News Advisory: Mayor Jackson’s 9th Annual Youth Summit and Cleveland Metropolitan School District Back to School Fair

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

CLEVELAND - On Saturday, August 1, 2015 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Mayor Frank G. Jackson and CEO Eric Gordon will welcome thousands of Cleveland Metropolitan School District (CMSD) students to Mayor Jackson’s 9th Annual Youth Summit and CMSD Back to School Fair at Cleveland Public Auditorium. Parents and students will attend workshops on Safe Walking Routes to School; Violence Prevention; Health Education; Family and Community Engagement; and more. In addition, translators will be available. There will also be tables with information on City, school and community services and resources.

Note: There will be free parking available at Willard Garage behind Cleveland City Hall.

WHO: Mayor Frank G. Jackson
         Eric Gordon, CEO, Cleveland Metropolitan School District
         Monyka Price, Chief of Education, Office of the Mayor
         Blaine Griffin, Director, Community Relations Board
         Ellis Johnson, Commander, Community Policing
         Presenters from various community organizations and volunteers from the City of Cleveland and CMSD

WHAT: Mayor Jackson’s 9th Annual Youth Summit and CMSD Back to School Fair

WHERE: Cleveland Public Auditorium
             500 Lakeside Ave, Cleveland, OH 44114

WHEN: Saturday, August 1, 2015
           8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

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