Archive for ‘Central neighborhood’

Apply to for AmeriCorp Vista – Resident Resource Coordinator

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Burten, Bell, Carr is hiring a Resident Resource Coordinator through AmeriCorp Vista!

The resident resource coordinator will support and enhance the collective impact work taking place with the Central Neighborhood’s Healthy Eating, Active Living (HEAL) Network. As the resident resource coordinator, the VISTA member will help train and support resident ambassadors who are looking to increase their leadership capacity while improving access to healthy foods in their community!

Experience required includes:

– Satisfactory oral and written communication skills

– Ability to interact effectively with the public, particularly low-income families

– Satisfactory computer skills,  including Microsoft Office and social media outlets

– Experience in community organizing

– Prior experience facilitating health and wellness programming

– Strong understanding of local food systems and needs in low income neighborhoods

– Minimum: Bachelor Degree

Functions include, but are not limited too, assessing the capacity and community outreach needs of HEAL Network Institutions, collect and enter data, research funding to support educational initiative for HEAL programs in Central and Kinsman, and provide resident ambassadors with support and connections to resources that will help them implement projects.

Find the job posting and apply Here!

Or apply by emailing a resume and cover letter to info@bbcdevelopment.org or mailing to 7201 Kinsman Rd. Ste. 104, Cleveland, OH 44104.

Learn About Urban Farming on Cleveland’s East Side

Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

Learn about all the urban farming that is happening on Cleveland’s east side, specifically in Kinsman and Central!

Read this cleveland.com article that discusses the urban farms on the east side of Cleveland including the Ka-La Healing Garden, Rid-All Green Partnership, and the our very own Kinsman Farm.

While there is no official definition of an urban farm, Cleveland, by some estimates, is considered the second largest urban farming city in the U.S.!

Join in the growing movement and support your local urban farm!!

Reminder: CiCLEvia Central is this Weekend!

Friday, July 14th, 2017

Don’t forget to join us this Sunday, July 16, from 1:00 pm- 5:00 as the CiCLEvia team closes down Community College/Quincy Ave., from E 24th Street to Unwin Rd., to cars and opens it to people powered movement such as walking, jogging, biking, dancing, and so much more! Join us for a mile of fun and activities!

You will be able to find the BBC team at the Stokes 50th Anniversary Celebration Hub, were we will be honoring the legacy of the Stokes Brothers through performances and activities.

At 4:00 pm, head over to the Arts and Culture Hub, where we will be launching several small hot air balloons created by kids in the neighborhood!

There will be these activities and so many more! We hope to see you there!

CiCLEvia Central!

Thursday, July 13th, 2017

Come out on Sunday July 16th from 1:00 pm -5:00 pm for CiCLEvia Central! CiCLEvia is temporarily closing Community College/ Quincy Ave. from E. 24 Street to Unwin Road to cars and opening them for people-powered movement such as biking, walking, dancing, and so much more!

Look for hubs such as the Stokes 50th Anniversary Celebration, Ultimate Recess, Family Reunion, Arts and Culture, and Health and Safety!

Play games, run around, listen to music, learn about the Stokes’ brothers legacy, and see a manmade hot air balloon take flight!

It will be a day of fun you don’t want to miss! Can’t wait to see you there!

 

Bring in the summer in a new home in Central!

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

 

Summer means graduation parties, holiday cook outs, and family reunions.  Hot summer nights are great for relaxing on your porch or deck.  Wouldn’t it be nice to bring in the summer in a new home?  BBC has four homes for sale in the St. John’s Village West development.  In this neighborhood, BBC has built over 50 homes in the last 5 years.  Buying a new home on Stanley Tolliver Avenue means that you will be surrounded by other residents who have made the Central neighborhood their permanent home.  Each home has 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, and spacious porches for enjoying summer with family and friends.

You can host all your family gatherings this summer in a brand new house! For more information, please contact Joy Johnson or Jason Minter at 216-341-1455 or view the listing here.

Community Baby Shower at Friendly Inn tomorrow

Friday, April 7th, 2017

 

Baby sleeps safest alone,on their back, in a crib.

Welcome to Moms Quit for Two 2nd Annual

Community Baby Shower

Who: Expectant Mothers

Where: Friendly Inn Settlement, Inc.

2386 Unwin Rd. Cleveland, OH 44104

When: Saturday April 8, 2017

1:00-4:00 pm

please R.S.V.P. with a Community Health Worker

Call: (216) 431-7656

FREE Diapers for a year!

Friday, April 7th, 2017

Are you pregnant? Have you ever used Tobacco?

If so, Moms Quit for Two may be right for you!

Claim your $25 Walmart diaper voucher.

Contact a Community Health Worker at:

Friendly Inn Settlement House

2386 Unwin Rd. Cleveland, OH 44104

(216) 431- 7656

Looking for A Great Career at University Hospitals?

Thursday, August 25th, 2016

Check out the Step Up to University Hospitals Program!

$12/HR W/Benefits & Advancement Opportunities

Details:

  • Work in a fast-paced environment that is critical to the care of hospital patients
  • Earn a competitive hourly wage with a local employer that is committed to staff advancement.
  • Prepare for the interviews and ensure success on the job with FREE skills development classes
  • Gain a renewed sense of confidence and a network of support to help you succeed

Criteria:

  • Resident of Greater University Circle–Glenville, Hough, Fairfax, Central, Shaker Square, Buckeye, Little Italy, East Cleveland and University Circle
  • Commitment to 2 weeks of unpaid pre-employment classes
  • Already has a high school diploma or GED
  • Tobacco and drug free
  • No criminal backgrounds (w/some limited exceptions)

Info Session:

  • Monday August 29 at University Circle United Methodist Church 1919 E 107 St Cleveland, OH @9:30a.m.
  • Wed. August 31 at New Bridge 3634 Euclid Ave Suite 100 Cleveland, OH 44115 @9:30a.m.

Call (216) 696 – 7311 to register for an information session.

 

Cuyahoga Arts and Culture Community Listening Session In Central

Monday, August 8th, 2016

Come out to Care Alliance Central Neighborhood Clinic to meet with Cuyahoga Arts and Culture (CAC) and help them plan for the future. CAC wants to hear from the community to help them decide how to use public funds on arts and culture programming for county residents. CAC is a public funder focused on supporting arts and culture non-profit organizations and programs. You are invited to join in and be a part of the future arts and culture programming!

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

3:00-5:30 followed by dinner

Care Alliance Central Neighborhood Clinic: 2916 Central Ave. Cleveland, OH 44115

RSVP to Delores Gray by August 15, 2016 at 216-781-6228(ext. 260)

 

Women’s Health Expo at Friendly Inn Settlement House Saturday

Monday, April 25th, 2016

The Women of Central and Friendly Inn Settlement, Inc. will host

” Its All About You”

Women’s Health Expo

Saturday, April 30, 2016

2pm-6pm

Friendly Inn Settlement

2386 Unwin Road

Cleveland, Ohio 44104

Beauty Secrets, Food, Fun,  Fashion Show, Health Screenings and more.  For more information call Friendly Inn Settlement, Inc at 216-431-7656