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Office Hours on 4/14/17

Thursday, April 13th, 2017

BBC will be closed Friday, April 14, 2017 in observance of Good Friday.

Bridgeport Cafe will be open its regular hours Friday, April 14.

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!

 

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

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

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

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

Friday, January 13th, 2017

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.

Hiring Fair for Former and Current Military Servicemen and their Spouses

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

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

Learn how to use your insurance plan

Friday, November 4th, 2016

You may qualify to participate in a research study about how to use your Marketplace health insurance if you answer “Yes” to the following questions:

  • Are you African American?
  • Do you live in Greater Cleveland
  • Did you get health insurance between 2014 and 2016?
  • Are you between 18 and 64 years old?

What’s involved in the study?

You will be asked to participate in a one-time educational program about:

  • Insurance term you need to know
  • Where to go for answers for you questions
  • How to find a doctor and make appointments
  • How to fill prescriptions

*compensation will be provided for  time

If interested, Please contact:

Yvonne Oliver

(216) 241-8422

yfocommunication@gmail.com

 

Walking Tour on Stanley Tolliver Homes for Sale, 9/24 11am-2pm

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

We’re selling four newly constructed homes located on Stanley Tolliver Avenue. Join us for a walking tour open house Saturday, September 24 from 11am to 2pm.

For more information, please call Cleo Hilliard at 216-571-5531.

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Career Awareness Sessions (CAS)

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

Learn about career opportunities in the construction industry and 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.

Antioch Baptist Church 8869 Cedar Ave. Cleveland, OH 44106

September 7, 14, 21

2016 Sustainable Cleveland Summit

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 ( 3pm-6pm )

Welcoming remarks, Mayor Frank G. Jackson

Presentation of awards

Keynote and workshop led by Gil Penalosa and 8 80 cities

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016 ( 8am-5pm )

A full day of visioning, design and action planning focused on:

  • Celebration years topics, Sustainable Transportation & Vibrant Green Space
  • Advancing the Cleveland Climate Action Plan, including a focus on: Energy, Water and Land Use, Community Engagement, Waste and Transportation