Never, Ever Give Up

Never, Ever Give Up Allison [Meyer] Hite 2019 Finalist Authentic Cleveland Experiences category Presented in partnership with: PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Honoring Cleveland’s perseverance by allowing people to share and motivate others to never, ever give up with a wall of handwritten stories, answering the question: What is the hardest thing you’ve ever had to do? Keep…

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Ron Soeder appointed to Ohio Commission on Service and Volunteerism

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine recently appointed Ron Soeder (LC2 2013, LC 2012), President & CEO of Boys & Girls Clubs of Cleveland, to ServeOhio, the Ohio Commission on Service and Volunteerism. The appointment is a two-year term that will run through April 2022. ServeOhio’s mission is to strengthen Ohio communities through AmeriCorps and volunteer engagement…

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Anti-Racism Resources 7/16/2020

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 will be published on the second and fourth Thursday of every month. • Article: “Black Lives Matter, Now What?” by Erica Merritt • Video (or podcast): “America’s Crisis: Are We…

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Chief González honored

Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority Chief of Police, Andrés González (LC 2013), recently received the Civil Rights Law Enforcement Executive Leadership Justice by Action Award from the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE). NOBLE’s mission is to ensure equity in the administration of justice in the provision of public service to all communities, and…

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Joe Roszak elected Board President

Joe Roszak (LC 2017), Cleveland Metroparks COO, was recently elected to a one-year term as president of the board of directors of the National Association of County Park and Recreation Officials (NACPRO). According to their website, NACPRO “advances official policies that promote county and regional park and recreation issues while providing members with opportunities to…

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