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

Angela Blount

Bob Coppedge

Karyn Pistone

Ndeta Letson

Patricia Pogue

Richard Pogue


Thank you to the Student Sponsors:

Alicenne Passavanti

Auburn Sandstrom

Carrie Rosenfelt

Donald & Ann Crews

Jan Conrad

Kathryn Brenneman

Lawrence Antoine

Mary Powell

Pam Beck

Russell Wenger

Sharon Butts

Shirley Bell


A special heartfelt thank you to the following individuals and organizations. Over 300 students 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:

Aaron Sherrington / Abby Jones / Adam Dunn / Adam Hange / Adriana / Aisha Violette / Alan Bedingfield / Aleece Caron / Aleta Simmons / Aletia Howard / Alex Uzdavines / Alexie Pereyra / Alexis Moorer / Alice Martin / Amanda Shulga / Amber Fitch / Amelia O’Donnel / Amy Garcia / Andre Hampton / Angela McElrath / Anthony Lee  / Antoinette Teasley / Aris Hall / Auburm Sandstrom / Audrey James  / Becky / Ben Beckman / Ben Wegner / Beyond Wynn / Bob Green / Bob Schenosky / Bob Sieck / Brandy Scheule / Brian Shields / Bridget Mahoney / Brigid Jackson  / Brittany Artino / Brittany Nelson/ Brittany Wynn /  Brother Olu Manns / Bruce Ballard / Carmen Consolo / Carmen Henderson / Carolina DeJesus / Carolina Sears / Cassandra McDonald /  Charla Martin-Bloodshaw / Charles Hubbard / Charles Hughley / Charles W Bevel / Chairmin Christel Best / Christine Fishman / Christine Mitton /  Christopher / James / Claudia Jones / Commander Harold Pretel / Crystal Hubbard /  Crystal Watkins /  Dan Lesnick /  Darnell Thomas David Reavis /  Dawud Hamzah / Deanna Dothard / Delonte Marshall /  Denise Hofelich / Dennis Hill /  Det. Ryan McMahon / Devin Cotten / Dhara Patel / Doreen Berts / Doris Reddick / Dr. Dasarathy / Dwayne Owens / Earnest Harris / Edwardo Munoz /  Eli Millette /  Elizabeth /  Falco Ella Ustin / Elliot Green /  Eric Colston /  Eric Hampton /  Erica Nearon / Erika Hood /  Erin Mullen / Evan Richard / Girisa Ali-Salibellas / Gloria Sturghill / Grace Longheed / Habeebah Rasheed Grimes / Hank Davis / Hauns Charter / Heather Clayton Terry / Heather Smith / Hombre Thomas / Izzy Markey / J Scott Schaffer / Jahad Fruits / James Settle / Jamie Evans / Jan Larsen / Jan Thrope / Jarred Glickstein /  Jasche Harris / Jasmine Arnold /  Javone Armada / Jay Floyd / Jeannie Clarkson /  Jennifer Levy /  Jennifer Weaver / Jerry Carroll / Jill Anderson / Jim Hofelich /  Jim Riggs / Joe Black / Joe Black /  Joe Hemphill / Joe LaPlaca / Joe Pavlisko / John Clayton / John Yousef Johnny Howard /  Jonathan Suna / Jordan Abbott / Jordan Lebovitz / Joshua Edmonds / Joyce Barrow /  Jude Hinze-Gaines (SGORR) /  Karen Cook / Karin Dodge / Katherine Morris / Katie Davis /  Kaye Ranke / Kellee Perez / Kelly Fishman / Kendalle Cobb / Kendra Anderson / Kenjuan Kelly /  Kenneth MacCalla /  Keren Johnson /  Key Jackson / Khalid Muhammad /  Khalilah Worley /  Kim Harris / Kim Love / Kimberly Archibald Russell / Kimberly Armbruster / Kourtney Kalish /  Kristopher Wita Henderson / Kumi Lane / Kyra Germany Lacey Caporale / LaRick Calhoun / Laura Ciocia / Lee Linette Eady / Lisa Gaynier / Lisa Kollins / Lisa Ramirez / Lisa Wheller-Cole / Loretta Jones / Lori Wells / Lt. Tammy Tarleton /  Mai Moore / Maleka Embry / Mallory Phillips / Margie Rameriz / Maria Mooney  /  Mariah Ross / Maritza Romero / Mark Tatara /  Martin T / Maryam Hiradfar / Matt Bauhof / Matt Scott / Meagan Coggins / Melanie Warford /  Melany Castro / Mendle Adams / Micah Parker / Michelle Thomas / Mike Mathis / Mike Mendlovic / Moe Better / Monique Romine /  Mrs. Marshall Nadine Gamble / Nat Crowley / Natasha Kalas / Nicole Thomas O’Shea Gamble / Pam Turos / Pamella Thomas / Patrick Turner / Patti Fine / Paul Honvou / Peter Daly / Purvi Sachdeva /  Rachel Dissell / Rachel Gardiner /  Ramesh Shah / Reggie Williams / Regina Rutledge / Rev. Brent A. Raitz / Ricardo Franklin /  Riccole White / Rick Johnson / Rick Mauer / Rick Stege /  Rita Andolsen / Robbin Velayedam / Robert Bray / Robert Owens / Robin Eisen / Rosa Foster / Ryan Easter / Sahadeo Ramharrack / Sam Meinhard / Sam Wright / Sarah Foor /  Sarah Mertz / Sean Kirby / Sgt. Charmin Leon / Sgt. J Lee / Sgt. Williams / Shana Black / Shaundra Cunnigham / Shawnthea Monroe / Sheldon Hartman / Sheryl Harris / Slyvia Stewart-Lumpkin / Sophia Solganik / Sophie Wesner /  Sophie Zawadzki / Stefanie Hronek / Stephanie Davis / Steven Williams Jr. / Susie Akers / Suzanne Hamilton /  Tae’Vonne Taylor / Tamsin Astor / Theo Hudson /  Tiffani Sutton-Gilbert /  Toni Chanakas / Trina Darden / Tyara Sanders / Tyler Hughley / Vicki Elder / Victor Searcy / Walter Nicholes / Wayne Mesker / Wes Malone / Yumi Ndhlovu / Zach Wheeler