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Season 2 Winning Neighborhood: Old Brooklyn

Winning neighborhood and five new investors identified for neighborhood economic development project.

May 11, 2018

CLEVELAND, OH, May 11, 2018 – Season 2 of Cleveland Chain Reaction is taking shape. Old Brooklyn, a city neighborhood south of Downtown on the west side, will host the economic development project ...


Chain Reaction Season #2

Cleveland Chain Reaction launches season #2 and introduces four neighborhoods in running for $1M investment

April 24, 2018

CLEVELAND, OH, April 24, 2018 – The second season of Cleveland Chain Reaction begins today. This economic development project will match local investors with local small businesses to grow the comp...


Keeping That Cleveland Hustles Steam Rollin'

July 6, 2017

Cleveland Chain Reaction featured in Cleveland Magazine:  https://clevelandmagazine.com/in-the-cle/articles/keeping-that-cleveland-hustles-steam-rollin' ...


Chain Reaction Featured on WTAM 1100

June 29, 2017

Radio interview with Steve Millard and Fred Geis from WTAM morning news on June 29, 2017. ...


Cleveland Chain Reaction Showcase Participants Selected

June 8, 2017

CLEVELAND, OH, June 8, 2017–After receiving ninety-two submissions by the May 29th deadline, the Cleveland Chain Reaction project has selected twenty-five companies to pitch to the project’s invest...


Deadline Extended: Cleveland Chain Reaction Applications Being Accepted Until May 29

June 5, 2017

CLEVELAND, OH, May 5, 2017–The deadline for entrepreneurs to apply to be a part of Cleveland Chain Reaction has been extended until Monday, May 29 at 12 p.m. Slavic Village, an east side neighborho...


$1M Of Investment Going To Slavic Village As Part Of Cleveland Chain Reaction

April 21, 2017

CLEVELAND, OH, April 21, 2017– Slavic Village, an east side neighborhood in the city of Cleveland, has been selected as the host neighborhood for Cleveland Chain Reaction, an economic development p...


Cleveland Chain Reaction Takes Major Steps Forward In Bringing $1M Investment To A City Neighborhood

April 3, 2017

Five investors and neighborhood finalists are announced CLEVELAND, OH, April 3, 2017– Major developments are taking place with The Cleveland Chain Reaction, an economic development project that ...