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 […]

EYEJ and the Cleveland Peacemakers Alliance: Proactive Partners

July 30, 2016 // admin // 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 // admin // 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 // admin // 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 // admin // 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 // admin // 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 […]

3 Keys To Building Self-Respect

July 30, 2016 // admin // No Comments //
During yesterday’s discussion series at the Hathaway Brown Aspire Program, Kaye Ranke asked a small group of 8th grade girls, “What part of the term self-respect is more important? Self? […]