CLC 10th Anniversary Celebration

CLC 10th LogoThroughout 2016, CLC is presenting opportunities to accelerate Cleveland by advancing civic leadership in the community and engaging its alumni.

The celebration includes activities open to everyone, and opportunities for CLC alumni and the broader NEO community to learn about successes that are advancing CLE.

Reach out and connect with us. Help make this 10th anniversary one of even more memorable impact!

Accelerate 2016: Citizens Make Change
February 24, 2016, presented with Citizens Bank
This community-wide civic pitch event empowers individuals to create and implement a vision for positive community change. Presented in partnership with Oswald Companies, Westfield Insurance Foundation, Cuyahoga Community College and The MetroHealth System.


Civic Dialogues
Roundtable and panel discussions will empower community members to meaningfully address important issues:

 * We are Cleveland: Race, Leadership and Change was held April 5.
 * We are Cleveland: Media, Leadership and Change, was held June 8.

Leadership Conference
A day-long event on September 1, 2016, that will feature keynotes, workshops, a Take Action Fair and a connector reception. 


Alumni impact stories
Members of the CLC Alumni Association, now over 6,000 strong, share what is different for them “because of CLC …” 


Community impact surveys
CLC’s extensive and cutting-edge evaluation process will reveal new insights into the impact CLC alumni have on the community.


10 for 10
Check out insights on CLC and CLE in the 10 for 10 series of insightful and just plain fun top-ten lists released on the 10th of each month for the next 10 months.


On July 1, 2006, visionary community leaders united four civic leadership programs to create the Cleveland Leadership Center with a mission to build a continuum of civic leaders committed to our community's excellence by serving as a catalyst for civic engagement.