Why Corporate Partnership?

Cleveland Leadership Center Corporate Partners have the vision and passion to use their resources and abilities for the greater good of our region. Partners help build a robust network of leaders across generations to advance our region now and into the future.

Civically engaged leaders develop a shared sense of purpose that strengthens their ability to address community challenges and strengthens their impact in their workplaces. An investment in the Leadership Center advances our region and provides you and your team members a host of opportunities to engage and learn, and highlights your organization’s commitment to our community.

Gain recognition and exposure
Elevate your company’s profile across the community. Build brand awareness within our ever-growing alumni base (9,000+) of established and emerging leaders. Be seen as a forward-thinking civic supporter.

Create community impact
By supporting the Leadership Center, you are investing in Cleveland’s current and future leadership and creates a stronger, more vibrant Cleveland.

Realize a return on your investment
The benefits you receive from your investment will provide you and your team unparalleled networking and foster a social, civic, and economic environment for your company to thrive.

Multi-year Partnerships now available
Let us know the community can count on your ongoing CLC support and help us spend more time focused on our mission. Multi-year Partners are invited to a special networking reception with CLC Board members and leaders new to Cleveland. Doubling your impact with a multi-year Partnership ensures we can count on your support and enables us to focus even more on our mission.

For information on Corporate Partnership, email Michael Bennett or call (216) 592-2426.

Thank you for helping CLC develop strong, connected leaders ready to take on the expected and unexpected challenges of our region … and beyond.

CORPORATE PARTNER BENEFITS

Platinum Corporate Partner benefits
($25,000+ annual investment)

  • Blog post on CLC website*
  • CLC social media post recognition with tag
  • Presence at Campus Cleveland career event
  • Spark Leadership Symposium acknowledgment
  • CLC home page scrolling company logo
  • Link to company site on the recognition page
  • 6 Civic Leadership Institute seats per year
  • Recognition before current Leadership Cleveland and Cleveland Bridge Builders classes
  • 6 tickets to Spark leadership symposium
  • 6 tickets to Accelerate
  • Annual report listing
  • Website listing
  • “CLC Partner” logo for your use
  • Concierge service for applications to Leadership Cleveland, Cleveland Bridge Builders, and OnBoard Cleveland
  • Early seat reservations for Campus Cleveland (tuition not included)

*Thought leadership submission on civic or business issue, subject to CLC approval

Diamond Corporate Partner benefits
($15,000 – 24,999 annual investment)

  • Presence at Campus Cleveland career event
  • Spark Leadership Symposium acknowledgment
  • CLC home page scrolling company logo
  • Link to company site on the recognition page
  • 4 Civic Leadership Institute seats per year
  • Recognition before current Leadership Cleveland and Cleveland Bridge Builders classes
  • 4 tickets to Spark leadership symposium
  • 5 tickets to Accelerate
  • Annual report listing
  • Website listing
  • “CLC Partner” logo for your use
  • Concierge service for applications to Leadership Cleveland, Cleveland Bridge Builders, and OnBoard Cleveland
  • Early seat reservations for Campus Cleveland (tuition not included)

Gold Partner benefits
($10,000 – 24,999 annual investment)

  • Spark Leadership Symposium acknowledgment
  • CLC home page scrolling company logo
  • Link to company site on the recognition page
  • 2 Civic Leadership Institute seats per year
  • Recognition before current Leadership Cleveland and Cleveland Bridge Builders classes
  • 2 tickets to Spark leadership symposium
  • 4 tickets to Accelerate
  • Annual report listing
  • Website listing
  • “CLC Partner” logo for your use
  • Concierge service for applications to Leadership Cleveland, Cleveland Bridge Builders, and OnBoard Cleveland
  • Early seat reservations for Campus Cleveland (tuition not included)

Silver Corporate Partner benefits
($5,000 – 9,999 annual investment)

  • Recognition before current Leadership Cleveland and Cleveland Bridge Builders classes
  • 2 tickets to Spark leadership symposium
  • 4 tickets to Accelerate
  • Annual report listing
  • Website listing
  • “CLC Partner” logo for your use
  • Concierge service for applications to Leadership Cleveland, Cleveland Bridge Builders, and OnBoard Cleveland
  • Early seat reservations for Campus Cleveland (tuition not included)

Bronze Corporate Partner benefits
($2,500 – 4,999 annual investment)

  • 2 tickets to Accelerate
  • Annual report listing
  • Website listing
  • “CLC Partner” logo for your use
  • Concierge service for applications to Leadership Cleveland, Cleveland Bridge Builders, and OnBoard Cleveland
  • Early seat reservations for Campus Cleveland (tuition not included)

Community Corporate Partner benefits
($1,000 – 2,499 annual investment)

  • Annual report listing
  • Website listing
  • “CLC Partner” logo for your use
  • Concierge service for applications to Leadership Cleveland, Cleveland Bridge Builders, and OnBoard Cleveland
  • Early seat reservations for Campus Cleveland (tuition not included)

Current Corporate Partners

Platinum
Citizens
KeyBank
PNC

Diamond
Eaton
Fifth Third Bank
Frantz Ward LLP
Medical Mutual
The MetroHealth System
Westfield Insurance Foundation

Gold
Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP
Cleveland-Cliffs, Inc.
Nordson

Silver
Avient Corporation
Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP
Bober, Markey, Fedorovich
CIBC
Destination Cleveland
Dominion Energy
FirstEnergy
Glenmede
Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP
Huntington
The Lubrizol Corporation
MAGNET: The Manufacturing Advocacy & Growth Network
The NRP Group LLC
Oatey Co.
Oswald Companies
Parker Hannifin Corporation
PwC
RPM International Inc.
The Sherwin-Williams Company
Third Federal Foundation
Thompson Hine LLP
Tucker Ellis LLP
Ulmer & Berne

Bronze
BDO, USA
Ciuni & Panichi Inc.
Deloitte
Jackson Lewis P.C.
KJK
McDonald Hopkins LLC
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP

Community
Dix & Eaton
Greater Cleveland Food Bank
Tarolli, Sundheim, Covell & Tummino LLP
Wickens Herzer Panza

Pledges and gifts for July, 1, 2020 through June 30, 2021; as of June 30, 2021.