LIFT UP VIKES!

Resource Center Information

What do You Need to Succeed?

Lift Up Vikes Resource Center is committed to helping students overcome non-academic barriers to success.

  • Personal finance education
  • Referral to professional clothing for internships & interviews
  • Referrals to on and off-campus service providers
  • Mail services & more
  • Assistance with financial emergencies (Fowler Emergency Fund)

Not sure if we can help? Ask us! 


Lift up vikes! Programming and Events Spring 2021
 
LUV! Your Nutrition Virtual Workshop Series
Thursdays, 11:00-11:30- Spring 2021 

Join Lift Up Vikes! And The Greater Cleveland Food Bank for the LUV! Your Nutrition Virtual Workshop Series on Thursdays from 11:00-11:30, spring semester 2021. A Zoom link will be sent to all students who register for the events one day before the virtual event. If you have questions, please email us at liftupvikes@csuohio.edu.  

Feb 25th - True or False: Nutrition Fads and Facts 
For this event, a team member from the Greater Cleveland Food Bank nutrition team will be sharing how to best stay healthy! 
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March 25th - Cooking Demo with LUV! Pantry Items  
During this workshop, a team member from The Greater Cleveland Food Bank with create a virtual cooking demo with a recipe created from items we regularly have in the LUV! Pantry! We are excited to have you. 
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April 22nd - Eat your Vitamins 
A Team Member from the Greater Cleveland Food Bank Nutrition Team will be speaking with us about foods that are rich with the vitamins our bodies need! 
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Zoom link will be sent to students who register for an event, one day before the scheduled workshop.​​​​​​​


Financial Wellness Education

Lift Up Vikes! with the Community Financial Centers of Cleveland Neighborhood Progress are excited to offer helpful and interactive virtual Financial Wellness workshops for the spring 2021 semester. 

A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants the day before the scheduled program. If you have any questions, please reach out to us at liftupvikes@csuohio.edu

All workshops will be held on Wednesdays from 12 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. Click on each date below to RSVP

Financial Assistant Worksheets created and distributed from CashCourse:


Additional Resources

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES FOR STUDENTS EXPERIENCING FOOD INSECURITY
If you are in need of food resources near your home, such as hot meal sites and open food pantries, please call the Cleveland Food Bank HELP LINE at 216.738.2067 or text FOOD to 63566. The Help Center is open 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.

A NOTE TO STUDENTS CONCERNED ABOUT WATER, ELECTRIC AND GAS BILLS
Dominion East Ohio Gas, FirstEnergy, Cleveland Public Power and Cleveland Water have agreed to NOT shut off services to past-due customers during the COVID-19 outbreak. If your utilities are currently disconnected, please call the utility company to ask about reconnection.  Questions or concerns? Please email liftupvikes@csuohio.edu 

​​​​​​​IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO APPLY FOR SNAP/FOOD STAMPS
Please call the Cleveland Food Bank HELP LINE at 216.738.2067. 
Be sure to let them know if you:
1) receive the Pell Grant as part of your financial aid award
2) have a federal work study (FWS) job on campus
3) care for a child under age 12.

Questions or concerns? Please email liftupvikes@csuohio.edu