Entries by lmills

Inspiring Action: Arts & Culture Network Night in 2021

Thank you to everyone who came out to Arts & Culture Network Night last week! Our final Arts & Culture Network Night of the year is right around the corner on Thursday, December 9 at 6 p.m. Register here. A special thank you goes to the Roberto Ocasio Foundation and Xavier Walsh for starting the […]

Neighbor Up Action Grants are back!

Neighbor Up Action Grants invest in everyday people creating an extraordinary world right where they live. Grants range from $500 to $5,000, and are meant to spur small, grassroots community projects. Find out more about applying for a Neighbor Up Action Grant.

Healing Spaces: Documenters find healing spaces in Cleveland

This summer Cleveland Documenters interviewed 19 people across the city about their favorite healing spaces as part of the Healing Spaces environmental justice reporting project. Angie Pohlman interviewed herself! Angie’s location: Upper Edgewater Park Describe the space. What do you see when you are in the space? What do you hear? Smell? Touch? Taste? The thing […]

Find good information on the 2021 Fall Elections!

Some Neighbor Up members have been brainstorming about ways members can find good information about the upcoming elections. One of our goals is to support civic participation all year long. To start, we have collected opportunities to learn more about candidates in the upcoming elections.

Meet The Collective & apply for free PPE and hygiene supplies

The Collective is 14 local grassroot organizations and community leaders that came together to create a point of distribution for masks, cleaning and hygiene products. Our collective goal is to help support a healthier and a safer Cleveland. Our distribution center, located near Gordon Park, is an opportunity to serve communities on the east-side of […]

Neighbor Up Elyria — 2021 Learning Lab

Deadline extended!! Click here to complete the application by August 27th. Join us and the Community Foundation of Lorain County for this training on Community Network Building just for people living in the city of Elyria. The Neighbor Up Network has about 3,000 members, mainly residents of Cleveland, who have years of experience bringing people […]

Common Ground 2021: Take action

This year, Neighbor Up will continue to support Common Ground projects through small grants in Cuyahoga, Lake, and Geauga counties. Grants are available up to $2500 for resident-led groups, small non-profits, and small faith-based organizations in Cuyahoga, Lake and Geauga counties.

Available now! Circular Cleveland Community Grants

The Circular Cleveland Community Grants provide financial assistance to grassroots neighborhood groups, faith-based organizations and small non-profit organizations (with an operating budget of less than $250,000) to support their community work related to the circular economy. WHAT IS A CIRCULAR ECONOMY? A circular economy diverts waste from the landfill and reduces pollution, keeps products and […]

NEO Youth Climate Action Fund

From our partners at The NEO Youth Climate Action Fund NEO Youth Climate Action Fund is intended to support young people in planning and executing projects with a focus on climate and environmental resiliency. The project theme is “circular systems.” The fund aims to be accessible and all accepted projects will receive their funding up-front — students will […]