Gloria’s Way Memory Care

Gloria’s Way Tonia Porras 2018 Presenter Health & Wellness Presented in partnership with: November 15, 2018 Tonia Porras pitched her vision for a one-stop resource for education, wellness support, and respite services to guide individuals with dementia, their caregivers, and the community through the arduous journey. She is bringing that vision to life. In October,…

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Accelerate accepting civic pitches

Deadline November 30 to submit ideas to improve region Individuals who have great ideas to improve the region can submit those ideas to compete in Accelerate: Citizens Make Change, a civic pitch competition scheduled for Wednesday, February 27, 2019. The annual competition, presented by the Cleveland Leadership Center in partnership with Citizens Bank, provides seed…

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Courage to Caregivers

Courage to Caregivers Kristi Horner 2018 Presenter Health & Wellness category Presented in partnership with: November 1, 2018 At Accelerate, Kristi Horner pitched her concept for a program that empowered and enabled caregivers and family members of those living with mental illness to put on their own oxygen mask by providing self-care resources. She recently…

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Accelerate adds Destination Cleveland category

‘Cleveland experiences’ to be pitched at 5th annual civic competition Do you have ideas to help visitors make deeper connections with Cleveland’s story? Accelerate: Citizens Make Change, a civic pitch competition, will offer a new way for those ideas to take flight when the 5th annual event is presented next year by Citizens Bank and…

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Latch & Learn

Latch & Learn Gina VanCant & Kendra Valton 2018 Finalists Health & Wellness category Presented in partnership with: October 13, 2018 The August 25 event had roughly 30 people in attendance. A Doula spoke with the moms during the event and provided valuable information on breastfeeding. The moms also received incentives for attending such as…

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