Chief Williams honored

Cleveland Police Chief, Calvin Williams (LC 2017) was honored with the Trailblazer Award at the 100 Black Men of Greater Cleveland, Inc.’s Annual Scholarship & Awards Gala on October 20.

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Getting our Babies to College 101

Getting our Babies to College 101 Jowan Smith 2017 Finalist Educating for Tomorrow Presented in partnership with: October 29, 2018 Jowan recently announced a new event that she anticipates being an annual affair: Getting Our Babies to College 101 Presents 1,000 Ties. According to a press release, “1,000 Ties will be an event where we…

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Eight alumni + two Accelerate presenters noted as Homegrown Heroes

On Friday, November 2, eight CLC alumni and two Accelerate presenters will be honored as Homegrown Heroes by Cleveland.com for their “significant contributions to Cleveland and are taking our city into the next millennium.” They are: Akram Boutros (LC 2015) Daniel Gray-Kontar (Accelerate 2017 finalist) Bernie Moreno (LC 2007) Phyllis Harris (LC 2019, CEBC 2013)…

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Teen Entrepreneur Pop-Up Shops

Teen Entrepreneur Pop-Up Shops Tory Coats 2018 Winner Economic & Workforce Development category Presented in partnership with: October 22, 2018 Tory Coats announced a new Teen Entrepreneurship initiative. In partnership with the Hope for Honduran Children Foundation, Teen Enterprise will be traveling to Honduras – one of the world’s poorest countries – to teach entrepreneurship…

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