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Ronn Richard at the Sustainability Summit

Sustainable Cleveland 2016 Summit

Earlier this month, we were thrilled to be the presenting sponsor of Sustainable Cleveland's 2016 Sustainability Summit. Our CEO Ronn Richard spoke at the event (pictured above), and it was great to see so many people gathered who share a passion for...

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Bard Early College students listening in class

September Grant Highlights

Thanks to the generosity of our donors, we are pleased to announce the Cleveland Foundation board of directors has approved $10.4 million in September grants, bringing the foundation’s third-quarter grantmaking total to $17.9 million. Check out some of this...

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Book Sign at Cleveland Flea Cleveland Book Week

Cleveland Book Week: Cover to Cover

Last week we celebrated the inaugural Cleveland Book Week (CBW), a series of special events to celebrate Anisfield-Wolf Book Award winners past and present, and showcase people and organizations working to promote literature and literacy in Greater Cleveland...

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State of the Schools

Yesterday, the downtown Cleveland Hilton was brimming with more than 900 educators, students, residents and community stakeholders, gathered to hear the latest on Cleveland Metropolitan School District’s progress from CEO Eric Gordon and his “State of the...

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Brandon Chrostowski and EDWINS staff

Celebrating second chances at EDWINS

You may be familiar with the Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards – the ceremony honoring this year’s winning authors will take place later this week – but the book prize isn’t the only award with the Anisfield-Wolf legacy. Visionary Cleveland philanthropist...

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