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April Grant Highlights

We’re pleased to let you know that our board of directors has approved $4.1 million in grants for the month of April. These grants support a variety of programs and services across Cuyahoga, Lake and Geauga counties.Here are a few highlights:Greater...

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Earth Day, Every Day

Holidays like Earth Day and Arbor Day remind us to protect and appreciate our invaluable natural resources. At the Cleveland Foundation, a healthy environment is a year-round priority. Since our start over a century ago, we’ve led efforts to preserve...

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ECDI’s Women’s Business Center Opens

This week, we were thrilled to help celebrate the official launch party of the Women’s Business Center (WBC) of Northern Ohio at the Ariel International Center.The WBC, which we helped fund last year, offers tools, resources and support to help women start...

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Future of Cities

This week, community members gathered for the “Future Cleveland” panel discussion at The City Club of Cleveland. If you missed it, you can still watch or listen to the conversation.Panelists explored the kind of future we want for Cleveland. Our region’s...

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Why mastery-based arts education matters

We believe every child in Greater Cleveland should have access to enriching, immersive arts programming. Cleveland is a city renowned for its world-class arts and cultural resources, but children in low-income neighborhoods don’t necessarily have access to...

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New Board Chair & Member Announcements

We are delighted to announce the appointment of a new chairman and a new member to our board of directors.Current board member Rev. Dr. Stephen Rowan has been named chairman of the board, replacing retiring board member and current board chair James Ratner...

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