To advance and encourage community organizing as a strategy for progressive change in Ohio.
Organize! Ohio strives to build a system of support for community organizing efforts across the state by bringing together groups and organizations.
Organize Ohio is a multifaceted, unique organization that supports a variety of initiatives and groups. For Organize! Ohio to continue to make positive, progressive change in Cleveland, the state of Ohio and the country, it needs your support. We invite you to view our most recent news and upcoming meetings on our front page, and to explore the work being done by the groups we support through the tabs at the top of the page. Please consider making a contribution.
Organize! Ohio was heavily involved in the planning of the July 18th march/rally, End Poverty NOW! March for Economic Justice. Click the image above for more information. The rally and march were a huge successes, with roughly 2,000 people attending either the rally, the march, or both. We were a completely peaceful protest with no arrests. To the left is a slideshow of the rally and march.
People's Justice & Peace Convention 2016
During the RNC Convention, The Cleveland Nonviolence Network will host a Convention that will bring the voice of low & middle income individuals issues to both the Democratic and Republican parties. Feature speakers include: Michael Eric Dyson & Rev. Lennox Yearwood Jr. See the link below to register: www.pjpc2016.org/
Click here to check out our updated slideshow on the newest demolition and most recent community event on E. 130th Street, from our E. 130th Street Working Group
Click here to visit our page on Ohio Savings Bank and read the most recent news article featuring Ohio Fair Lending Coalition.
The articles shows how the work that Ohio Fair Lending Coalition is doing with Ohio Savings Bank fits into the national discussion of neighborhood reinvestment and the presidential election.
Next NOBLE Meeting for The State Budget:
When: Wed September 21, 5:30PM
Location: Lower level 5:30PM
3500 Lorain Avenue, Cleveland. OH
Contact: Byron Solomon
Pictures of Recent Events from Organize Ohio
Veronica Cole, recent graduate of Case Western Reserve University, has joined Organize! Ohio as a summer intern. She will be working with the E. 130th Task Force, the Shaker Square Alliance, and the CRA Investment Campaign.
Next Shaker Square Alliance Meeting
September 28th, 2016
Harvey Rice Library, 11535 Shaker Blvd.
Click HERE for recent press coverage
Next East 130th Working Group Meeting
Friday Sept 23 2016
2:00PM at SHAD, 11811 Shaker Blvd
Come help and make a difference!
27th Annual Fair Lending Conference
Here is a link to the most recent news from OHFA's Hardest hit funds. State comes up short on application and lost millions of funds.