TV20 features CLC college intern program

College students spent a day of their winter break making connections with business leaders and with organizations looking for interns when they attended CLC’s (i)Cleveland Winter Edition program in January. Reporter Dan Monroe of Cleveland’s TV20 news station spoke with businesses and students who spent a day at the Q on a path to find…

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Accelerate featured on WKYC’s Donovan Live

2017 Accelerate presenter Stephanie Buda of The Kids of 216 and Ursula Cottone of Citizens Bank spent time with Jim Donovan at WKYC-TV on Thursday chatting about the 2018 event, coming up on February 21. Stephanie shared her experience pitching last year and gave an update on her success in bringing her vision to life.   See the clip > Get your…

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PD features Accelerate update, preview

The Plain Dealer/cleveland.com featured updates on Accelerate 2017 winner Jeremy Langham (Ironborne Brew Works) and finalist Jowan Smith (Getting Our Babies to College), who have made great progress in implementing their ideas to improve Cleveland. The article also gives a glimpse at the 25 individuals who will share their ideas at Accelerate: Citizens Make Change…

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Winter Edition featured on Channel 19

On Thursday, January 4, nearly 100 college students spent their day at Quicken Loans Arena preparing to launch their careers in Cleveland. They learned how to polish their personal brand, chatted with top Cleveland leaders over lunch about career paths, explored live, work and play spaces downtown and visited with dozens of local employers to discuss…

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Dare2Care anti-bullying program to join CLC

Dare2Care, an anti-bullying effort which unites LGBTQ+ and straight youth across Greater Cleveland in the fight to eradicate harassment and intimidation in schools, will become a program of Cleveland Leadership Center beginning January 1, 2018. Dare2Care (D2C) was founded in 2011 by Don Wismer and Liz O’Donnell and had been administered by an independent nonprofit…

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