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GCC goes to Detroit

Neighbor Up members joined with Greater Cleveland Congregations earlier this year to oppose the Q deal. Now folks are heading to Detroit March 21 to pay a visit to Dan Gilbert at his business headquarters. Read on for info from GCC about how you can join the trip... Since GCC first went public with our opposition to the current version of the Q deal, GCC leaders.
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Job Posting: Community Health Fellowship, Old Brooklyn Community Development Corporation

Neighbor Up members share job postings as one way of building wealth for all. The Community Health Fellow is responsible for the coordination and implementation of community health programs and initiatives that foster a healthy and equitable community for all in Old Brooklyn. The Community Health Fellow reports to the Executive Director. Details here: Community Health Fellowship March 2017.
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Job Posting: Regional Coordinator, Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry

We are looking for a Regional Coordinator with strong knowledge of criminal justice and re-entry systems, including issues and barriers faced by re-entry clients. Company Description A mission-driven organization, Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry (LMM) serves people in Northeast Ohio and walks with them on their road to self-sufficiency. LMM helps empower people to overcome barriers, obtain job skills, gain employment, locate safe and stable housing, access counseling and support services, stay.
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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 Wealth Collective Members

Formed in the summer of 2015, the Neighbor Up Wealth Collective (NUWC) is a group of Neighbor Up members who own small, home-based businesses in the Greater University Circle area, which includes East Cleveland and the Central, Fairfax, Glenville, Hough, Little Italy and University Circle neighborhoods of Cleveland. Each month we come together over dinner to reconnect, recharge and refocus collective efforts. Members hear about business opportunities, learn.
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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. Apply to join Cohort III. Details here: www.neighborhoodgrants.org/prism 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 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, begins in June 2017. Apply 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 the fate of all its people. Racism is examined on four levels: internalized,.
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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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