Dear Cleveland by Krisjon from Benedictine High School

April 20, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, Will you please CARE? From gang violence to poverty, many issues have faced the city for decades and are yet to be solved. Police relations are hostile at […]

Dear Cleveland by Brooke from Cuyahoga Heights High School

April 19, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, I would like to see a change in life skill programs in the school systems. Many kids are not receiving the proper education or experience with these life […]

Dear Cleveland by Elizabeth from Gilmour Academy

April 18, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, Homelessness and housing are huge issues for you. Shelters are overflowing, and people cannot get the help that they deserve. Humans need three main things to survive: food, […]

Lack of communication. Silence. Passivity. by Bianca Pierson

April 17, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Lack of communication. Silence. Passivity.  by Bianca Pierson “We hold the burden of proving our humanity.” In talking with a woman who was formerly in prison, she told me the […]

Dear Cleveland by Layah from Beaumont School

April 17, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, I am a high school junior in the greater Cleveland area and I have lived here my entire life. During this time, I have seen so many people […]

Dear Cleveland by Kiersten from North Olmsted High School

April 13, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, I’m a high schooler from North Olmsted and I have concerns about the education system tearing kids apart. My whole life, high expectations were thrown upon me, and […]

Dear Cleveland by Maggie from Saint Joseph Academy

April 12, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, Something that I would like to change in Cleveland is youth education. I work with many students at urban community schools and tutor many others at different schools […]

Trust. by Abby Jones

April 11, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Trust. by Abby Jones [Update to the EYEJ Impact 25 Youth Council] Thank you so much for letting me come help out on Saturday. That was a really awesome experience. It’s […]

Dear Cleveland by Lizzy from Saint Joseph Academy

April 10, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, Something that I would like to see changed in our city pertains to food waste. I have had many experiences such as volunteering at Fish Fry’s or going […]

Dear Cleveland by Mehmet from Horizon Science Academy Cleveland High School

April 9, 2018 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Dear Cleveland, I have noticed that public schools have more opportunities available than charter and other nonprofit schools. For example, the things needed for athletics is limited, but when you […]