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“Neighbor Up Spotlight” focuses on ordinary people doing extraordinary work in Cleveland

A new podcast called “Neighbor Up Spotlight” is out now. Hosted by Cleveland resident and activist Carol Malone, the podcast focuses on members of Neighbor Up, a network of about 2,000 Greater Cleveland residents making positive change in their neighborhoods. Neighbor Up was launched and is supported by Neighborhood Connections, the community-building program affiliated with the Cleveland Foundation. Carol had the idea for “Neighbor Up Spotlight” after volunteering.
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Step Up to University Hospitals is back!

Check out Step Up to University Hospitals, the innovative neighborhood jobs pipeline we built in partnership with University Hospitals and Towards Employment. Information sessions are happening now. Positions available in environmental and nutrition services at University Hospitals.  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.
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Looking for a job in manufacturing?

We are NOW recruiting participants for training that can lead to a career at Buckeye Business Products! Training Criteria:  Interested in a career in manufacturing 18 years or older Motivated to learn new skills to prepare for industry specific requirements and gain employment Commitment to 2 weeks of unpaid work readiness classes High School diploma or equivalent (GED) Must be able to pass a drug screen Job Details: Earn a competitive hourly wage with.
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Neighbor Up tackles racism

Get the tools you need to stop racism in your neighborhood or organization. R.E.A.L Workshops Free workshops that give a basic overview of the four levels of racism and how you can work for equity. 6-8 p.m. February 13; March 15; April 12 @ Neighborhood Connections, 5000 Euclid Ave. #310 PRISM Our five-session, intensive racial equity leadership training. Registration to join Cohort III opening soon. 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Tentative dates: June 22.
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What we know about the closing of Giant Eagle in Buckeye Plaza

Neighbor Up members on the closing of Giant Eagle at Buckeye Plaza... [gallery columns="4" ids="92629,92630,92632,92634,92635,92636,92637,92638,92639,92640,92641,92642,92643,92644,92646,92600"] At January's Greater Buckeye Network Night , the closing of the Giant Eagle at Buckeye Plaza was a big topic of discussion. Neighbor Up members hosted three different conversations during the Business of the Network portion of the evening. About 30 Neighbor Up members also attended the community forum about the store closing on January 19.
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PRISM: A Racial Equity Learning Laboratory

The next session of Prism, a racial equity leadership program organized by Neighborhood Connections in partnership with the Community Innovation Network at Case Western Reserve University, begins in June 2017. Register now to join Cohort III. Prism is led by two of Cleveland’s most experienced and dynamic racial equity trainers: Erica Merritt and Adele DiMarco Kious. Prism participants explore the historic conflict that continues to shape the United States and determine.
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Job Posting: Safety Coordinator, Tremont West Development Corporation and Ohio City Incorporated

Neighbor Up members share job postings as one way of building wealth for all. This position will allow the community development corporations (CDCs) of the Tremont and Ohio City neighborhoods to share a staff person whose sole responsibility is to address safety in these two communities. This person will focus on responding to resident needs and inquiries, utilize existing programs and develop and initiate new proactive.
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Job Posting: HomeHEALTH Community Outreach Specialist

Neighbor Up members share job postings as one way of building wealth for all. Cleveland State University has a job opening for a community outreach specialist in support of the CSU-NEOMED Partnership. https://hrjobs.csuohio.edu/postings/7082.
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Neighbor Up University Class Catalog

Neighbor Up University is a place where everyday people share their skills and knowledge to create an extraordinary world right where we live. Current offerings include a variety of workshops, mutual support circles and skill sharing opportunities hosted by members. Gatherings are free and open to all. See what's on the schedule on our Events page or in the class catalog below. .
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In the News: Underground Railroad history

We're proud to have co-funded this project with Cuyahoga Arts and Culture. Read all about the work to remember and share Cleveland's place in the Underground Railroad: http://www.cleveland.com/business/index.ssf/2016/12/underground_railroad_history_c.html.
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Job Posting: FreshLink Project Manager

Neighbor Up members share job postings as one way of building wealth for all. FreshLink, the Prevention Research Center for Healthy Neighborhoods' core research study, is hiring a new Project Manager. POSITION OBJECTIVE The mission of the Prevention Research Center for Healthy Neighborhoods (PRCHN) is to foster partnerships within urban neighborhoods to develop, test, and disseminate effective strategies to prevent and reduce the burden of chronic disease utilizing.
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Job Posting: HEAP Intake Specialist Department

Neighbor Up members share job postings as one way of building wealth for all. Job Title: HEAP Intake Specialist Department/Group: Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) Location: Fairfax Renaissance Development Corporation 8111 Quincy Avenue, Suite 100, Cleveland, Ohio 44104 Send resumes to: GPowell@fairfaxdev.org OR mail To Gail Powell at the address above Date posted: Oct. 18, 2016 Will Train Applicant(s): Yes Posting Expires: November 18, 2016 Job Description: The HEAP Intake Specialist is responsible.
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We’re hiring!

We're looking for a Community Network Manager to work with Neighbor Up members to help mobilize the Neighbor Up network. Get the details here: community-network-manager-10-12-16.
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First legal street painting project in Cleveland kicks off this week supported by Neighborhood Connections

This week residents in the Clark-Fulton neighborhood will complete the first legal street painting project in the city of Cleveland. The name of the project is City Repair @ Newark Creek Court. Residents will be painting the alley from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, September 23 to Sunday, September 25. Newark Court is located between West 38th and West 41st streets off of Fulton Road.
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Job Posting: Community Engagement Coordinator

Neighbor Up members share job postings as one way of building wealth for all. Title:  Community Engagement Coordinator Reports to: Director of Neighborhood Services Ohio City Incorporated is in the process of putting together a 3-year strategic plan and are excited about this position’s role in contributing to our inclusivity initiatives and community building activities. The Community Engagement Coordinator is responsible for engaging Ohio City residents in community.
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