Two more reach Accelerate finals

Pitches for talent attraction and coping mechanisms join previous finalists Two more finalists were selected Tuesday, February 23, 2021, in the Accelerate: Citizens Make Change civic pitch competition presented by the Cleveland Leadership Center in partnership with Citizens. They are: Abigail Poeske and Rachel Hosler, who pitched for “An Ecosystem of Innovators.” They want to…

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First two Accelerate finalists named

Pitches for Black artists and early literacy selected on first day of civic pitch competition CLEVELAND – The first two finalists in Accelerate: Citizens Make Change were selected Monday (February 22, 2021) on the first day of day of a week-long virtual event presented by the Cleveland Leadership Center in partnership with Citizens. They are:…

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Marianne Crosley and Lorna Wisham honored

CLC President and CEO Marianne Crosley and Lorna Wisham (LC 2005) recently were announced as 2021 Women of Distinction by the Girl Scouts of North East Ohio. The honor celebrates and recognizes, “women in northeast Ohio who go above and beyond to make our communities better places to live, work, and raise a family.” See the…

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This is BLK CLE

This is BLK CLE Keshia Chambers 2018 Winner Community Change category Presented in partnership with:    PROJECT DESCRIPTION: An internet and social media-based platform to support and promote the African American community and those who are engaged in or want to learn more about it. Keep up to date with This is BLK CLE on…

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Six alumni on the 20/30 Club’s 2021 Movers & Shakers

The Cleveland Professional 20/30 Club’s 2021 Northeast Ohio Top 25 Under 35 Movers & Shakers Awards include six CLC alumni. According to a post on the Club’s website, “The Awards recognize 25 young leaders under 35 years of age that have a record of excellence in their work, civic engagement and philanthropic efforts. These individuals…

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