Nominate someone for the 2017 Class now!
Nominations are still being accepted (for another month or so) for the 2017 class of the Cleveland International Hall of Fame. The 2017 induction ceremony will be held April 18, 2017.
See the Criteria for Induction into the Cleveland International Hall of Fame and nominate someone. Self nominations are welcome.
2016 Class Inducted
The 2016 Class was chosen unanimously by the committee from over 150 nominations. They were inducted at a sold out (500 people) event in the Grand Ballroom of the Mariott at Key Center on April 26, 2016.
Congratulations to the 2016 Class (In alphabetical order):
- Dr. Mohan Bafna
- Carolyn Balogh
- Arnie de la Porte (posthumous)
- Jack Kahl
- Rev. Mikhail Mikhail
- Khalid Samad
- Eugenia Stolarczyk
Click on one of the names above for a photo and bio and the names of the special people who inducted them on April 26, 2016.
More on the Induction Ceremony.
Coming Soon: Videos and Photos from the Induction Ceremony.
You can nominate someone now for the 8th Class to be inducted Spring 2017.
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Induction Dinner 2015 Kona Grant and members of the Scottish community
Induction Dinner 2015 Mona Alag and friends
Induction Dinner 2015 Jim Foster and Dick Pogue
Induction Dinner 2015 Gene Bak being presented flowers
Celebrating Cleveland’s Diversity
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