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Cook For Life- 6 Week, Free Cooking Series Starts Tonight!

January 17th, 2017 by Megan Goedeker

Come experience healthy living in a new way with our 6 weeks cooking series, Cook For Life!

Learn the basics to cooking everyday cuisine, with discussions on cooking, health, exercise and nutrition! Classes brought to you by Sha’Da Taylor, a Nutrition Coach and Personal Trainer.

Tuesdays from 6-8pm

January 17-February 28

CornUcopia Place: 7201 Kinsman Rd. Ste. 103B.

Cost: FREE!

Please register at: cornucopiaplacebbc.eventbrite.com

or

Burten, Bell Carr at 216-341-1455

or

Sha’Da at beharmoniouslyfit@gmail.com

Sign-Up to Become a VITA Volunteer and Help People Complete Their Taxes!

January 17th, 2017 by Megan Goedeker

Sign-Up to become a VITA Volunteer and help people complete their taxes!

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)program provides free tax preparation by IRS Certified volunteers. Free tax preparation is the gateway to financial stability. Free tax preparation increases tax compliance by encouraging families to file their taxes on time and accurately. This helps lead to better banking, determining eligibility for and claiming public assistance, and receive financial education.

Burten, Bell, Carr will be offering free tax preparation  on Mondays, Wednesday, Fridays, and Saturdays.

No previous experience or education is needed to become a volunteer but volunteers must attend a Coalition led training session to become certified.

Sign up to become a volunteer today at www. www.refundohio.org

Free Admission to the Cleveland Museum of Natural History on Martin Luther King Jr Day!

January 13th, 2017 by Megan Goedeker

Enjoy FREE admission to the Cleveland Museum of Natural History on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday January 16, 2017, from 10am-4pm!

Discovery Day features discovery stations with Museum scientists and researchers, hands-on activities, live animal shows, crafts, and more!

Enjoy special performances by the Rainey Children’s Choir at 11am and 12pm.

A.E.S. Management Corp. Job Fair

January 10th, 2017 by Megan Goedeker

A.E.S. Management Corp., a Popeyes franchisee, is hosting a job fair looking to hire General Managers and Assistant Managers for the 15 area locations. Walk-ins are welcome and come prepared to interview.

Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

12:30-7:30pm

PNC Fairfax Connection

8220 Carnegie Ave., Cleveland, Ohio

An ideal candidate would have:

– 2-6 years of restaurant management or restaurant experience

– A desire to serve, lead, and develop others

– A high school diploma/GED

– A valid driver’s license

 

Apply today at www.popeyescareers-AES.com

Schedule an interview by emailing your resume to adavis@aesmgmt.com or call (216) 721-4765

Burten, Bell, Carr is Hiring!

January 6th, 2017 by Megan Goedeker

Burten, Bell, Carr Development is hiring for two positions:

1. Youth Soccer Coach to manage the daily activities associated with the Central Kicks Youth Soccer program at George Washington Carver School including training 3rd-5th graders on soccer fundamentals as well as communication skills, problem-solving skills, and teamwork.

2. Landscaping Foreman t0 to care for, maintain, and develop lawns of agency and commercial properties and manage crew. Tasks include but are not limited to overseeing a crew, maintaining equipment, training and directing crew members, and completing daily paperwork.

Go tohttps://goo.gl/uThzwH to find more information, required qualifications, and to apply!

 

United Way and University Hospitals Donate Literacy Kits to Schools

January 6th, 2017 by Megan Goedeker

United Way and University Hospitals donated Literacy Kits for the 2nd and 3rd grade scholars at George Washington Carver STEM School and Anton Grdina Elementary School. Kits include books, activity sheets, and small goodies like bookmarks. The kits were donated to these school because of their close relationship with United Way and were assembled by University Hospitals.

Thank you to all who were apart of this!

LIteracy Kit 2 Literacy Kit 1Literacy Kit Image

Hiring Fair for Former and Current Military Servicemen and their Spouses

January 4th, 2017 by Megan Goedeker

All former and current military personnel and their spouses are invited to join the hiring fair at Quicken Loans Arena on January 19, 2017. From 9:30-11:00am, the expo begins with an employment workshop where you will be able to meet with a team of hiring experts. The job fair follows after from 11:00-2:00pm. The event is hosted by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, The Cleveland Cavaliers, NBC News, and other partners.

Space is limited so register now! http://bit.ly/2gnH22L

Participation makes you eligible to receive up to two(2) free tickets for you and your family to attend the Cavaliers game that evening between the Cavs and Suns – limited tickets available

Contact jrussell@uschamber.com with questions

Community Christmas Festival!

December 12th, 2016 by Megan Goedeker

Join Original Harvest Missionary Baptist Church at Anton Grdina Elementary School for the Community Christmas Festival!

Includes food, games, music, face painting, and pictures with Santa!

December 17, 2016 from 11am-3 pm

Anton Grdina: 2955 E 71 St., Cleveland OH 44104
Call Marionna Bennett at 216-812-1543 for more information

Career Opportunities with Opportunity Corridor

December 1st, 2016 by Joy Johnson

Opportunity Corridor Section 2 – Career Awareness Sessions


Purpose of Sessions

* Learn about career options connected with Opportunity Corridor Section 2

* Learn critical job readiness skills such as resume building and job search techniques

* Learn how to effectively network with employers in the transportation / construction industry

When: 3pm – 7pm

Job Readiness Workshops 3pm – 5pm

Career Awareness Workshops 5pm – 7pm

Location: CornUcopia Place (7201 Kinsman Rd Cleveland, OH 44104)

Free parking and refreshments will be available until 7pm

PLEASE RSVP AND LIST WHICH SESSION YOU WILL BE ATTENDING

WE HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!

 

*To RSVP: http://oc2careerawarenesssessions.eventbrite.com or Call / Text: 216-220-7010 and indicate which sessions

Community Building and Activism through the Eyes of East Cleveland Women

November 29th, 2016 by Joy Johnson

The Case Western Reserve University Social Justice Institute is inviting the community to join a free discussion, Community Building and Activism through the Eyes of East Cleveland Women, 3:30 p.m., Dec. 10. The event is open to all to become part of the conversation and to share their stories.   Misty Luminais, PhD, and Rhonda Y. Williams, PhD, will lead the discussion, which will feature related video shorts. The East Cleveland Public Library, 14101 Euclid Avenue, will host the event in its lower auditorium.

Light refreshments will be served.

For more information please contact:

Dr. Rhonda Williams

Founder and Director of the Social Justice Institute

Professor of History

rhonda.williams@case.edu

216.368.2515