Accelerate 2017: Citizens Make Change

Ava Thomas advances as a semi-finalist for the Accelerate 2017: Citizens Make Change competition presented by Cleveland Leadership Center and Citizens Bank at the Global Center for Health Innovation. Thomas’ civic Memory Mat pitch is selected for the “Quality of Life” category for initiatives that impact life experiences, including health and wellness, recreation and social services. Thomas received a $2,000 grant for the creation of Memory Mats.