Michael Meyer joins The Center for Community Solutions Board

Michael Meyer (CBB 2018) was one of five community leaders recently elected to serve as a Board Member of The Center for Community Solutions – “a nonpartisan think tank focused on solutions to health, social and economic issues. Community Solutions’ efforts are critical to the work and effectiveness of direct service organizations in Northeast Ohio.”…

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Donté Gibbs inducted into Marquis Who’s Who®

Donté Gibbs (CBB 2019) was inducted into Marquis Who’s Who® which has, “chronicled the lives of the most accomplished individuals and innovators from every significant field of endeavor.” According to a press release, “individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a…

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Anti-Racism Resources 12/23/2020

A short, digestible list of resources to guide you on your journey of understanding and involvement in diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts. A new list is typically published on the second and fourth Thursday of every month. Book: “Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do” by Jennifer L. Eberhardt…

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Dorothy Baunach and Catherine Tkachyk honored

Dorothy Baunach (LC 1992) and Catherine Tkachyk (LC 2019) were recently named “Leaders Making a Difference” by Next Century Cities. According to a Crain’s Cleveland Business article announcing the awards, Tkachyk was honored for commissioning, “a digital divide impact study that helped gain funding for digital inclusion efforts in the Greater Cleveland area.” Baunach was…

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Six CLC alumni make YWCA’s 2021 Women of Achievement

YWCA Greater Cleveland recently announced their 2021 Women of Achievement awardees – “Northeast Ohio women who have achieved extraordinary accomplishments through career success, community service, leadership, mentoring, and dedication to YWCA’s mission of eliminating racism and empowering women.” Six of the eight 2021 recipients are CLC alumni, including: Carrie Carpenter (LC 2009) Kathryn M. Hall…

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