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Family Resilience Speaker Series

Posted May 26, 2015 in News Items

(5.26.15) In conjunction with the William J. and Dorothy K. O’Neill Foundation, we were proud to sponsor the first session of the Family Resilience Speaker Series held at City Club. The purpose of this series is to help the community better understand family resilience as a lens and tool for building policies and programs. We were thrilled that Marian Wright Edelman, Founder and President of the Children’s Defense Fund, was the first keynote speaker. “If we don’t stand up for children, then we don’t stand for much,” was just one of Edelman’s powerful statements. [image:1] read more

Healthy People Event: The Food Trust

Posted May 21, 2015 in News Items

[image:1] (5.21.15) On Tuesday, we were joined with funder and nonprofit colleagues in learning and connecting on ways that we can make healthier food options more accessible and sustainable in our neighborhood stores, communities, schools and... read more

Cool Things in the Works for Sidewalk

Posted May 07, 2015 in News Items

[image:1] (5.7.15) A Strong Neighborhood grantee LAND Studio is doing a special ethnographic/anthropological project entitled “Sidewalk,” where the consultants complete a ‘residency’ in Buckeye to collect narratives about the neighborhood. They will also conduct neighborhood walks... read more

Crestwood Greenspace Project Transforms Vacant Land

Posted May 06, 2015 in News Items

(5.6.15) A Strong Community share: We are proud to showcase a beautiful new greenspace located on Crestwood Avenue. The greenspace project was made possible through collaboration between the Cleveland Botanical Garden, LAND Studios, Thriving Communities,... read more

Health and Wellness Celebration

Posted May 05, 2015 in News Items

(5.5.15) Healthy People Grantee News:Today, the Alliance for a Healthier Generation (AHG) and the Healthy Schools Program, in partnership with the Cleveland Metropolitan School District (CMSD), are celebrating the integration of the Healthy Schools Program... read more