Why CLI?

Civic Leadership Institute shows you a Cleveland you have never seen before and expands your network by connecting you to the people, places and projects moving Cleveland forward. It provides a strong foundation for your professional and civic advancements.

Through six, early-morning, 90-minutes sessions (held at various location throughout downtown Cleveland), you’ll get exclusive insight into what’s going on in the civic community straight from the people directly involved in the civic and corporate infrastructures at the highest level.

What you’ll gain:

  • New, timely insights and knowledge about current topics.
  • A greater understanding of how national/regional circumstances impacting business.
  • Opportunities to meet and interact with top civic and business leaders in small group settings.
  • Personal fulfillment from being more engaged in your community.

Tuition is $500, or $350 for nonprofit or government employees.

  • Fall 2019 Schedule

    Opening Reception
    October 17, 2019 | 5:30 – 7:15 P.M.

    Immigration & Migration
    October 18, 2019 | 7:30 – 9:15 A.M.

    Regional Economy
    October 25, 2019 | 7:30 – 9:15 A.M.

    Education
    November 1, 2019 | 7:30 – 9:15 A.M.

    Health & Human Services
    November 8, 2019 | 7:30 – 9:15 A.M.

    Arts & Culture Contributions
    November 15, 2019 | 7:30 – 9:15 A.M.

    Connecting the Dots: Civic Infrastructure & Closing Reception
    November 21, 2019
    4:30 – 6:15 P.M. Session
    6:15 – 7:15 P.M. Reception

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  • Winter 2020 Schedule

    Opening Reception
    January 30, 2020 | 5:30 – 7:15 P.M.

    Immigration & Migration
    January 31, 2020 | 7:30 – 9:15 A.M.

    Regional Economy
    February 7, 2020 | 7:30 – 9:15 A.M.

    Education
    February 13, 2020 | 7:30 – 9:15 A.M.

    Health & Human Services
    February 21, 2020 | 7:30 – 9:15 A.M.

    Arts & Culture Contributions
    February 28, 2020 | 7:30 – 9:15 A.M.

    Connecting the Dots: Civic Infrastructure & Closing Reception
    March 6, 2020
    4:30 – 6:15 P.M. Session
    6:15 – 7:15 P.M. Reception

  • Spring 2020 Schedule

    Opening Reception
    April 23, 2020 | 5:30 – 7:15 P.M.

    Immigration & Migration
    April 24, 2020 | 7:30 – 9:15 A.M.

    Regional Economy
    May 1, 2020 | 7:30 – 9:15 A.M.

    Education
    May 8, 2020 | 7:30 – 9:15 A.M.

    Health & Human Services
    May 15, 2020 | 7:30 – 9:15 A.M.

    Arts & Culture Contributions
    May 21, 2020 | 7:30 – 9:15 A.M.

    Connecting the Dots: Civic Infrastructure & Closing Reception
    May 28, 2020
    4:30 – 6:15 P.M. Session
    6:15 – 7:15 P.M. Reception

Have questions, or want more information on Civic Leadership Institute? Email Andrew Singer or call (216) 456-8005.