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Mike Rowe of "Dirty Jobs" attends gala for job growth

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Posted at 9:07 AM, Feb 27, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-27 09:07:39-05

Mike Rowe, host of "Dirty Jobs" and "Somebody's Gotta Do It," attended the Second Annual Build Baltimore Gala over the weekend.

The benefit raised money for Project Jumpstart, a pre-apprenticeship program that helps people learn skills in the construction trade to improve their job opportunities.

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Rowe created the mikeroweWORKS Foundation as part of his commitment to improving access to jobs.

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"What I think that people need to know about is that here in Baltimore, we actually have living proof that this concept works," said Rowe.

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