zBlog Dominic Finelli Intern 2013

How I Spent My Summer: Dominic Finelli

Even as a Public Administration student, I neither imagined becoming involved in local government nor aspired to become a city planner. At Levin College at Cleveland State, I focused my research on international non-governmental agencies and their role in...

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zBlog Maureen Doyle Intern 2013

How I Spent My Summer: Maureen Doyle

I am thrilled to be a part of the Cleveland Foundation family.  Being that I just graduated in May from Xavier University, I am excited to start a new chapter in my life.  As I enter the third week of my internship, I have already met some great people who I...

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zBlog Snakes Got Tongues

Year of the Cleveland Snake

Artists' creativity has children dancing through the streets with the "Lake Erie Monster"Creative Fusion artists Mely Barragan and Daniel Ruanova live in Tijuana, Mexico, but spend a lot of time in Beijing, China, where they maintain a studio for Chinese...

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Fouad Yared

How I Spent My Summer: Fouad Yared

There is no doubt in my mind that the Cleveland Foundation's summer internship will be and will continue to be a success when it comes to professional development, networking, and working outside of one's comfort zone. The program's “special sauce,” which...

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Elise Wallis

How I Spent My Summer: Elise Wallis

Greetings, all!  My name is Elise Wallis and I am thrilled to participate in the Cleveland Foundation Summer Intern Program this year. I recently graduated from Baldwin Wallace where I majored in Political Science and Public Health with a minor in...

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Chantel Davis

How I Spent My Summer: Chantel Davis

While the word “exciting” can seem a bit clichéd, it is the perfect word to describe my anticipation to begin interning with the Summer of Sisterhood program at West Side Community House. I will work with more than 30 talented young girls as they spend...

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The 2013 Cleveland Foundation Summer Interns (that youthful man in the middle is not an intern but  Cleveland Foundation President and CEO Ronn Richard)

Welcome 2013 Summer Interns!

The 2013 Cleveland Foundation Summer Interns (that youthful man in the middle is not an intern but Cleveland Foundation President and CEO Ronn Richard) This week we welcomed the 14th class of the Cleveland Foundation's Summer Intern Program.  This group of...

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zBlog Happy Superhero

Of Superheroes and Venerated Trees

Chilean Artist-in-Residence Daniella Pizarro Works with Youth and Age It has been a busy week for Chilean artist Daniella (Dani) Pizarro: costuming superheroes and dressing trees.  Dani is one of the foundation’s Creative Fusion artists, here in residence...

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