A group of teens pose outside during LifeAct's Into the Light Walk

#BehindTheGrant: LifeAct

In January, we granted $22,500 to LifeAct to broaden the organization’s suicide prevention efforts in Lake and Geauga County. In this guest blog, we invite you to go behind the grant to learn more about LifeAct and its work:    LifeAct is a nonprofit...

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Executive Vice President Robert E. Eckardt

Celebrating Retirements at the Foundation

The Cleveland Foundation is lucky to have dedicated and exceptional staff in every area of our work. This year, we are celebrating the careers of a few of our leaders at the foundation, as they each begin a new adventure in retirement.Cleveland Foundation...

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Encore Cleveland participants and students participate in Distance Learning Project videoconference

We are all pupils; we are all teachers

Guest blog post by Encore Cleveland Consultant Wendy Albin Sattin, AICPTwo heads – one dark-haired, the other grey – are bent over a map of Africa. One belongs to a ten-year-old boy in the afterschool program at the Fatima Family Center in Hough, the other...

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Two adults in literacy tutoring workshop at Seeds of Literacy Cleveland

Behind the Grant: Seeds of Literacy

Guest blog post from Seeds of LiteracyDid you read the latest election coverage? For that, thank your literacy skills.When your child was sick, could you measure 1.5 teaspoons of cough syrup to help her feel better? High-five those literacy skills again.When...

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