Eat Local 365

Eat Local 365 Natasha Kalas 2020 Presenter Economic & Workforce Development category Presented in partnership with: PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Transforming Cleveland’s vacant industrial and retail spaces into automated indoor hydroponic farms using IoT mobile controls, AI, robotics and green energy integration. Providing Cleveland residents with access to fresh food 365 days of the year. Keep up…

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Blanket Blessings

Blanket Blessings Logan Dior Williams & Denyelle E Rashid 2020 Finalist Quality of Life Presented in partnership with: PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Blanket Blessings will provide the less fortunate with the necessary care packages they need as the seasons change. It will also be a way to inspire children to make a change in their own communities….

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1,000 Ties

1,000 Ties Jowan Smith 2020 Winner Community Change category Presented in partnership with:    PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The 1,000 Ties etiquette program educates inner-city males ages 6-21 on dining etiquette, tying a tie, communication skills, grooming, sportsmanship, proper dress, the art of being a gentleman, and how to be the best version of themselves. Keep up…

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‘1,000 Ties’ project wins civic pitch competition

Technology, nonprofit pitches also recognized at Accelerate   CLEVELAND – A project to teach etiquette and other life skills to youth was voted the winning civic pitch by the audience Thursday night, February 27, at Accelerate: Citizens Make Change, an annual competition presented by the Cleveland Leadership Center with support from Citizens Bank. Jowan Smith,…

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Integrating you into your healthcare, BAAM!

Integrating you into your healthcare, BAAM! Diane Mastnardo & Jacque Mastnardo 2020 Finalist Health & Wellness category Presented in partnership with:    PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Breathing, Aromatherapy Acupressure and Movement, BAAM! Engaging people through their senses to decrease symptoms of anxiety and increase impulse control in the moment. Keep up to date with BAAM on their…

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