How EYEJ Promotes Empathy in Youth and Volunteers

February 21, 2017 // Carolina Sears // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
2016 was a year of division for many of us, culminating with the U.S. election results that made many feel marginalized. Many questioned, “Where did we go wrong? How did […]

Why discuss social justice, NOW?

February 7, 2017 // Mai Moore // No Comments // Posted in Blog
Here’s why to discuss to social justice…. I was writing this blog, as the launch to an entire series of blogs by EYEJ representatives for 2017 today relating to specific […]

3 Reasons EYEJ Developed a Social Justice Forum

August 10, 2016 // Sean Kirby // No Comments // Posted in Blog
EYEJ wants to take the time to explain some of its thought process behind the development of Cleveland’s first-ever social justice forum. Here are three key ideas behind it. 1. […]

Three Takeaways From Cleveland GiveCamp

August 3, 2016 // Sean Kirby // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
EYEJ’s first-ever experience at Cleveland GiveCamp turned out to be a huge success! Though EYEJ team members and GiveCamp volunteers alike left the weekend a bit tired and frazzled, the […]

The Link Between Education and Opportunity

July 30, 2016 // admin // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
In the wake of Independence Day, we would like to take the time to explain why EYEJ believes that different types of education will be key to developing Cleveland youth […]

EYEJ and the Cleveland Peacemakers Alliance: Proactive Partners

July 30, 2016 // admin // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
 As EYEJ expands, we look to reduce the gang violence that affects the neighborhoods of many CMSD students. We often hear students say that the poorer areas of Cleveland are […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Ms. Keren Johnson

July 30, 2016 // admin // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
We recently got to talk with one of our marketing team members, Ms. Keren Johnson, about the opportunities she’s had to help increase EYEJ’s exposure to Cleveland and its large […]

EYEJ Values: Building Bridges and Community

July 30, 2016 // admin // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
EYEJ’s discussion series focuses on informing students about the power of education. However, another important part of the mission involves building relationships with students. By developing these connections, EYEJ is […]

Partner Spotlight: Third Federal Savings and Loan

July 30, 2016 // admin // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
EYEJ is excited to announce a new partnership with Third Federal Savings and Loan! Through this partnership, Third Federal will sponsor a financial literacy discussion series for our students in […]

Board Member Spotlight: Mr. Ben Wenger

July 30, 2016 // admin // No Comments // Posted in Uncategorized
As EYEJ expands its operations and undergoes significant growth, the organization will need to produce quality content to keep up with the changes. This is where Benjamin Wenger, MBA comes […]