Archive for February, 2017

Nature’s Best Choices Adventures to Asia Plaza

Thursday, February 9th, 2017

On February 1, Nature’s Best Choices, a program by Quiana Singleton through the Community Climate Ambassadors, traveled to Asia Plaza with seniors from CMHA to learn about fruits and vegetables from Asian culture. The participants  chose various foods and returned to CornUcopia Place where Chef Eric Wells prepared a dish with the foods that the seniors brought back. The program promotes fresh fruits and vegetables and healthy eating.

Read about the experience in Freshwater Cleveland:

Climate Ambassador, Quiana Singleton, Wins Tree Steward of the Year!

Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Community Climate Ambassador for the Kinsman and Central neighborhoods, Quiana Singleton, has been honored as Tree Steward of the Year for 2016. Holden Arboretum and Western Reserve Land Conservancy awarded Ms. Singleton with this award for her work regarding trees. As a climate ambassador, Ms. Singleton has hosted Tree Stewardship training for her team members and worked with a 5th grade class at Anton Grdina to plant 7 trees on the school’s property.

Congratulations Quiana!

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Sign Up Online to Get YOUR Taxes Prepared for FREE!

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Did you get receive your W-2? Are you ready to get your taxes prepared? Save your money and come visit our VITA  (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) site in the Kinsman neighborhood at CornUcopia Place! You can call 2-1-1 to schedule your appointment or you can now sign up online! You are just  a couple clicks away from having your taxes prepared for free by certified and trained tax professionals. Follow the link to schedule your appointment with us today!