Posts Tagged ‘leadership’

Marshall principals named

From the desk of Cleveland Metropolitan School District’s Christine Fowler-Mack, Chief Portfolio Officer The Administrative Team has been selected to lead the new John Marshall High School Campus. The principals selected are individually and collectively committed to holding dear the values of the Lawyer Legacy-a strong community and excellence in teaching and learning: Tiffany James, […]

3 new high schools!

Three (3) new schools are being proposed by Cleveland Metropolitan School District (CMSD) and the academic planning committee to open Fall 2015 at the new LEED-certified John Marshall High School: School of Information Technology, School of Civic and Business Leadership, and School of Engineering. (Call 216-838-ENRL to enroll or transfer to the 9th-12th grades at the new […]

Community Relations recognizes many Ward 18 residents with awards

Last night at the W. 130th St. Knights of Columbus Hall, the First District community citizen awards were distributed by Commander Thomas McCartney and several Ward 18 residents were recognized for their contributions to the neighborhood. The Walsh-Frazier family, Mark, Andrea, Mark, and Jessica, were recognized with plaques for their eager volunteerism for so many […]

West Park receives MyCom awards

Individuals in West Park were recognized on Friday, December 6, 2013, at the MyCom annual meeting at Windows on the River in the Powerhouse. The honoress received Youth Voice awards.  West Park youth and the professionals who work with them received awards, among other youth, adults, agencies, and civic leaders who advance youth voice and choice […]

Celebrate at the Neighborhood Summit

When leaves crunch and school starts up again, the BPDC Neighborhood Summit Celebration is always around the corner.  We invite you to join us for dinner, dessert, and a slice of life here in the center of West Park Wednesday, October 30, 2013.  Hospitality will be provided by RG’s Beverage, Bella Pizza, Uppercrust Pizza, JJ’s Pizzza, […]

Citizen Police Academy coming soon

A 7 week course will be hosted in the Mary Kaser community room at Bellaire-Puritas Development Corporation starting the evening of July 7th.  The program is free, but space is limited.  The course provides citizens a better understanding police work and safety and is presented by the Cleveland Police District’s Bureau of Community Policing, Community Relations Unit.  Register here.

Locals organize cash mob on Puritas

Two local ladies have organized a cash mob for Young’s Jewelry and the Eyeglass Hospital, both located in the same unit at 14033 Puritas Avenue.  The purpose is to infuse family businesses with cash as a way to spur economic development on Puritas Avenue.  It takes place Saturday, December 15, 2012. This cash mob is the result of  Theresa […]

Neighborhood leadership training is now taking apps

Neighborhood Leadership Institute (NLI) has an exciting training program for Cleveland leaders.  It is still taking applications  for its Neighborhood Leadership Cleveland (NLC) class, especially looking for some more men to round the class out. Here is the description of their program:  Since 1994, grassroots leaders from throughout the greater Cleveland region have gained new community-building skills, […]

Neighborhood Connections keeps West Park youth reading over the summer

If you happened by the CMHA Community center in Riverside Park Estates, you may have wondered what all those children and teens were doing on blankets under the huge trees outside the center. Well, they were reading! The two week reading program, a joint venture with Bellaire Puritas Development Corporation (BPDC), the 21st Century Learning […]

The Neighborhood Summit needs you!

Our annual “homecoming” for the neighborhood is Wed., Oct. 24th this year and YOU are invited to attend.  Spread the word with this save-the-date flier. There are many opportunities to connect with neighborhood leaders and make a meaningful contribution by volunteering to make the  BPDC Neighborhood Summit a success.  Please contact Rachel (216-671-2170 ext. 216 […]