Actor Wendell Pierce Invests In $20 Million Project To Bring Jobs To Baltimore


Wendell Pierce as  you may remember, is an actor from “The Wire.” known for his role  as Detective Bunk Moreland.  Undoubtedly, the actor isn’t just a “taker.”  He’s utilizing his resources and influence to bring jobs to Baltimore.  According to reports, Pierce announced that he is investing in a $20 million apartment complex in the arts district of Baltimore.  A portion of the residences will be offered to artists at a discounted rate and the artists will be able to display their work in the building’s galleries.  A certain amount of construction jobs for the complex will also be allotted to Baltimore residents.

“They’re not going to be the entire workforce, but we wanted to put together a jobs program for people from the community” he stated.



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