The Steven A. Minter Conference Center

Like many organizations, the Cleveland Foundation is monitoring the latest developments regarding COVID-19 in our region and seeking to act out of an abundance of caution. The safety of our guests and employees is of utmost importance to us. The Cleveland Foundation will be suspending all meetings in our public conference facility – the Steven A. Minter Conference Center – until further notice. We apologize for any inconvenience, and look forward to resuming our partnership with the non-profit community to provide access to this free conference space.

The facility consists of one large room (60′ x 32′), which can be divided into three smaller rooms. It can accommodate a maximum of 80 people.


  • Installed audio/visual system
  • Laptop with internet access 
  • LCD projectors and built-in projection screens
  • Speakerphone
  • Wireless microphones
  • Complimentary beverage service
  • Full-service kitchen
  • Lounge area for breakout sessions or refreshments
  • Onsite color copier
  • Wi-Fi

Hours of Operation

The center is available for meetings Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. 

To reserve the Minter Conference Center or schedule an appointment to view the space, contact the foundation’s conference manager, Ellen Koonce, at 216.370.4615. Those interested in reserving the center are highly encouraged to schedule a tour of the center before booking.

Room Configurations

Choose from two different arrangements for the conference center:

Boardroom Style:
One long table seats up to 20 people. 

Conference Center Table Configuration 1

Banquet Style:
Each small table seats 8 people. 

Conference Center Table Configuration 2


The conference center can accommodate a maximum of 80 people.