Cleveland Codes becomes National Model

When Matt Fieldman pitched, and won, for his software bootcamp idea at Accelerate 2015, he had no idea the idea would take off the way it has. Not only is the program a full-fledged academy within Tri-C helping dozens of low-income individuals gain the skills and connections for sustainable, fruitful software careers each year, Cleveland Codes recently…

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Girl Scouts of North East Ohio to honor CLC Alumni

Girl Scouts of North East Ohio will honor Heather Clayton Terry (CBB 2009), Lynnette Jackson (CBB 2001, LC 2012), and Margaret Mitchell (LC 2011) at the Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon as 2018 Women of Distinction. According to the luncheon’s event page, “Girl Scouts of North East Ohio established the Women of Distinction Awards Luncheon…

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Karen Gahl-Mills to leave CAC for Chicago opportunities

Karen Gahl-Mills (LC 2011) will step down from her role as CEO and executive director of Cuyahoga Arts & Culture on June 7, 2018. According to a Crain’s Cleveland Business article, “Gahl-Mills, who has held the role for the last eight years…plans to consult and teach in Chicago. She has taught at Indiana University and…

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CLC, City Club taking humanitarian, civic mission to Puerto Rico

Cleveland Leadership Center and The City Club of Cleveland are taking a group of 28 Clevelanders to Puerto Rico April 15-19, 2018, where they will assist with hurricane relief efforts, meet with top government and community leaders, and attend baseball games between the Cleveland Indians and Minnesota Twins. Participants will: Engage in service projects to…

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Stokes CLI public safety dialogue featured on Cleveland.com

The community dialogue was featured as one of a number of events for Reentry Awareness Week. Join the Stokes Civic Leadership Institue Fellows & Cuyahoga Community College for a panel discussion about The Ohio Neighborhood Safety, Drug Treatment, and Rehabilitation Amendment. Panelists include Crystal Bryant, the Director of the Office of Reentry, DaMareo Cooper, the…

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