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Baltimore Neighborhoods, Inc.Baltimore Neighborhoods, Inc.
A nonprofit organization incorporated in March 1959, BNI is committed to fighting housing discrimination, supporting integrated communities, improving relations between tenants and landlords, providing community education and advocating for persons w... Read more
A nonprofit organization incorporated in March 1959, BNI is committed to fighting housing discrimination, supporting integrated communities, improving relations between tenants and landlords, providing community education and advocating for persons with disabilities on housing accessibility issues. Baltimore Neighborhoods Inc. is one of the nation's oldest and largest fair housing organizations and continues to work for justice in housing throughout the state of Maryland.
BNI works for justice in housing in Maryland by protecting individuals from being discriminated in housing based on their race, color, national origin, familial "family" status, disability, sex, marital status, sexual orientation or religion. BNI also provides information on tenant and landlord rights in Maryland and covered under the Fair Housing Act as amended and all other state and local fair housing laws. BNI also participates in opportunities to provide education and outreach to community stakeholders, businesses, and community members throughout Maryland on both fair housing and tenant landlord rights. BNI's Fair Housing Program enforces fair housing laws and advocates on behalf of individuals who have been discriminated against in housing in Maryland.