Cleveland Bridge Builders

Cleveland Bridge Builders connects and engages experiential leaders seeking collaborative civic education, interested in building relationships among a diverse group of passionate civic leaders and learning to make positive change in our community. Participants in this 10-month program represent a diverse group of local leaders who commit to participating in an interactive team-based curriculum with a keen focus on civic issues. After completing this unique environment developed for collaboration, growth and learning, Bridge Builders say they have built bridges of “optimism, growth, vision and legacy.” 


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What impact does CBB have on participants and the community? What are the lifelong lessons? Members of the Bridge Builders Class of 2014 shared their thoughts at commencement in June. Click below for video excerpts of their presentations: 

>Michael Christoff
>John Litten
>John G. Lynch 
>David Sabol
>Laurel Wirtanen-Siloy

For more information, contact the Program Director, Rachel Ciomcia, at or 216-592-2280.