Emergence Baltimore is a nonprofit dedicated to supporting localism in Baltimore.
Our mission is to increase the competitiveness of small businesses by advocating for their needs, promoting their offerings, and matching them up with local talent.
It can be hard to shop local if you don't know all the wonderful businesses that Baltimore has to offer. Use the Buy Local Baltimore platform to explore hundreds of local businesses, sorting by business type, products, and more
Are you passionate about supporting local businesses? Sign up for a Force for Local, a volunteer program that allows individuals help small businesses with marketing, content creation, website development, and other capacity-building tasks. In partnership with Equalyze.
Do you want to simplify your holiday shopping and ensure your dollars stay local? Order your Holiday Gifts via BMore Baskets, which creates gift baskets full of Baltimore small business products. Give awesome gifts while shunning Amazon: that's the holiday spirit.
If you are a Baltimore-based businesses in need of assistance on your website/e-commerce setup, product photography, social media management, or digital marketing, apply to be one of six businesses selected for the Spring 2021 Emergence Fellowship cohort
If you are an individual with digital skills who is passionate about supporting small businesses, apply to be an Emergence Fellow, where you will live on-site for 6 weeks at Emergence as you work alongside five other passionate fellows to help execute on projects submit by local businesses
EcoMap builds platforms to help people navigate entrepreneurial communities. Parter for our Buy Local Navigator
Equalyze connects small businesses to college and university students who can provide low-cost services. Partner for a Force for Local.
Urban Harbor Media is a web design and development agency that builds beautiful, responsive sites. They designed this site!