Cheryl and her dedicated staff,
board, and stakeholders Won the
This prestigious Award In the category
of “Diversity in Leadership,”
sponsored by the Greater Baltimore Committee, Chaired by Don Fry.

This recognizes organizations that
have successfully taken steps to
increase diversity in leadership. 

East Baltimore Development Inc (EBDI), nominated for its commitment
to diversity by directly contributing to
the economic development and
vibrancy of the community--from
minority business contracting, women business contracting, local business contracting, and local labor hours.

EBDI is currently led by the
first African American female president & CEO in the organization's history,
Cheryl Y. Washington, Esq. 

For Cheryl's Remarks and those of
the other winners, go to