Thank you to our EYEJ Sponsors. Without you, none of this would be possible.

Angela Blount

Johnnie & Stephen Byrne

Bob Coppedge

Karyn Pistone

Ndeta Letson

Patricia Pogue

Richard Pogue

Patricia Schinabeck


Thank you to the Student Sponsors:

Lawrence Antoine

Pam Beck

Shirley Bell

Kathryn Brenneman

Sharon Butts

Jan Conrad

Donald & Ann Crews

Meryl Johnson

Alicenne Passavanti

Mary Powell

Auburn Sandstrom

Carrie Rosenfelt

Charles See

Russell Wenger


A special heartfelt thank you to the following individuals and organizations. Over 1,000 youth directly and positively impacted by EYEJ: Empowering Youth, Exploring Justice with their in-kind services and/or donations:

Garisa Ali-Salibellas

Pam Beck

Doug Beltowski, Cleveland GiveCamp

Mary Bright, Esq.

Katherine Coverdale

Cleveland GiveCamp

Shaundra Cunningham

Lili Elkins

David Faux

Shawn Gray

Sean Kirby

Kate Hickner

Mrs. Tamika Ivory-Taylor, CMSD

Jonathan Knapp, Cleveland GiveCamp

Keren Johnson

Janet Larsen

Jay Madorsky

Nicole McGuire, Cleveland GiveCamp

Stacey McKinley

Rev. Dr. Shawnthea Monroe, Plymouth Church, Shaker Heights

Erica Nearon

Yumi Ndhlovu

Neighborhood Connections

Ujwal Oswal, Cleveland GiveCamp

Earl Pike

Richard Pogue

Patricia Pogue

Liz Pruitt

Sarah Reinbolt, Cleveland GiveCamp

Carol Rivchun of Youth Opportunities Unlimited

Qing Shi

Bob Schenosky

Jaime Spencer

Judy Tobin, BVU

United Black Fund

Terry Vaughn, Cleveland GiveCamp

Aisha Violette

Livia Whynott, Cleveland GiveCamp

Young Entrepreneurs Institute


We thank the following EYEJ Volunteer Speakers & Coordinators for spending time with our youth:

Auburn Sandstorm
Aaron Hale
Aaron Sherrington
Abby Jones
Adam Dunn
Adam Hange
Aisha Violette
Alan Bedingfield
Aleece Caron
Aleta Simmons
Aletia Howard
Alexis Moorer
Alice Martin
Amanda Lilly
Amanda Shuluga
Amber Fitch
Amy Garcia
Andre Hampton
Angela McElrath
Anthony Flowers
Anthony Lee
Antionette Teasley
Aris Hall
Audrey James
Ben Beckman
Ben Wegner
Beyond Wynn
Bob Schenosky
Bobby Heller
Brian Boswell
Brian Shields
Brianna Pierson
Bridget Falco
Bridget Mahoney
Brigid Jackson
Brittanny Artino
Brittany Nelson
Brittany Wynn
Brother Olu Manns
Bruce Ballard
Bryan Overbaugh
Carmen Consolo
Carmen Henderson
Carolina Sears
Cassandra McDonald
Charla Bloodsaw
Charles Hubbard
Charles Hughley
Charles W Bevel
Christel Best
Christine Fishman
Christine Mitton
Christopher james
Claudia L Jones
Commander Harold Pretel
Crystal Hubbard
Crystal Watkins
Dan Lesnick
Danyell Summers
Darnell Thomas
David Reavis
Dawud Hamzah
Deanna Dothard
Delonte Marshall
Denise Hofelich
Dennis Hill
Desiree Sakho
Det. Ryan McMahon
Devin Cotten
Dhara Patel
Doreen Berts
Doris Reddick
Dr. Dasarathy
Dwayne Owens
Earnest Harris
Edwardo Munoz
Elizabeth Falco
Ella Ustin
Elliot Green
Emily Pietrasz
Eric Colston
Eric Hampton
Erica Nearon
Erika Hood
Evan Richard
Face
Girisa Ali-Salibellas
Gloria Sturgill
Grace Longheed
Habeebah Rasheed
Hank Davis
Hauns Charter
Heather Clayton terry
Hemen Aklilu
Hombre Thomas
Izzy Markey
J Scott Schaffer
Jacyna Ortiz
Jahad Fruits
James Settle
Jamie Evans
Jan Larsen
Jan Thrope
Jasche Harris
Jasmine Arnold
Jason Hackett
Jason L Williams
Javone Armada
Jay Floyd
Jean Vovos
Jeannie Clarkson
Jennifer Levy
Jennifer Marer
Jennifer Weaver
Jerry Carroll
Jill Anderson
Jim Hofelich
Jim Riggs
Joe Black
Joe Hemphill
Joe Laplaca
Joe McCarthy
Johnny Howard
Jonathan Suna
Jordan Abbot
Jordan Lebovitz
Jordan Smigel
Jude Hinze-Gains
Karen Cook
Karin Dodge
Kartik Ramkumar
Kate McBride
Katherine Morris
Katie Davis
Kaye Ranke
Kellee Perez
Kelly Fishman
Kendalle Cobb
Kendra Anderson
Kenjuan Kelly
Kenneth MacCalla
Keren Johnson
Key Jackson
Khalid Muhammed
Khalila Worley
Kim Harris
Kim Love
Kim Oswald
Kimberly Russell
Kortney Kalish
Kristopher Wita Henderson
Kumi Lane
Kwame Botchway
Kyra Germany
Lacey Caporale
Lee
Leigh Emelka
Levite Pierre
Linette Eady
Lisa Kollins
Lisa P. Gaynier
Lisa Ramirez
Lisa Wheller-Cole
Loretta Jones
Lori Wells
Maleka Embry
Marcus Phillips
Margie Rameriz
Maria Mooney
Mariah Carter
Mark Tatara
Maryam Hidafar
Matt Scott
Matthew Bauhof
Meagan Coggins
Melanie Warford
Melany Castro
Mendle Adams
Micah Parker
Michael Mendlovic
Michelle Thomas
Miguel Pimentel
Moe Better
Monique R. Romine
Morgan Adrine
Nadine Gamble
Nat Crowley
Natasha Kalas
Nathanial Gibian
Nicole Thomas
O’Shea Gamble
Pamella Thomas
Patrick Trabold
Patrick Turner
Patti Fine
Patty
Paul Honvou
Peter Saudek
Purvi Sachdeva
Rachel Dissel
Rachel Gardiner
Ramesh Shah
Rebecca Mu
Reggie Williams
Regina Rutledge
Rev. Brent A. Raitz
Ricardo Franklin
Riccol White
Rick Johnson
Rick Mauer
Rick Stege
Rita Andolsen
Robbin Velayedam
Robert Bray
Robert Owens
Robin Eisen
Rosa Foster
Ryan Easter
Sam Meinhard
Sam Wright
Sara Horoiwa
Sarah Foor
Sarah Mertz
Sean Kirby
Sgt. Charmin Leon
Shana Black
Shaundra Cunningham
Shawnthea Monroe
Sheldon Hartman
Sheryl Harris
Sonya Holland
Sophia Solganik
Sophie Wesner
Sophie Zawadski
Stefanie Hronek
Stephani Davis
Steven Williams Jr.
Suzanne Hamilton
Sylvia Stewart-Lumpkin
Tamsin Astor
Terez Benoit
Theo Hudson
Tiffani Sutton-Gilbert
Toni Chanakas
Trina Darden
Tyara Sanders
Tyler Hughley
Vera Brewer
Vicki Elder
Victor Searcy
Walter S Nicholes
Wes Malone
Yumi Ndhlovu
Zach Wheeler