Annual Neighborhood Summit Celebration
Councilman Martin J. Sweeney
Ernie LaManna, West Park Shell
Brian Mercado, JMH senior class president
Dr. Leanne Chrisman, MetroHealth
Carla Coreno, Caffѐ Roma
Patricia Sweeney, Tri-C
The 2013 Neighborhood Summit Celebration is the evening of Wednesday, October 30th in Fogarty Hall, beneath Blessed Trinity Church at 14040 Puritas Avenue and the theme is Let Your Imagination Soar. Share the event on Facebook here.
The next planning committee meeting is Thursday, October 17rd at BPDC’s offices at 6:30 p.m. and the committee is looking for new members, donations, and ideas all the time.
The event serves as both a community open house and a “state of the neighborhood” event. It is not to be missed if you want to be “in the know” or meet the folks who make things happen and care enough to participate in what has become a neighborhood homecoming of sorts. Be the change you want to see in the world and get engaged at this free event.
Everyone is welcome and the venue has an accessible entrance.
Bring your positive energy, bring a neighbor, bring a dessert for the social…
GATHER info on grants,
CONTRIBUTE positive ideas,
JOIN a team,
Every year a Community Builders Award is given out to an individual or organization that improves the quality of life in the neighborhood; the Ann Irizarry Business Award is given to a business person’s outstanding commitment and service to the Bellaire-Puritas community at the Neighborhood Summit.
Community Builders Past Awardees:
W. 130th Tri-League
West Park Ariport Committee
Cleveland Museum of Natural History
Cleveland Public Theatre STEP
West Park Community Meal
Sanitation Workers in the Ward
Division of Air Quality, Ford and UAW
Bellaire-Puritas Meals on Wheels
Ann Irizarry Business Past Awardees:
Robert Wilhelm, Puritas Hardware
Chuck Jackson, Chuck’s Auto
Bill Oatey, Oatey
Ann Irizarry, US Bank
Anyone interested in planning this year’s festivities or volunteering on the day of should contact Rachel Napolitano at 216-671-2710 ext. 216 to join the planning committee or volunteer with the event.