Community Organizing

Building Coalitions to Support Local and Regional Food Systems

Building Coalitions to Support Local and Regional Food Systems by Morgan Taggart presented at the Ohio Ecological Food and Farming Association Annual Conference in Granville, OH on Febuary 14, 2015.

Working Group(s): 
Community Food Assessment

Local Food Mondays (Registration Required)

March 2, 2015 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: 
Great Lakes Brewing Company's Tasting Room
2701 Carroll Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44107

Monthly Local Food networking and capacity building events similar to the highly successful events conducted by Entrepreneurs 4 Sustainability, will begin Monday, March 2nd, 2015 at 5:30 P.M. at the Great Lakes Brewing Company’s Tasting Room located at 2701 Carroll Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44107.
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Working Group(s): 
Land Use & Planning

PRCHN Seminar Series - Social Network Analysis: Building Community Health and Relational Well-Being

September 10, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:15pm
Location: 
Prevention Research Center for Healthy Neighborhoods
BioEnterprise Building: Ground Floor Conference Room 11000 Cedar Avenue
Cleveland, OH

In the age of Facebook and Twitter, there is no question that social connections matter, but how? Dr. Kimberly Bess will explore the ways in which social network analysis, as a paradigm and a method, can be used to better understand the relational aspects of individual and community health and well-being. Dr.... Read more »

Community of Practice Conference: Mobilization for Social Change/Sustainable Healthy Food Access

March 8, 2013 - 8:00am - 5:00pm
Location: 
Friendly Inn Settlement House
2386 Unwin Road
Cleveland, OH 44115

 

4th Annual Community-Based Practice Conference

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Healthy Cleveland Resolution: Moving from Ideas to Practice

May 11, 2012 - 8:00am - 4:30pm
Location: 
Cleveland City Council
601 Lakeside Avenue Cleveland City Council Chambers
Cleveland, OH

The Healthy Cleveland Resolution adopted by Cleveland City Council, Mayor Frank Jackson and the four major healthcare institutions last year outlined a broad-based public-private initiative to address health disparities in Cleveland.  The Healthy Cleveland Resolution: Moving from Ideas to Practice Summit will bring together community stakeholders from across the city and county to develop plans for policies and initiatives that will improve the health of Cleveland's residents and their neighborhoods.... Read more »

Community Conversations 2009 - Final Report

In the summer of 2009, Jenita McGowan facilitated "community conversations" about access to healthy food in four Cleveland neighborhoods: Central, Glenville, Ohio City, and Slavic Village.  The work was done on behalf of the Coalition as part of her participation in the Cleveland Executive Fellowship program.  The final report is 20 pages, plus appendices.

Working Group(s): 
Community Food Assessment
Working Group(s): 
Health & Nutrition