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Black History Month Celebration Kick-Off

Feb 03, 2016
The City of Cleveland opened Black History Month with a Celebration themed, Cleveland: The Faces of Sacrifice on February 1st in Cleveland City Hall Rotunda.  This year’s 2016 celebrations will focus on the media, arts and entertainment, the youth, small business, education, and health.  The month will close with acknowledging those who are the faces of sacrifice for the homeless, those incarcerated, the handicapped, those in the military and other categories.

Join the City of Cleveland on Thursday, February 4th at noon in the Cleveland City Hall Rotunda as the Black History Month Celebration continues with Cleveland: The Faces of Media.

Click here for a list of events throughout the month of February.

Images from the opening ceremony:


Council President Kevin J. Kelley (right), Community Relations Board Director Blaine Griffin and guest.



Councilman Kevin Conwell and Cleveland Police Chief Calvin D. Williams.