The Cleveland Foundation’s mission is to enhance the lives of all residents of Greater Cleveland, now and for generations to come, by working together with our donors to build community endowment, address needs through grantmaking, and provide leadership on key community issues.
Year Ended 2017:
- Total assets: $2.5 billion
- Grants authorized: 4,768 grants
- Value of grants authorized: $101 million
- New gifts received: $112.3 million
- Operating expenses: $14.4 million
- Number of employees: 82
- IRS E.I. number: 34-0714588
- Endowment: $2.5 billion
The foundation offers numerous creative and rewarding ways to donate to the community, some with significant tax advantages.
We play a leadership role in the communities we serve, as a grantmaker, convener, and facilitator.
The Cleveland Foundation is committed to diversity and inclusion in everything that we do. Our Statement on Diversity reflects our commitment to keeping diversity at the forefront.
- Ronald B. Richard
President and CEO
- India Pierce Lee
Senior Vice President, Program
- Kaye Ridolfi
Senior Vice President for Advancement
- Rosanne Potter
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
- Michael Murphy
Chief Marketing Officer
- Leon Wilson
Chief Technology & Information Officer
- Monica K. Brown
Vice President, Human Resources
- Leslie A. Dunford
Vice President for Administration and Strategic Projects