There are various initiatives that were implemented in the Oliver community in order to get and keep our community thriving and beautiful.
|Turnaround Tuesdays is a job prep and job placement program that assists ex-felons and non felons alike with resume preparation, interviewing skills, job placement, and self-esteem, etc. The majority of the jobs offered are at Johns Hopkins. Turnaround Tuesdays takes place every Tuesday from 9-11 am at Zion Baptist Church. If you or anyone you know would like to learn more, please contact Melvin Wilson, 410-837-4181. Zion Baptist Church, 1700 N. Caroline Street.|
|B.A.R.F. stands for Beer and Alcohol Ruins Futures. This initiative was started and run by the youth of OIA and the East Baltimore Drug Free Community Coalition.|