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

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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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