White Privilege by Heather Smith

November 2, 2017 // EYEJ // No Comments //
White Privilege by Heather Smith I am a white cisgender woman from an upper-middle class family. I grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio with a working dad, stay-at-home mom, sister, […]

#SocialJusticeCLE Tweet Up Event at Case Western Reserve University by Mallory Phillips

October 25, 2017 // EYEJ // No Comments //
Twitter is powerful, and increasingly so. It has become an integral thread in the fabric of social and political communication and development. I was thrilled when EYEJ invited me to […]

How EYEJ Promotes Empathy in Youth and Volunteers

February 21, 2017 // Mai Moore // No Comments //
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 […]

Three Takeaways From Cleveland GiveCamp

August 3, 2016 // Mai Moore // No Comments //
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 […]

Cleveland GiveCamp Highlights City’s Spirit

July 30, 2016 // EYEJ // No Comments //
EYEJ will be attending Cleveland Give Camp starting tomorrow. The event demonstrates its inhabitants’ desire to contribute to the city’s rebirth and development. Developers, designers, administrators, and other technology professionals work […]

EYEJ and the Cleveland Peacemakers Alliance: Proactive Partners

July 30, 2016 // EYEJ // No Comments //
 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 // EYEJ // No Comments //
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 // EYEJ // No Comments //
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 // EYEJ // No Comments //
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 // EYEJ // No Comments //
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 […]