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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Symposium to explore innovation and disruption

Inaugural cohort of “Fresh Innovators” to be honored Cleveland Leadership Center’s Spark: Grit to Great symposium on August 29 will challenge hundreds of Clevelanders to explore innovation and disruption as ways to move the community forward. “The status quo will not get us where we want to go,” said CLC President and CEO Marianne Crosley….

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