Heather Clayton Terry receives philanthropy award

Heather Clayton Terry (CBB 2009) received the 2021 Emerging Philanthropist from PhilanthropyOhio at their Philanthropy Forward ’21 virtual conference on October 14. According the announcement of the honorees, the Philanthropy Awards, “celebrate the contributions of outstanding Ohio philanthropists, specifically those in the sector who have made significant contributions to philanthropy in diversity, equity and inclusion;…

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CLC alumni to be honored at National Philanthropy Day

The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Greater Cleveland Chapter recently announced their 2021 National Philanthropy Day Award Recipients including: Margaret W. Wong, Esq. (LC 1984): Outstanding Philanthropist Leadership Award Robyn Minter Smyers (LC 2016, CBB 2003): Outstanding Fundraising Volunteer Award Logan Dior Williams (Accelerate 2020 Finalist): Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy Award See the full list…

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Blanket Blessings

Blanket Blessings Logan Dior Williams & Denyelle E Rashid 2020 Finalist Quality of Life Presented in partnership with: PROJECT DESCRIPTION: Blanket Blessings will provide the less fortunate with the necessary care packages they need as the seasons change. It will also be a way to inspire children to make a change in their own communities….

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CBB 2015 gives local families in need a very special Christmas

by Robert D. Newman (CBB 2015) The CBB Class of 2015’s Adopt-A-Family Program expanded again in 2018. After adopting nine families with 33 children in 2017, this year’s program adopted 15 families with a combined total of 48 children. This year, we adopted six families in Cleveland/Cuyahoga County, six families from Medina County and for the first…

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OBC alum awarded Woman of the Year

Alyssa Jacunski (OBC 2016) earned Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Woman of the Year award. According to a post by Alyssa herself on her employer’s, Oswald Companies, website, “Man & Woman of the Year is a ten week fundraising campaign where the man and woman that raise the most funds are awarded the title of “Man or…

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