The Cleveland Foundation (OH)

Established in 1914, the Cleveland Foundation is the world's first community foundation and the nation's third-largest today.

The foundation improves the lives of Greater Clevelanders now and for generations to come by building community endowment, addressing needs through grantmaking, and providing leadership on vital issues.

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Recent News from Cleveland Foundation

When donors speak, DAFs listen
Foundation: Cleveland Foundation

The National Philanthropic Trust (NPT) describes them as charity savings accounts. The fund works with the financial adviser of a donor (or several...more

Equity: A Key Lens for Rebuilding Puerto Rico
Foundation: Puerto Rico Community Foundation , Cleveland Foundation

The foundation has a very targeted housing strategy focused on Loíza, the island's poorest municipality. It has partnered with the mayor of Loíza,...more

Philanthropy will bring internet service to low-income households
Foundation: Cleveland Foundation

Citing a need across Cuyahoga County, the Cleveland Foundation is investing $488,000 to ensure that low-income households have important...more

Cleveland Foundation awards $8 million in grants to support arts, youth services, education, job ...
Foundation: Cleveland Foundation

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Cleveland Foundation, one of the largest community foundations in the country, has announced $8 million in grants for...more

Equestrian therapy complex caters to veterans, first responders
Foundation: Stark Community Foundation, Cleveland Foundation

... Foundation, Hoover Foundation, Sisters of Charity Foundation, Stark Community Foundation, Timken Foundation and Cleveland...more

Equestrian therapy center for military, first responders opens in Stark County
Foundation: Stark Community Foundation, Cleveland Foundation

... Sisters of Charity Foundation, Stark Community Foundation, Timken Foundation and Cleveland Foundation. Some Rotary International districts...more

Cleveland Foundation CEO on Being Mindful of Gentrification While Bringing Economic ...
Foundation: Cleveland Foundation

... development, the less funds we have to spend in social services and many other areas," he said at a recent visit to the Chronicle of...more

Catch Meaning takes center stage at rock hall Music fest fundraiser tribute to Hawken School teens
Foundation: Cleveland Foundation

It also puts its money where its mouth is, awarding grants from the Catch Meaning Fund at the Cleveland Foundation. The Weil and Doody...more

Wes Moore to be featured speaker at African-American Philanthropy Summit April 28
Foundation: Cleveland Foundation

"Essentially, we are bringing folks together to talk about their philanthropic success stories, and the steps that they took to make that happen." The half-day summit will kick off with a...more

Winners of the Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards, addressing racism and diversity, have been announced
Foundation: Cleveland Foundation

The Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards were established in 1935 by the poet Edith Anisfield Wolf, and are given each year by the Cleveland Foundation, an Ohio-based community foundation. Past winners of the...more

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New Social Enterprise Hub In Ballymena

New Social Enterprise Hub In Ballymena
The Northern Zone Social Enterprise Hub at Ballymena’s Ecos Centre has now officially opened. The...

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