Archive for April, 2008

Neighborhood Leadership Development Program

Thursday, April 24th, 2008


The Neighborhood Leadership Development Program (NLDP) will soon be organizing its second cohort of sixteen (16) emerging leaders who are currently residing in the neighborhoods of Cleveland for participation in a unique 8-month program designed to enhance their capacity to lead and create change.


If you know anyone that would be interested in the program, please have them visit the NLDP’s website for a complete program description at www.neighborhoodleadershipdevelopment.com.

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Mission Statement

The Neighborhood Leadership Development Program seeks to uniquely develop the diverse leadership abilities of engaged Clevelanders who are committed to creating a city and region which works for everyone.

 

The Neighborhood Leadership Development Program is sponsored by the Mandel Foundation

Youth Safety Fair This Saturday

Thursday, April 10th, 2008

The City of Cleveland Bureau of Community Policing presents a

YOUTH SAFETY FAIR
Saturday, April 12, 2008
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
at Central Cadillac Hummer
2801 Carnegie Ave.

Featuring Free Fingerprinting and DNA ID Kits for youth

Other activities include:

  • Cleveland Police DARE Truck
  • Eddie the Eagle & McGruff the Crime Dog
  • Cleveland Fire Department
  • Cleveland EMS
  • Cleveland Motorcycle and Mounted Unit

For more information, please contact the Bureau of Community Policing at (216) 623-5080.

Spring 2008 Community Connector now online

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2008

The latest issue of BBC’s quarterly newsletter, The Community Connector, is now online!

It includes the following articles:

- Community Family Parade and Festival
- Free Paint and Supplies Available for a Limited Time
- Bridgeport Place Grand Opening
- Community Gardens Create Healthier Neighborhoods
- Residents Striving to Make Colfax Road & Fuller Avenue Model Blocks
- Check the Locks!
- Ameridream Down Payment Gift Program
- Attention Ward 5 Senior Citizens!
- Turn Off Your Car, 5 Tips to Financial Health
- and more!

To download a copy, please click here.

Pay Day Lending Forum

Tuesday, April 1st, 2008

FORUM ON PAY DAY LENDING
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SATURDAY, APRIL 5**9AM-12:30PM
HOLY TRINITY BAPTIST CHURCH
3808 E. 131st St., Cleveland, OH 44105
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AGENDA INCLUDES:
- INVITED KEY NOTE SPEAKER ATTORNEY GENERAL MARC DANN
- PANEL DISCUSSION WITH INVITED SPEAKERS FROM THE PAY DAY LENDING INDUSTRY AND ELECTED OFFICIALS
- LOCAL AGENCIES REGARDING DEBT RESOLUTION OPTIONS
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Fliers provided by ESOP: 3631 Perkins, Fourth Floor, www.esop-cleveland.org, 216-361-0718