11 - Repro & Redistricting: Reproductive Rights on the Line
May 12 - Monthly Community Conversation: The Cleveland Consent Decree
• May 14 - Congratulate Woodmere Village Council
President Nakeshia Nickerson
• May 17-20 - Ohio Clean Energy
• May 18 -
Planned Parenthood Advocates of Ohio - Policy Power Hour
• May 20 - City Club Virtual Forum: Cuyahoga County Executive
Armond Budish - 2021 State of the County
• May 25 - Ohio Statehouse Testimony Training
• June 4 & 5 - 2021 Pride in the CLE
• June 5 - Meet & Greet with
Justin Bibb, Candidate for Mayor of Cleveland
• June 17 - Save the Date: Fundraiser for Sen. Nickie Antonio
Details are listed below. Click here for CDWC-sponsored (and co-sponsored) programs. Join United Way of Greater Cleveland and the Cleveland Branch of NAACP to engage in monthly Community Conversations that address police reform mandated
by the 2015 Consent Decree between the City of Cleveland and the United States Department of
Every month they will explore topics that impact
our community, such as the use of force, bias-free policing, and citizen complaints, among others. Register today to be informed
and get engaged.
register for the next conversation on Wednesday, May 12, you can register, here.
FRIDAY, MAY 14, 2021
- 7:00 pm
Join us in congratulating Woodmere
Village Council President Nakeshia Nickerson on her new appointment. This month she celebrates not only a new year of life,
but also a new appointment. Let's get together! Let's talk and Let's get some questions answered. Tune In!
Birthday Contribution: 40 for $40.
other contributions welcome: Student-$25; Birthday
Join the Ohio Environmental Council, Ohio Mayor's Alliance, the Ohio Conservative Energy Forum, and partners at the
Ohio Clean Energy Summit hosted by
Power a Clean Future
Ohio from City Of Cincinnati Government.
a few months into 2021, but that hasn't stopped Ohio Republicans from trying to pass legislation that restricts abortion access,
discriminates against trans youth, and suppresses voter rights. Join us for our
Policy Power Hour on May 18th at 6:00 pm!
be discussing current legislation that we're watching, how the Ohio Statehouse operates, and answer any questions that you
The City Club of Cleveland
Cuyahoga County Executive Armond Budish:
2021 State of the County
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Noon - 1:00 pm
In his annual address, Cuyahoga County Executive
Armond Budish will provide the community with an update on efforts to support public health and safety during the pandemic,
and the many ways in which the County supported residents and small businesses in the ensuing economic crisis. He will also
provide a look ahead as we begin to emerge from the worst of the pandemic and consider how the County moves forward.
The livestream will be available beginning at noon. Have questions? Tweet them at @TheCityClub or send a text to 330.541.5794.
Join Indivisible Strongsville on Tuesday May 25th, at 7:00 pm.
Ohio lawmakers need to hear from a wide spectrum of Ohio citizens, and that includes us. You don't have to be an expert to give either written or in person testimony.
Our guest speakers Rachel Coyle from How Things Work at the Ohio Statehouse and Lisa Voigt, Moms Demand Action's volunteer state legislative lead, will tell you how.
Even if you do not intend to give testimony, you will still learn a lot about the legislative process
SAVE THE DATE: JUNE 4th and 5th, 2021
Watch Pride in the CLE on WKYC - Channel 3 on June 4th at 7:30pm. Then, join us for Pride Ride on June 5th at 10am
at Edgewater Park.
Weather permitting. If it rains, the
event will be rescheduled to June 12, 6-8 pm.
The City Club of Cleveland
No More "Snake on the Lake:" The Future of Redistricting
June 15, 2021
Noon - 1:00 pm
- David Daley, Senior Fellow,
FairVote, and author, "Unrigged: How Americans Are Battling Back to Save Democracy"
- Jen Miller, Executive Director, League of Women Voters of Ohio
- Alora Thomas-Lundborg, Senior Staff Attorney, Voting Rights Project, American Civil Liberties Union
- Karen Kasler, Statehouse News Bureau Chief, Ohio Public Radio and Television
How are Ohio legislators preparing for redistricting? What are the implications
for Northeast Ohio and Cuyahoga County? How do we ensure that the redistricting reforms passed in 2015 and 2018 are upheld
- and that the process for redrawing the maps is transparent?
will be available beginning at noon. Have questions? Tweet them at @TheCityClub or send a text to 330.541.5794.
Online donations: secure.actblue.com/donate/antonio21
Zoom link sent upon contribution or RSVP.