role of master developer or development partner on real-estate projects that have a high impact on improving our communities, creating jobs, and building community/economic development.

Latest News

$16M Food Hub Could Break Ground Next Month

Via Bisnow: A blighted section of East Baltimore—once a filming location for The Wire—is one step closer to becoming a $16M campus for food-related businesses.
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#MadeinBaltimore Vendor Fair Video

We just finished the first – ever #MadeinBaltimore Vendor Fair held in Lexington Market, right in the heart of Baltimore City. A way to introduce local food businesses to the buyers of major City institutions, […]

Baltimore-area food vendors hope to lure big institutional buyers

From the Baltimore Sun

For two years, Kristin Zissel has made dry rubs and condiments for Haute Mess Kitchen. She now hopes to take her fledgling business to the next level.

Lade Adewale, owner of Elkridge-based Ideal […]