CBB 2015 helping to make the holiday bright for those in need

By Robert Newman (CBB 2015) In 2016, the CBB Class of 2015 started an Adopt-A-Family program for the holidays. What started out with hopes of collecting gifts for a single mother and her four children quickly collected more than $5,000 in cash and gifts for four families and 17 children. In addition to the gifts…

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Winter Edition in Cleveland Jewish News

Winter Edition, a one-day career launchpad for college students, was featured as a new brief in the Cleveland Jewish News. Tickets are all now $25, with full scholarships available to those for whom cost is prohibitive. Online registration is open until Wednesday, January 3. See the news brief > Learn more about or register for…

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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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Gregory Hutchings Jr. headed to Richmond

Gregory Hutchings Jr. (LC 2015) announced he will step down as Superintendent of the Shaker Heights City School District at the end of the school year in June. He is returning home to Richmond, VA and to assume the Superintendent role for the Richmond Public Schools. Per a quote in the Cleveland Jewish News, “Shaker has…

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Collaboration with Sisters of Charity Foundation featured

The Innovation Mission, a collaborative effort between the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland and the Cleveland Leadership Center to fight poverty, recently announced its first cohort of fellows. Their ideas include helping: Seniors struggling with food insecurity, social isolation and frequent hospital stays. Low-income potential entrepreneurs achieve their dreams. CMSD students increase college matriculation rates. Individuals…

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