Leila Atassi, award winning journalist and reporter, will present “Toward a Greater Cleveland”.
Wednesday, March 20, 2019.
Location: The LSC Conference Room
Time: 12:00 pm -1:00 PM
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Leila Atassi is an award-winning journalist and communications processional with more than a decade of experience in researching and writing about social just issues, government, public policy, courts, and the criminal justice system. Her work as a lead reporter on “A Greater Cleveland”, a long-term project by Cleveland.com, has raised awareness across the region of the impact of poverty on children, their families and the wider community, and what it takes to break the cycle of generational poverty that prevents the region from thriving. Through this project, Atassi convenes a conversation to identify and seek solutions to barriers faced by Clevelanders living in poverty and the city’s toughest problems. Her work has made her a force for civic leadership and social action advocacy.