the 2017 Anisfield-Wolf winners pose with their awards alongside Cleveland Foundation President & CEO Ronn Richard and poet Rita Dove

A Look Back at Cleveland Book Week 2017

Last week we celebrated Cleveland Book Week, a series of book and literacy-themed events surrounding the 82nd annual Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards. Sept. 5-8, community events across Greater Cleveland honored this year’s Anisfield-Wolf winners and celebrated...

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Cleveland Book Week Continues!

It’s Cleveland Book Week (CBW), which means there’s a great lineup of literary and literacy-focused events happening now through Saturday! CBW events celebrate Anisfield-Wolf Book Award winners past and present, and many programs are free to attend. You...

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Cleveland Book Week

Join us at Cleveland Book Week 2017!

We're delighted to announce our second annual Cleveland Book Week, a series of literary and literacy-themed events surrounding the 82nd annual Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards. Check out our fantastic lineup of events from Sept. 5-9, and...

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#SummerOfPurpose: Maritess Escueta

Our #SummerOfPurpose blog series follows this year’s Cleveland Foundation Summer Interns as they spend 11 weeks working with Cleveland-area nonprofit and public sector organizations. In today’s blog, we hear from Maritess Escueta, who is working with...

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July Grant Highlights

We’re thrilled to announce $8.6 million in July grants to organizations serving Cuyahoga, Lake and Geauga County residents!Many of our grants this month support three of the foundation’s priority areas of impact: health & human services, the arts and...

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Night Market Cleveland

Join us at Night Market Cleveland

The Cleveland Foundation is delighted to be the presenting sponsor of Night Market Cleveland, a dynamic nighttime experience taking place each month this summer in the St. Clair Superior neighborhood. Night Market launched in 2014 with the aim to energize the...

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#CLEvana Continues

As our Creative Fusion: Cuba Edition residency continues, the work of visiting Cuban artists and their local collaborators is leaving its mark on our city. Learn about some of the exciting collaborations that have already taken place, and others still on the...

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May Grant Highlights

We’re thrilled to announce $4.3 million in May grants to organizations serving Lake, Geauga and Cuyahoga County residents! Many of our May grants support cultural and educational opportunities, as well as programs to help Greater Cleveland’s most...

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Tri-C Creative Arts Dance Academy students perform 'Hidden" at Cleveland Foundation Annual Meeting

Dancing Into the Weekend

Already looking forward to the weekend? We are! Not least because there are two exciting dance programs happening, both with Cleveland Foundation connections.CLExHAV at Verb BalletsOn Friday, Verb Ballets presents Ballet UpClose Series: Dianne McIntyre. 2016...

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