Latch & Learn

Latch & Learn Gina VanCant & Kendra Valton 2018 Finalists Health & Wellness category Presented in partnership with: October 13, 2018 The August 25 event had roughly 30 people in attendance. A Doula spoke with the moms during the event and provided valuable information on breastfeeding. The moms also received incentives for attending such as…

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Give Box CLE

Give Box CLE Allison Lukacsy-Love 2018 Presenter Quality of Life category Presented in partnership with:    January 30, 2019 The Kids of 216 plans are continuing their collaboration with Give Box Cleveland for the 2019 Summer School. Building Give Boxes is a great way for the students to learn basic blueprints and become oriented with…

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Special Needs Resource Library

Special Needs Resource Library Angela Bair 2018 Finalist Quality of Life category Presented in partnership with:    December 10, 2018 To date, the toy libraries located at the Willoughby and Willowick Libraries include 96 toys and the toys had circulated 134 times since the beginning of September. In 2019, they plan to continue building the…

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Cleveland Codes

Cleveland Codes Matt Fieldman 2015 Winner Economic Development category September 9, 2018 The Plain Dealer shared some of Cleveland Codes‘ success stories as part of their “Pathways to Prosperity” series which explores “ways schools, businesses and organizations are or aren’t preparing students to make a living wage in today’s regional economy.” Read the article > Cleveland…

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Ignite: A Celebration of the Burning River

Ignite: A Celebration of the Burning River Jim Ridge 2017 Presenter Transformative Arts & Culture category January 2019 Blazing Paddles will be one of the signature events of the 50th anniversary celebrations (under the Cuyahoga 50 umbrella) the City of Cleveland/Sustainable Cleveland is organizing. Learn more at: https://www.cuyahoga50.org June 2018 On June 22 (the same day…

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