are below; CDWC-sponsored (and co-sponsored) programs (including fundraisers for Rob Richardson and for Betsy Rader) are listed here.
May 21 - Fundraiser: Kathleen Clyde for Ohio Secretary of State
Starting May 22 - ACLU Summer Series
May 22 - Forum: Standardized Testing in Schools
May 23 - Fundraiser: Melody Stewart for Ohio Supreme Court
May 24 & 25 - Faith Leader Summit on Reproductive Health & LGBTQ Justice
May 31-June 3 - Pride in the CLE events
June 2 - Ohio Democratic Party: Main Street Bench-Building
June 5 - Fundraiser: Richard Cordray with former Virginia Governor Terry McAauliffe
8 - Fundraiser: Cleveland Heights Mayor Carol Roe
SUMMER SERIES: CLEVELAND EDITION
Keep civil liberties on the brain all summer long!
Join our staff members
for discussions on the pressing civil liberties issues of the day.
Tuesday, May 22, 5:30 p.m.
Explore challenges and solutions to housing instability
for Ohioans with criminal records.
Two videos from our new mini-series on collateral sanctions will be featured, following
a talk by Policy Manager Robin A. Wright.
Wednesday, June 13, 5:30 p.m.
Learn about the history of the Transgender Community
in Ohio with a presentation on trans liberation from our Policy Associate Catalleya Storm.
Monday, June 25, 1 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Sandra Park of the ACLU's Women's Rights
Project will provide the evening keynote following an afternoon of workshops.
Nuisance ordinances undermine communities
across the state - let's advocate to change these laws.
(Five CLE and CEU credits pending.)
* This event located at CSU Law, Moot Courtroom, 1801 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland,
Tuesday, July 17, 5:30 p.m.
Engage with our Chief Lobbyist Gary Daniels
for a spirited discussion about the latest bills, trends, and issues in the Ohio legislature.
Delve deeper into our
overall legislative strategy for the rest of 2018.
Unless otherwise noted
All events located at:
ACLU of Ohio
Ave., Cleveland, OH 44103
refreshments will be provided. To RSVP, please visit our website
or call (216) 472-2220. Please contact our office to request ADA accommodations for any event. We hope you will join
of Ohio * 4506 Chester Avenue * Cleveland, OH 44103
Brecksville-Broadview Heights Democratic Club
invites you to
What's Happened to Kindergarten?
Trickle-down Effects of High Stakes Standardized Testing
May 22, 2018
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Broadview Heights City Hall
9543 Broadview Rd, Broadview Heights, OH 44147
Dr. Bobeczko is a 23-year veteran elementary school
educator with degrees in administration and education policy. He helped create Ohio's Fine Arts Drama/Theatre Standards and
Model Curriculum for grades K-6. He currently serves on the 5th-grade English Language Arts content advisory committee for
the Ohio Department of Education.
is a non-partisan issue important to the whole community. Everyone is encouraged to attend.
There is no cost to attend, and meals will be provided.
To learn more about this event and to see a list of our speakers click here,
Cleveland returns to one
major Pride event.
The Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender
Community Center of Greater Cleveland
and Cleveland Pride Inc. have reached an agreement to consolidate
Cleveland's two annual Pride events into a single annual event under the Pride in the CLE brand.
With this stronger unified event, we are bringing the entire community together in one place on one day to celebrate how far
we've come and look to the future together.
Planning is well underway for this year's Pride in
the CLE, which will include a series of fun, inclusive events throughout the community from Thursday, May 31 to Sunday, June
3. The Pride in the CLE march and festival will be held on Saturday, June 2nd at Cleveland's Public Square.
If you are looking for opportunities to reinforce
your company or organization's commitment to the LGBTQ+ community, a wide range of sponsorship opportunities are still available.
To get involved with Pride in the CLE,
check out your options:
The Ohio Democratic Party's Main Street Initiative invites
you to take part in our next training! This training will be focused on candidates that are planning to run for local or state
legislative office in 2019 or 2020 (or beyond!) We will be teaching you the skills you need to get a leg up and about how
you can get more involved today!
ODP's Bench-Building Bootcamp
Saturday, June 2, 2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm.
Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, Ohio
This training is free and lunch will be provided. There will also be a networking mixer following the training in downtown
you would like to attend, please use this link to sign up today:
Heights Mayor Carol Roe
Birthday Celebratory Fundraiser
Friday June 8, 2018
Road, Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44106
Mayor - $35/individual or $50/couple
Governor - $75/individual or $100/couple
Senator- $150/individual or $250/couple
Make checks to "Friends of Carol Roe" and mail to Mike Gaynier ,Treasurer, 2412 Euclid Heights Blvd, #401,
Cleveland Heights, OH 44106.
is no legal limitation on the amount individuals may contribute to city council campaigns. However, checks cannot be accepted
from corporations except for legal professional associations and other professional associations that have incorporated.
Otherwise, please send checks on individual accounts only. Contributions are not tax-deductible.
Friends of Carol Roe, Mike Gaynier, Treasurer, 2412 Euclid Heights Blvd, #401, Cleveland Heights,