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#PromiseReads and Anthem bring new Little Free Libraries to Central

The Cleveland Central Promise Neighborhood is committed to supporting successful educational outcomes for the children of the Central neighborhood. We know that education starts at home, and parents are truly a child’s first teacher. Research shows that the simple presence…
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Promise early learning navigator wins Carolyn Grossman Award

Tatiana Wells, Cleveland Central Promise Neighborhood’s early learning navigator, received the 2018 Carolyn Grossman Award from Family Connections for her work with parents of early learners. Longtime Cleveland Heights kindergarten teacher Carolyn Grossman recognized that parents can make an enormous…
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Advisory council meetings share data to strengthen Promise

As a collective impact initiative, Cleveland Central Promise Neighborhood focuses on using data to inform the future of the neighborhood, incorporating the experiences of partners and residents into a model that ensures success. Through the spring and summer, the Cleveland…
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Promise Neighborhood educates teachers on effects of trauma

Cleveland’s Central neighborhood has the second highest rate of aggravated assaults and the fifth highest rate of reported domestic violence incidents in the city. Children witnessing or being a victim of violence is not uncommon in Central and can have…
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Back to School Rally gives boost to families

Cleveland Central Promise Neighborhood and Cleveland Transformation Alliance partnered with Friendly Inn Settlement to help Central neighborhood families have a positive start to the new school year with the Back to School Rally. Now in its sixth year, the 2017 Back to…
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