Our Programs

Find the right opportunity to help you grow personally, professionally and civically. Not sure which program is right for you? Visit the Key Programs page.

Leadership Cleveland

Leadership development and civic education that deeply immerses senior-level leaders in community issues and empowers them with knowledge, skills and relationships to advance their community impact.

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LC2 Fellows

A hands-on, outcome-driven civic project that facilitates long-term sustainable change in Cleveland by addressing an opportunity or compelling issue in the community. LC2 is open to all Leadership Cleveland alumni.

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Cleveland Bridge Builders

Leadership and civic education that prepares mid-career leaders for meaningful, fulfilling and impactful civic engagement through relationship building, collaboration and hands-on learning.

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OnBoard Cleveland

Applications Open

Leadership development and civic immersion for early-career professionals that enhances communication skills, creates an awareness of the civic realm and equips participants to make a difference in their workplace and the community.

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Now Enrolling

A collection of offerings that create an awareness of Cleveland's opportunities for college students, including a summer program for interns, a one-day career and networking event, and week-long customized experiences during school breaks.

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Look Up To Cleveland

Applications Open

Civic education and leadership development that teaches high school students about their community, local social and economic issues, and helps them appreciate diversity.

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Civic Leadership Institute

A six-session civic education series that gives adults of all ages an understanding of Cleveland's civic landscape and highlights ways to get involved. Participants learn about the latest developments and connect with the people driving change in NEO.

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Additional Offerings

Customized civic education programs and events, created in response to community requests, that provide civic education and immersion experiences.

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Featured Events

We Are Cleveland: Leading for Change

Save the date! Second biennial leadership conference Meet those who are leading change, roll up your sleeves and dive into the issues alongside them. A full day of workshops to: Give you insight into Cleveland’s civic landscape. Enhance your collaborative leadership skills to maximize your impact. Make connections with other leaders who are passionate about advancing…

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Recent News

MLB.com blog post mentions CLC service trip

A recent article on MLB.com’s blog included the CLC service projects as part of their highlight of the Puerto Rico Series’ give back initiatives. The article highlighted the myriad service projects in which MLB, and the two teams took part. While in Puerto Rico, CLC alumni and their families helped with reforestation efforts and aidedRead More

PolyOne names David Jarus vice president of research and development

David Jarus (LC 2017) has been named vice president of research and development of PolyOne Corp. According to an article on Crain’s Cleveland Business, “Jarus joined the Avon Lake-based specialty polymer company in 2000 as an advanced R&D scientist…He has held roles ranging from M&A technology integration lead to program director of lean innovation toRead More

Puerto Rico service trip featured on Cleveland 19 News

The spot highlighted the work the group did, the work that remains and how you can help. In his interview, Michael Jeans (LC 2016) reinforced that message, “I would say there’s a lot more work to do. If there was a message that we were asked to bring back or maybe that bubbles up andRead More

Our Featured Supporters

The generosity of our top supporters is instrumental in cultivating civic leaders, inspiring them to action and initiating connections and collaborations that lead to positive outcomes for Northeast Ohio. Thank you for your support!