Monna Beckford, 2016 Outstanding Mentor: CYC Hero February

Over the last three decades, CYC has been able to positively impact the lives of 160,000 students thanks to the united efforts of the Greater Cincinnati community. Passionate individuals who care about their city are an integral ingredient to CYC’s success. Monna Beckford, the 2016 CYC Outstanding M… Read More

Superintendent Mary Ronan, Leadership and Inspiration: CYC Hero January

CYC has one of the longest-standing strategic relationships with Cincinnati Public Schools (CPS) districtwide. This partnership is a crucial element to our success, and we are grateful for the many CPS personnel who augment our work every day. We are especially grateful to the fearless leader of … Read More

Dorothy Blake, Shining Example of Volunteerism: CYC Hero December

CYC is able to make a lasting impact in students’ lives thanks to the passionate efforts of our volunteers. Not all volunteers are mentors. Some support our special events, which raise funds for CYC’s vital programs. Sometimes, we are blessed to have volunteers who do both. Dorothy Blake is one … Read More

Michael Allison, Principal of Gratitude: CYC Hero November

CYC has one of the longest-standing strategic relationships with Cincinnati Public Schools (CPS) districtwide. This partnership is a crucial element to our success, and we are grateful for the many CPS personnel who augment our work every day. We are pleased to recognize one in particular, Michael… Read More

Santa Ono & Wendy Yip, Campus of Compassion: CYC Hero October

Over the last three decades, many partnerships have contributed to the success of CYC.  We are especially proud of our strong relationship with the University of Cincinnati and its inspirational leaders – President Santa Ono and First Lady Gwendolyn Yip – who are well aware of the importance of edu… Read More