35 civic visionaries to pitch at Accelerate

Audience to vote on winners Feb. 27; tickets on sale now New this year: Technovation competition, Social Venture Partners bigBANG! CLEVELAND – Thirty-five individuals with visions to create positive change in Cleveland will pitch their ideas at Accelerate: Citizens Make Change. The sixth annual civic pitch event will be presented by the Cleveland Leadership Center…

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Accelerate accepting civic pitches

December 2 deadline to submit ideas to improve region Individuals who have great ideas to improve Northeast Ohio can submit those ideas to compete in Accelerate: Citizens Make Change, a civic pitch competition scheduled for Thursday, February 27, 2020. The annual competition, presented by the Cleveland Leadership Center (CLC) in partnership with Citizens Bank, provides…

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CLC to receive LMM’s inaugural Civic Leadership Award

CLC is thrilled to be receiving Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry’s (LMM) inaugural Civic Leadership Award. The award, to be presented annually, recognizes individuals and organizations in Northeast Ohio that demonstrate outstanding leadership in addressing community challenges through civic engagement and successfully convene a wide spectrum of individuals and organizations to share ideas, facilitate dialogue, build consensus,…

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Statewide gathering in CLE to explore Encore opportunities

Community leaders to champion impact of those over 50 Ohio is on target for adults 65 and older to become close to 20% of the population by 2050. A collaboration of professionals from across the state will convene in Cleveland this week to explore how older adults can continue to contribute to the community’s progress…

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