Cleveland.com feature on new Accelerate category

“Do you have an idea for a great Cleveland experience that no visitor should miss? Destination Cleveland wants to hear it. And it could earn you $5,000. The region’s tourism bureau is the newest partner in Cleveland Leadership Center’s Accelerate: Citizens Make Change competition, held at the end of February. … The newest category, added for next…

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Freshwater highlights Accelerate

The opportunity to submit pitches for Accelerate 2019: Citizens Make Change was recently highlighted in an article by FreshWater, stating: “Presented by the Cleveland Leadership Center in partnership with Citizens Bank, the annual competition helps connect civic-minded Clevelanders with seed funding and exposure to further their ideas—whether one-off ideas or ongoing efforts.” Accelerate is presented in partnership with…

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Dare2Care anti-bullying program highlighted

Dare2Care, now part of the Look Up To Cleveland umbrella of programming offered by Cleveland Leadership Center, increases high school students’ awareness, knowledge, and skills to create a more inclusive social climate. In a blog post on the school’s website, LHS English Teacher Chris Brookholt shared, “Each of the LHS students that participated in the…

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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 aided…

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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 and…

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