Register for Fall 2018 By Aug. 30th – $75

ClevelandLifeAdmin/ August 14, 2018/ Business/ 0 comments

This semester will be a real hands-on workout. We will be setting up an actual 501c3 nonprofit to help with the abandoned housing problem in Cleveland. You will receive training in actual business skills like writing grants and proposals for fundraising. You will hone your skills at making network connections with corporations, government, and churches. There will be projects and

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Graduation

ClevelandLifeAdmin/ May 9, 2018/ Business/ 0 comments

We are happy to present the graduates of our inaugural class of the Cleveland Life Institute. On May 9th at the end of the last class, the graduates received their certificates. Last night we celebrated the end of our first semester of the Cleveland Life Institute. This was our inaugrial semester which was blessed with special guest speakers including: Jim

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Guest Speaker April 4th at 6:30 PM – Our Legal Representative

ClevelandLifeAdmin/ April 1, 2018/ Business/ 0 comments

Class 10 Topic for the Wednesday Evening Class – Legal Issues & Structure – By our legal representative Examines a range of legal issues that confront nonprofits, including articles and bylaws, fiduciary obligations, governance and boards of directors, charitable solicitations, and for-profit ventures.

Guest Speaker March 21st at 6:30 PM – Dr. Sherri Bishop

ClevelandLifeAdmin/ March 15, 2018/ Business/ 0 comments

Class 9 Topic for the Wednesday Evening Class – Finance: Fundraising, Grant Writing & Budgeting Pt. 2 Dr. Sherri Bishop is the Chief Development Officer at University Hospitals of Cleveland and previously with Cleveland Clinic and Procter & Gamble. She will work with us on budgeting for non-profits and we will discuss ways to raise funds and learn strategies for writing grants. We should be

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Guest Speaker Wednesday, March 14th 6:30 p.m. – Tony Peebles

ClevelandLifeAdmin/ March 8, 2018/ Business/ 0 comments

Class 8  Topic for the Wednesday Evening Class – From the Opportunity to the Business Plan This course covers budgets and how they are used in nonprofit organizational settings and how to utilize grant writing and fundraising to grow your organization. You will gain an understanding of the uses and functions of budgets and the relationship between strategic budgeting and

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Guest Speaker Wednesday, March 7th 6:30 p.m. – Randy Samsel

ClevelandLifeAdmin/ March 1, 2018/ Business/ 0 comments

Class 7 Topic for the Wednesday Evening Class – From the Opportunity to the Business Plan The business plan is a written document that describes all the internal and external elements involved in starting our venture.  It involves the integration of functional plans such as marketing, finance, and human resources.  It also addresses both the short-term and long-term decision making

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Guest Speaker Wednesday, February 28th 6:30 p.m. – Diana Bilimoria

ClevelandLifeAdmin/ February 27, 2018/ Business/ 0 comments

Class 6 Topic for the Wednesday Evening Class – Towards Gender Parity in the Workplace: Challenges and Opportunities Diana Bilimoria is KeyBank Professor and Chair of the Department of Organizational Behavior at the Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University. She was the 2011-12 Division Chair of the Gender and Diversity in Organizations Division of the Academy of Management. She has served as the editor

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Class Videos Online

ClevelandLifeAdmin/ February 9, 2018/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

We record each of our classes so that students may watch a class they may have missed or if they would like review something again they can watch fast forward through parts they already understand and rewind to sections they want to see again. Each class is listed by the date, class number and a short description. Students can now

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Dedication and First Class

ClevelandLifeAdmin/ January 17, 2018/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

Classes begin this evening, January 17th! We will have an opening ceremony and dedication at 5:30 pm followed by refreshments, all church members, friends, family and the community are welcome to come and see what Cleveland Life Institute is all about. Please feel free to sit in on the first class. If you enjoy the class and would like to participate

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Support Cleveland Life Institute

ClevelandLifeAdmin/ January 17, 2018/ Uncategorized/ 0 comments

Thank you for supporting Cleveland Life Institute. Our goal is to provide quality faith based training for tomorrow’s leaders that will change their world beginning with their community. With your continued help and support, we will create leaders that will make a difference. Registered alumni online community members should log in prior to making a donation. Friends and visitors may donate online without logging

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