• Cleveland Power of Sport Summit presented by KeyBank and FirstEnergy Foundation
    "Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire, it has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. It speaks to youth in a language they understand."
    Nelson Mandela

    4

    Learning Zones

    1

    Commitment

    Free

    Entry

    APRIL 29 - MAY 1, 2021     |     Progressive Field and Online

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Summit Updates

4/7/2021

Registration is now open for volunteers for the Summit! We are looking for help in several ways. Learn more here.

4/1/2021

Cleveland Power of Sport Summit is proud to announce the virtual opening of the Digital Learning Lounge from April 1 - May 15, 2021. The Digital Learning Lounge can be accessed here.
YWCA Greater Cleveland have created a 5-Day Sports and Social Justice Challenge specifically for the Cleveland Power of Sport Summit. Learn more here.

3/19/2021

Cleveland Power of Sport Summit is proud to share the first peek at the schedule for the Equality Lounge, powered by the Cleveland Browns, Greater Cleveland Sports Commission, Velocity and The Female Quotient. Click here  to see the daily schedule with times, topics and descriptions. Speaker lineups coming soon!

3/8/2021

COVID Protocol: The Cleveland Power of Sport Summit is being planned as a hybrid event and will utilize social distance guidelines for our on-site elements. We are in constant communication with the City of Cleveland and will work in close partnership with our host committee to be flexible and respond to changes that may be necessitated by the ever-changing COVID-19 landscape. The health and safety of our attendees is our utmost priority and as things change, we will provide updates accordingly. Please continue to keep yourself safe and healthy and plan to follow all signage posted about safety protocols when on-site at the event.

SUMMIT HIGHLIGHTS

Equality Lounge, powered by the Cleveland Browns, Greater Cleveland Sports Commission, Velocity, and The Female Quotient

National and local panel and keynote discussions on a range of topics associated with diversity, equity and inclusion in sports. Curated by The Female Quotient.
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Image of 6 speakers for the Equality Lounge by the Female Quotient
Volunteer talking to a small child and their guardian for the Community Corner

Community Corner

Activities, community engagement opportunities, and resources provided by local organizations working in the diversity, equity, and inclusion space.

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children watching a touchscreen display for the Digital Learning Lounge

Digital Learning Lounge
presented by Bally Sports

A curated collection of short clips, films, documentaries, and virtual education courses about diversity, equity, and inclusion in sports.

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people running football drills at a Clevekand Browns camp for Adaptive Sports of Ohio

Workshops, Demos, and Exhibits, presented by University Hospitals

The workshop, demo and exhibit area is a place for attendees to see, try, hear, learn, and experience something new!

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5-Day Sports and Social Justice Challenge, powered by
YWCA Greater Cleveland

Join us for the 5-Day Sports and Social Justice Challenge, powered by YWCA Greater Cleveland. Designed specifically for the Cleveland Power of Sport Summit. The Challenge encourages participants to take a deep dive into the history and current realities of racial inequity and social injustice, which permeate the worlds of sports and entertainment.
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Sponsors

KeyBank
FirstEnergy Foundation
Cleveland Browns
Greaster Cleveland Sports Commission
Velocity
University Hospitals

Partners

Logo for Achievement Centers for Children. A child playing with 3 stars
Muhammad Ali Center
Logo for Adaptive Sports Ohio
Logo for America Scores Cleveland
Logo for Baseball Heritage Musuem. The slogan is Their Stories, And the Way It Happened
Beyond the game. A basketball behind a book.
CL3 Alliance
Cleveland American Indian Movement 1970-2020 50 years
Cleveland Cavaliers logo. Diversity and Inclusion.
Cleveland Leadership Center
Destination Cleveland
Logo for Cleveland State University Queer Student Alliance. The face of a viking with a rainbow gradient as the colors.
Cleveland Votes. Educate Connect Empower
Community Cup Foundation
GameHer logo
Greater Cleveland Association of Black Journalists
ideastream. WVIZm 90.3 WCPN NPR, WCLV Classical 104.9
Mindurance
Logo that abbreviates Northeast Ohio Women's Sports Alliance as NOWSA. The O is the female gender symbol ♀
Positive Coaching Alliance, Better Athletes Better People
Pro Football Hall of Fame, Canton Ohio
RISE
Special Olympics Ohio. Unified Champion Schools
Stay in the Game! Keep learning, every day
The City Club of Cleveland.
The Diversity Center of northeast ohio. Yellow star on top of words.
the Female Quotient
V. Randolph Brown Consulting
You Can Play
YWCA Greater Cleveland: eliminating racism, empowering women
Join us for the Cleveland Power of Sport Summit
A celebration of diversity, equity, and inclusion that demonstrates the power of sport as a catalyst for change.