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Community Solutions’ work and experts are regularly covered by national, state and local print, broadcast and online media. Reporters and editors depend on Community Solutions as a source of reliable data and sound, nonpartisan, data-driven analyses of critical community issues. Our staff members are available to submit opinion editorials to newspapers and or to appear as experts on radio and television programs. We can also provide journalists with background information on important community issues and connect them with other sources of information.

See selected media coverage that uses our research and analysis listed below.

January 2022

Public News Service featured Associate Director and Community Solutions’ piece, New Data Shows Ohio Children at Lowest Poverty Rate in 20 Years, in “Data Reveals Promising Drop in Ohio Child Poverty” (1/4/21)

December 2021

The Columbus Dispatch published Public Policy & External Affairs Associate Hope Lane co-authored Op-Ed “Opinion: Ohio College students should not have to rack up debt to avoid going hungry. They need help.” (12/21/21)

Cleveland.com published Director of Public Policy and Advocacy Tara Britton’s Op-Ed “Once-disastrous Public Service Loan Forgiveness program gets a revamp: Tara Britton” (12/19/21)

Cleveland Public Library’s Next 400 Digital Roundtable with WOIO 19’s Chris Tanaka hosted President and Executive Director John Corlett for their discussion “Fighting poverty in northeast Ohio #TheNext400” (12/15/21)

Gongwer mentioned Advocates for Ohio’s Future in their piece “Advocates Seek More Federal Aid For Human Services” (12/13/21)

The Hannah Report mentioned Advocates for Ohio’s Future’s Director Kelsey Bergfeld in “Human Services, Arts Advocates Say ARPA Funding Urgently Needed” (12/13/21)

Cleveland Jewish News mentioned Community Solutions Mt. Sinai Health Foundation grant awards in “Mt. Sinai Health Foundation awards $4.6M, concluding 2021 grantmaking” (12/10/21)

Spectrum News mentioned AIDS Funding Collaborative in “Cleveland City Council announces new leadership” (12/7/21)

The Land’s Michael Indriolo interviewed Senior Fellow Loren Anthes for their piece “New mobile clinics aim to tear down barriers to quality healthcare” (12/7/21)

ThirdSpace Action Lab December newsletter included Community Solutions’ Dear Mayor piece, Dear Mayor, Many of Our Babies are Dying Before Their First Birthday. How Will You Help Change This?, in “More Soul Food” (12/2/21)

ideastream Public Media mentioned Research Fellow Kate Warren in “Justin Bibb names Cleveland mayoral transition advisors, seeks applicants for top city jobs” (12/1/21)

November 2021

Statehouse News interviewed Senior Fellow Loren Anthes for their piece “Advocates push for changes to Ohio’s HIV-related laws, noting coronavirus has changed state policies” (11/30/21)

Spectrum News 1 cited data from Community Solutions blog, Cleveland is now the poorest big city in the country, in “Two or­ga­ni­za­tions work to curb child poverty in Cleveland” (11/20/21)

Cleveland 19 News interviewed Applied Research Fellow Emily Muttillo for their piece “A revival for Hough: Cleveland neighborhood moves forward despite rough past” (11/18/21)

Dayton Daily News quoted Senior Fellow Loren Anthes in “Average health insurance family premiums grew 4% to $22K this year” (11/12/21)

The Repository mentioned Community Solutions research, McGregor PACE Program Demonstrates Success of Community-Based Alternative for Older Ohioans at Greater Risk of Contracting COVID-19, in “Letter to the editor: Ohioans need expanded PACE” (11/11/21)

Crain’s Cleveland Business’ Lydia Coutré mentioned Community Solutions’ participation in the launch of a community-led nonprofit newsroom in “Local coalition, American Journalism Project to launch nonprofit Cleveland newsroom” (11/9/21)

ideastream public media’s Jenny Hamel mentioned Community Solutions’ funding support of a community-led nonprofit newsroom in “Cleveland Foundation to help launch a community-led nonprofit newsroom in 2022” (11/9/21)

Editor & Publisher Magazine mentioned Community Solutions in “Local coalition, working with American Journalism Project, raises over $5.8M to launch nonprofit newsroom in Cleveland” (11/9/21)

WBNS-10TV interviewed Senior Fellow Loren Anthes for their piece, “Are hospital systems following price transparency rules?” (11/8/21)

Cleveland.com published Research Associate Alex Dorman’s Op-Ed “Neighborhood data should inform agenda of Cleveland’s new mayor: Alex Dorman” (11/7/21)

ideastream public media cited data from Community Solutions’ report, Cuyahoga County: Preparing for an Aging Future, in “Cleveland-area senior programs aim to decrease social isolation” (11/2/21)

October 2021

The Hannah Report featured Community Solutions blog post, Voters in more than half of Ohio counties will see health and human services levies on their ballots in November, in “53 Health, Human Service Issues on Local Ballots around State” (10/29/21)

Cleveland 19 News interviewed Applied Research Fellow Emily Muttillo for their piece “How Old Brooklyn continues fight against crime, food insecurity amid neighborhood growth” (10/28/21)

Cleveland.com featured data from Community Solutions’ Cleveland Neighborhood fact sheets for their piece “Top 10 Cleveland neighborhoods by median household income” (10/27/21)

Cleveland 19 News used data from Community Solutions’ Cleveland Neighborhood fact sheets for their piece “As newcomers move in, Old Brooklyn homeowners weigh in on neighborhood housing” (10/19/21)

Patch.com featured Community Solutions annual event, Celebration of Human Services, in “2021 Virtual Celebration – The Center for Community Solutions” (10/19/21)

Capitol Monitor mentioned Director of Communications Patti Carlyle in On The Move(10/19/21)

ideastream public media interviewed President and Executive Director John Corlett for their piece “Should Cleveland and Cuyahoga County merge the health departments?” (10/18/21)

The Undefeated’s Dwayne Bray quoted Associate Director Emily Campbell and cited data from Community Solutions’ Cleveland Neighborhood fact sheets in “Victim No. 79: America’s homicide crisis claimed my childhood friend” (10/18/21)

WBNS-10TV Clay Gordon and Senior Fellow Loren Anthes discussed the impact of vaccine mandates in “Businesses wait for federal regulations on vaccine mandates” (10/18/21)

Public News Service interviewed Research Associate Alex Dorman and cited Community Solutions’ piece, New Survey Shows Nearly 80 Percent of Ohio Households Struggled to Make Ends Meet during the Pandemic: What Has Helped?, in “Report: Pandemic Assistance Programs a Lifeline for Ohioans” (10/13/21)

Capitol Letter mentioned Community Solutions’ The Award for Outstanding Public Service Award in Honor of John A. Begala winners The Honorable Mike DeWine, governor of the State of Ohio, and Maureen Corcoran, Ohio’s Medicaid director in “On The Move” (10/12/21)

Patch.com featured Community Solutions’ 2021 Medicaid Institute in their event calendar “2021 Medicaid Institute – The Center for Community Solutions” (10/8/21)

Cleveland.com quoted Community Solutions’ friend and colleague Director of Advocates for Ohio’s Future Kelsey Bergfeld and mentioned her event, AOF Media Event, in “Advocates, nonprofits urge Ohio to prioritize stimulus spending on health and human services” (10/8/21)

Cleveland.com interviewed Public Policy & External Affairs Associate Hope Lane for their piece “To fight maternal mortality, Ohio Medicaid to extend women’s coverage to 12 months after they deliver babies” (10/7/21)

September 2021

Cleveland 19 News cited data from Community Solutions’ Cleveland Neighborhood fact sheets in “Cleveland’s Detroit-Shoreway neighborhood sees boost thanks to booming business” (9/27/21)

Cleveland.com published President and Executive Director John Corlett’s Op-Ed, “Letters to Cleveland’s next mayor: John Corlett” (9/26/21)

The Land’s Michael Indriolo live tweeting from the Council On Older Persons’ virtual mayoral forum was featured in “Now, for some politics” (9/23/21)

News 5 Cleveland cited data from Community Solutions’ Cleveland Neighborhood fact sheets for their piece “Local organization ramps up armed streets patrols in Cleveland neighborhoods dealing with gun violence” (9/23/21)

ideastream public media mentioned Community Solutions Council On Older Persons’ virtual mayoral forum in “Bibb, Kelley Address Issues Facing Cleveland’s Senior Residents” (9/22/21)

Patch.com featured Community Solutions Council On Older Persons’ virtual mayoral forum in “2021 Senior Forum – The Center for Community Solutions” (9/22/21)

Ohio Capital Journal Marty Schladen and Senior Fellow Loren Anthes discussed the impact of Medicaid work requirements on Ohioans in “Despite governor’s claims, Medicaid work requirement adds big burden, expert says” (9/20/21)

WKSU 89.7 quoted President and Executive Director John Corlett in “Center for Community Solutions Launches Greater Cleveland American Rescue Plan Council” (9/17/21)

Cleveland Scene quoted Associate Director Emily Campbell and cited data from Community Solutions’ Cleveland Neighborhood fact sheets in “Umm, What’s Going on With These Wildly Inconsistent Downtown Cleveland Population Numbers?” (9/17/21)

Cleveland.com mentioned Community Solutions consultancy project, Lakewood Community-Focused Health Needs Assessment (CHNA), in “Lakewood launches Community-Focused Health Needs Assessment” (9/16/21)

News 5 Cleveland’s Clay LePard interviewed Associate Director Emily Campbell and cited data from Community Solutions’ Cleveland Neighborhood fact sheets for his piece, “Tracking Cleveland’s 34 neighborhoods: What has changed? What hasn’t?” (9/14/21)

Dayton Daily News’ Kaitlin Schroeder interviewed former Associate Director Ken Slenkovich for her piece “Lessons from Ohio’s Big Tobacco settlement can inform opioid settlement” (9/14/21)

Investigative Reporting Workshop quoted Senior Fellow Loren Anthes in their piece, “It’s a long road for nursing home legalization in Ohio’s statehouse” (9/16/21)

WCPN’s ideastream public media Taylor Haggerty talked with Associate Director Emily Campbell about Community Solutions’ Cleveland Neighborhood fact sheets in “Report: Census Shows Poverty Distribution In Cleveland Largely Unchanged” (9/13/21)

The Canton Repository mentioned Community Solutions in “Commentary: Stark County must fight child poverty” (9/12/21)

The Hannah Report mentioned Senior Fellow Loren Anthes and former Associate Director Ken Slenkovich in “CCS Experts: OneOhio Plan Better Than Tobacco Settlement, Needs Improvement” (9/9/21)

Crain’s Cleveland Business featured President and Executive Director John Corlett and mentioned Community Solutions launch of the Greater Cleveland American Rescue Plan Council in “Center for Community Solutions launches American Rescue Plan Council” (9/7/21)

Patch.com mentioned Community Solutions consultancy project, Lakewood Community-Focused Health Needs Assessment (CHNA), in “How Healthy Is Lakewood? New Assessment Aims To Find Out” (9/2/21)

Cleveland.com mentioned Community Solutions in their piece “Councilman says Cleveland should change charter to freeze City Council at 17 seats” (9/1/21)

August 2021

WOSU’s All Sides Ann Fisher and Senior Fellow Loren Anthes discussed managed care organizations and how they fit into the future of Medicaid in Ohio on “Future Of Medicaid In Ohio” (8/25/21)

Public News Service interviewed Advocates for Ohio’s Future Director Kelsey Bergfeld for their piece “OH Groups: Make Programs that Support Families Permanent” (8/23/21)

The Columbus Dispatch’s Titus Wu mentioned Senior Fellow Loren Anthes in “Ohio Medicaid is considering changes to its enrollment process. What would that mean?” (8/16/21)

Cleveland.com quoted Associate Director Emily Campbell in their piece “Cuyahoga County public theft cases show using restitution to determine sentence can tilt justice toward the wealthy and white” (8/16/21)

Cleveland.com published former Associate Director Ken Slenkovich’s Op-Ed, “We need to safeguard opioid settlement funds: Ken Slenkovich” (8/15/21)

Dayton Daily News’ Kaitlin Schroeder interviewed Senior Fellow Loren Anthes for their piece “Feds withdraw approval for Ohio Medicaid work requirements” (8/12/21)

The Chronicle-Telegram quoted Associate Director Emily Campbell and cited Community Solutions’ report prepared for The Nord Family Foundation, Racial Disparities in Lorain County, in, “Analysis: Race report shows gaps growing worse in Lorain County” (8/12/21)

Cleveland.com’s Laura Hancock and Senior Fellow Loren Anthes discussed Medicaid work requirements in “Biden administration nixes Ohio’s Medicaid work requirements” (8/11/21)

The Chronicle-Telegram cited Community Solutions’ report prepared for The Nord Family Foundation, Racial Disparities in Lorain County, in, “Report shows underlying disparities between races in Lorain County” (8/6/21)

Kent State NewsLab mentioned Community Solutions in her piece, “Internship: The Land Environmental Justice Reporting Initiative (part of Kent State NewsLab)” (8/5/21)

Essence Magazine cited Community Solutions’ piece, Cleveland is now the poorest big city in the country, in “Putting “People Over Profits”: Meet 3 Black Women Aiming for Progress in Congress” (8/3/21)

July 2021

Northeast Ohio Solutions Journalism Collaborative quoted Associate Director Emily Campbell for their piece, “What Should Northeast Ohio’s Economic Recovery Look Like? Tell us” (7/27/21)

The Blade mentioned Associate Director Emily Campbell in their piece, “The kids are all right: Child tax credit aids 94% of Toledo families” (7/24/21)

Patch.com mentioned Community Solutions in their piece, “Stop Child Hunger Act: 6 Ohio Groups Back Passage” (7/24/21)

News 5 Cleveland cited Community Solutions’ blog post, Where is the justice? Addressing racial disparities in the juvenile justice system, in “Summer camp uses the arts to keep students on track, off the streets” (7/20/21) 

The Blade mentioned Community Solutions in their piece, “Area Office on Aging receives national recognition for 14th time” (7/20/21)

ideastream Public Media cited Community Solutions’ report, Racial Disparities in Cleveland, in “Cleveland Black Futures Fund Provides For Minority Businesses” (7/20/21)

Statehouse News’ Karen Kasler and Public Policy & External Affairs Associate Hope Lane discussed possible changes to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in “Another Fight Expected Over SNAP Means Testing Cut From Ohio Budget” (7/16/21)

Cleveland.com Op-Ed quoted President and Executive Director john Corlett’s Op-Ed, Slow spending, speed up planning for American Rescue Plan funds: John Corlettin “ARP is a chance to build a better future for all of us” (7/16/21)

Dayton Daily News quoted Public Policy & External Affairs Associate Hope Lane in “Ohio to expand Medicaid coverage for new moms” (7/12/21)

Spectrum News 1 mentioned Community Solutions’ commissioned report, Cuyahoga County Business Survey Results, in “Survey of small businesses highlights need to upgrade technology, Cuyahoga County officials say” (7/15/21)

Dayton Daily News interviewed Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes for their piece “Ohio is last state in the U.S. to start licensing hospitals” (7/12/21)

Cleveland.com published President and Executive Director john Corlett’s Op-Ed Slow spending, speed up planning for American Rescue Plan funds: John Corlett” (7/4/21)

The Columbus Dispatch quoted Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes for their piece “Capitol Insider: Ohio is no longer the only state in the US not licensing hospitals” (7/2/21)

June 2021

PURSUIT, a deaconess foundation newsletter, featured Community Solutions’ commissioned report, Funding for Workforce Development in Cuyahoga County, in “Three Takeaways from the new Workforce Funding Report” (6/30/21)

Ohio Capital Journal cited it’s previous piece quoting Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes, Proposed budget changes said to threaten Medicaid reforms, in “Medicaid rebid stripped from Ohio budget. Other actions unclear.” (6/30/21)

Cleveland.com quoted Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes in “Gov. Mike DeWine praises Ohio budget bill, says he’ll sign before Wednesday” (6/29/21)

The State of Ohio’s host Karen Kasler and Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes discussed the impact of the Senate-bill passed provisions on youth with medically complex needs in “State Budget Deadline Looms, Money For At-Risk Kids In Jeopardy” (6/25/21)

Ohio Capital Journal quoted Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes in “Proposed budget changes said to threaten Medicaid reforms” (6/24/21)

Statehouse News Bureau’s Karen Kasler and Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes discussed possible changes to the Medicaid procurement process in “Ohio GOP Senate Change To Budget Could Endanger Program For At-Risk Youth” (6/24/21)

Public News Service interviewed Public Policy & External Affairs Associate Hope Lane for their piece “SNAP Provisions in Ohio Budget Raise Red Flags” (6/22/21)

Patch.com mentioned Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes and partner organization Advocates for Ohio’s Future in “Families tell Ohio legislature to protect OhioRise” (6/22/21)

The Columbus Dispatch cited Community Solutions’ piece, Ohio’s single-mom households more likely to live in poverty than single dads, what does this mean for kids?, in “Should child care be a campaign expense in Ohio? Bill seeks to give candidates the option” (6/22/21)

The Hannah Report cited Community Solutions’ letter, June 17: Letter to the Conference Committee on House Bill 110, in “Community Solutions Says Human Services Reforms Needed in Budget, Opposes Managed Care Rebids” (6/21/21)

The Washington Post talked with Public Policy & External Affairs Associate Hope Lane about SNAP provisions included in the Senate-passed budget in “Some states are cutting off emergency food-assistance programs and making it harder to qualify” (6/18/21)

The Columbus Dispatch quoted Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes and cited his piece, Ohio General Assembly Must Protect Procurement, Not Contractor Profits, in “Advocates: Medicaid system overhaul could hurt behavioral health program for youth, PBM reforms” (6/17/21)

Toledo Blade interviewed Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes and discussed his blog post, Ohio General Assembly Must Protect Procurement, Not Contractor Profits, in “Amendment could endanger key program for children, advocates say” (6/15/21)

Dayton Daily News’ Kaitlin Schroeder and Director of Advocates for Ohio’s Future Kelsey Bergfeld discussed proposed provisions made to the SNAP program in the Senate-passed budget bill in “Ohio hunger aid could come with ‘asset tests’ under proposal” (6/15/21)

WSAZ NewsChannel 3 quoted Director of Advocates for Ohio’s Future Kelsey Bergfeld for “Senate plan would probe assets of Ohio food stamp recipients” (6/15/21)

WTOL 11 interviewed Director of Advocates for Ohio’s Future Kelsey Bergfeld for their piece “Ohioans who receive food stamps may soon face extra steps to get benefits” (6/15/21)

Gongwer mentioned Public Policy & External Affairs Associate Hope Lane in “Critics Rip Budget Changes To Assistance Programs” (6/11/21)

LimaOhio.com cited Community Solutions’ piece, Temporary Emergency Hunger Assistance is Buoying Ohio’s Economy and Should Continue to Help Workers Avoid a Benefit Cliff, in their guest column “Federal aid critical for West Ohio Food Bank” (6/8/21)

The Athens News cited Community Solutions’ piece, Temporary Emergency Hunger Assistance is Buoying Ohio’s Economy and Should Continue to Help Workers Avoid a Benefit Cliff, in “Federal food aid critical for local workers, seniors and economy” (6/7/21)

Statehouse News Bureau mentioned Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes in their piece, “Senate Proposal To Change Medicaid Procurement Process Draws Criticism” (6/7/21)

The Hannah Report quoted Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes and mentioned Advocates for Ohio’s Future joint press conference, Who is This Budget For?, in “Human Services Advocates Raise Continued Concerns on Budget Changes” (6/7/21)

Gongwer mentioned Director of Public Policy and Advocacy Tara Britton, Director of Advocates for Ohio’s Future Kelsey Bergfeld and cited Community Solutions’ public testimony, June 3, 2021: Interested Party Testimony Senate Finance Committee, in “Managed Care Procurement Item In Senate Budget Draws Concerns” (6/5/21)

The Columbus Dispatch quoted Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes in “Ohio announced huge contracts for companies to handle Medicaid managed care. Lawmakers want a redo” (6/3/21)

May 2021

WJW Fox 8 interviewed Research Fellow Kate Warren and cited Community Solutions’ piece, Inability to miss work contributes to vaccine hesitancy and likely, lower vaccination rates, for their piece “Areas of Cleveland lag behind in race to vaccinate against COVID-19” (5/24/21)

Cleveland.com published Public Policy and External Affairs Associate Natasha Takyi-Micah Op-Ed “It’s time to resolve disparities in Ohio nursing homes: Natasha Takyi-Micah” (5/23/21)

WBNS 10 TV interviewed Associate Director Emily Campbell and cited Community Solutions’ piece, Don’t leave money on the table: File your taxes in 2021!, in “What the child tax credit looks like for families” (5/18/21)

90.3 WCPN ideastream quoted President and Executive Director John Corlett and cited Community Solutions’ piece, McGregor PACE Program Demonstrates Success of Community-Based Alternative for Older Ohioans at Greater Risk of Contracting COVID-19, in “Pandemic Brings Opportunity To Reexamine Care For Seniors” (5/18/21)

Public News Service mentioned Community Solutions and cited our piece, Ohio SNAP program maintains strong anti-fraud protections, in “New Barriers to SNAP Access Proposed in Ohio Bill” (5/17/21)

Crain’s Cleveland Business mentioned  Research Fellow Kate Warren and cited Community Solutions’ piece, Inability to miss work contributes to vaccine hesitancy and likely, lower vaccination rates, in “Crain’s editorial: A little help here on vaccinations” (5/16/21)

Cleveland Scene interviewed Research Fellow Kate Warren for their COVID-19 vaccine piece, “DeWine’s Unconventional Vaccine Lottery Could Be Smart, and Even Thrifty, Public Policy” (5/13/21)

Cleveland 19 News’ Sara Goldenberg interviewed Research Fellow Kate Warren and cited Community Solutions’ piece, Inability to miss work contributes to vaccine hesitancy and likely, lower vaccination rates, in “Hourly workers left behind in vaccination push, researcher says” (5/12/21)

FreshWater Cleveland cited Community Solutions’ piece, Cleveland is now the poorest big city in the country, in “Unified voices: New alliance will unite NEO arts community in diversity, equity, and inclusion” (5/11/21)

Ohio Capital Journal interviewed Research Fellow Kate Warren and cited Community Solutions’ piece, Inability to miss work contributes to vaccine hesitancy and likely, lower vaccination rates, in “Hourly workers left behind in vaccination push, researcher says” (5/6/21)

April 2021

Cleveland.com Op-ed quoted President and Executive Director John Corlett in “You might be surprised by what products you can’t buy with ‘food stamps’: Leila Atassi” (4/28/21)

Prognosis Ohio featured Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes on their episode “Drug Prices in Ohio: What is to Be Done?” (4/21/21)

Cleveland.com published Community Solutions’ Board Member Rev. Tim Ahrens’ Op-Ed “We can and we must reduce Black maternal mortality in Ohio now: Tim Ahrens” (4/16/21)

Cleveland.com published Research Fellow Emily Muttillo’s Op-Ed “We need to keep our eyes on the children: Emily Muttillo” (4/11/21)

Springfield News-Sun interviewed Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes for their piece “Ohio Medicaid announces CareSource wins bid to keep managing billions in state benefits” (4/9/21)

Dayton Daily News’ Kaitlin Schroeder and Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes discussed hospital price transparency in “New rule requires more transparency in what hospitals charge. But will it help?” (4/5/21)

March 2021

APNews quoted Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes in “The power of touch: Boutique stretching thrives amid COVID” (3/31/21)

Statehouse News Bureau featured President and Executive Director John Corlett in “Advocates Say Overturning Health Orders Could Cost Ohio Federal Funding” (3/26/21)

The Hannah Report mentioned Policy Assistant Sarah Hudacek in “Hudacek Joins CCS/AOF” (3/25/21)

Cleveland Jewish News quoted Public Policy and External Affairs Associate William Tarter, Jr. in “AJC Cleveland seder explores meaning of freedom amid pandemic” (3/25/21)

Dayton Daily News’ Kaitlin Schroeder and Associate Director Emily Campbell discussed stimulus spending in “Stimulus spending expected to boost local economy; help people living pay check to paycheck” (3/23/21)

The Sound of Ideas’ Rick Jackson and resident and Executive Director John Corlett discussed the impact of the American Rescue Plan of 2021 on Ohioans on “How Does The $1.9T Stimulus Bill Help Ohioans?” (3/16/21)

The Hannah Report featured Director of Public Policy and Advocacy Tara Britton, Research Assistant Taneisha Fair and Community Solutions congressional and legislative fact sheets in “CCS Releases New Data Sheets for Congressional, Legislative Districts as ‘Baseline’ Figures” (3/15/21)

Crain’s Cleveland Business quoted Research Fellow Kate Warren and cited Community Solutions’ piece, Federally Qualified Health Centers key to racial equity in COVID-19 vaccine access, in “Providers of underserved communities work toward equitable vaccine distribution” (3/14/21)

Prognosis Ohio mentioned Community Solutions’ blog post, What to watch for heading into Ohio’s next state budget, and report, Ohio’s 2020-2021 State Budget, As Introduced, in “Talking Ohio Budget and Doula Care with Children’s Defense Fund-Ohio” (3/14/21)

WBNS-10TV interviewed Associate Director Emily Campbell for their piece, “‘How will the child tax credit be paid out?’: Answering your stimulus questions” (3/10/21)

Public News Service shared a few highlights from Community Solutions’ webinar, Webinar: SNAP College Student Eligibility, in “New Opportunities to Connect College Students to SNAP” (3/8/21)

Crain’s Cleveland Business mentioned Community Solutions’ needs assessment work, Securing Stability: Legal Aid’s Lasting Impact, in “Tucker Ellis’ Rita Maimbourg is elected board president for The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland” (3/2/21)

WCPN 90.3 The Sound of Ideas interviewed Research Fellow Kate Warren for their piece and mentioned Community Solutions’ blog post, Federally Qualified Health Centers key to racial equity in COVID-19 vaccine access, in “Federally Qualified Health Centers Key To Improving COVID-19 Vaccine Racial Equity” (3/2/21)

News 5 Cleveland interviewed Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes and mentioned Community Solutions’ blog post, Federally Qualified Health Centers key to racial equity in COVID-19 vaccine access, in “Research offers solution to racial disparities in COVID-19 vaccine distribution” (3/1/21)

Cleveland.com published Public Policy & External Affairs Associate Hope Lane’s op-ed, “Food assistance relief for college students appreciated, but long overdue: Hope Lane” (3/1/21)

February 2021

Cleveland 19 News cited Community Solutions’ blog post, Federally Qualified Health Centers key to racial equity in COVID-19 vaccine access, in “More than a third of African Americans hesitant to get COVID-19 vaccine” (2/26/21)

NBC News Now interviewed Associate Director Emily Campbell for their piece “Struggling Families React To Biden’s Child Tax Credit Proposal” (2/22/21)

The Real Deal Press republished Community Solutions’ blog post, Access Denied: The impact of Cleveland’s digital divide on students (2/18/21)

WCPN 90.3 ideastream’s Lisa Ryan quoted Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes in her piece “ACA Insurance Marketplace Reopens in Ohio For Special Three Month Extension” (2/16/21)

The Hannah Report featured Community Solutions’ webinar, Friday Webinar: Rebooting Pandemic-EBT for the 2020-2021 School Year, in “ODJFS to Begin Issuing Expanded P-EBT Benefits over Weekend” (2/5/21)

Cleveland.com interviewed Research Fellow Kate Warren and cited her blog post, Vaccinations in Ohio surpass COVID-19 cases, in “With 908,096 shots given, Ohio vaccine doses now exceed coronavirus cases: Wednesday update” (2/3/21)

News 5 Cleveland featured Research Fellow Kate Warren and cited her blog post, Vaccinations in Ohio surpass COVID-19 cases, in “Milestone: Number of vaccinated Ohioans surpasses total COVID cases” (2/3/21)

Channel 3 WKYC Studios interviewed Associate Director Emily Campbell and cited Community Solutions piece, Vaccinations in Ohio surpass COVID-19 cases, in “COVID-19 vaccine eligibility: When to say ‘yes’ to a shot out of turn” (2/3/21)

Cleveland 19 News cited Community Solutions’ blog post, Vaccinations in Ohio surpass COVID-19 cases, in “COVID-19 milestone: Ohio vaccinations surpass cases, plus funeral workers want priority” (2/3/21)

Statehouse News, republished by WVXU 91.7, mentioned Treuhaft Chair for Health Planning Loren Anthes in “$2.4 Billion In Federal Medicaid Funds Helps Ohio Avoid Big Budget Hole” (2/2/21)