Diversity Center of Cleveland Walk Rock and Run 2015 May 1, 2015
The Diversity Center of Northeast Ohio is a human relations organization dedicated to eliminating bias, bigotry, and racism. Founded in 1927 as the National Conference of Christians and Jews (NCCJ), The Diversity Center is currently a member of the National Federation for Just Communities, a network of 20 like-minded organizations across the country.
Walk, Rock & Run unifies communities across Northeast Ohio while raising awareness of diversity issues. Since 2002, The Diversity Center has partnered with The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum to host Walk, Rock & Run which celebrates diversity. Artists, entertainers, and community sponsors provide great music, delicious food, and other family entertainment. Proceeds from Walk, Rock & Run directly support The Diversity Center's in-school programming in nine Northeast Ohio counties.
Peggy Zone Fisher, President & CEO of The Diversity Center of Northeast Ohio, introduced the All City Arts Drumline who performed and then led the walkers up East 9th Street in Cleveland for the 13th Annual Walk, Rock & Run on Saturday, May 2, 2015. It began and ended at The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland.
After the walk/run, participants enjoyed food, informative resources and entertainment including the D4L Dance Group and Hip Hop artist TEO.
Refueling after the Race
Fastest times in various categories were announced.
Peggy Zone-Fisher announcing winners
Various team mascots joined the fun.
Moondog helps hand out awards
Sully helps congratulate winners
After the awards, there was entertainment.
Members of the D4L Dance Group danced in front of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland.
Dance 4 Life (D4L) Dance Group
In this video the ladies from D4L Dance Group performed.
This video is the freestyle jam and grand finale of the Dance 4 Life (D4L) Dance Group.
Hip Hop artist TEO performed and the Lake Erie Monsters official mascot, the seagull character named Sullivan C. Goal (aka "Sully") joined in.
TEO and Sully
Enjoy the other images from Walk, Rock and Run 2015.