The Greater Cincinnati Foundation

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Recent News from Greater Cincinnati Foundation

NKU's Mayerson Student Philanthropy Project awards $34000 to 22 local nonprofits
Foundation: Greater Cincinnati Foundation

Students learned about nonprofits that serve the community and evaluated where to invest grants provided by local funders. Each class raised funds...more

Innovative education programs are the focus of GCF's upcoming grants
Foundation: Greater Cincinnati Foundation

The Greater Cincinnati Foundation is now accepting applications for two programs designed to fund education projects for youth during the...more

Greater Cincinnati Foundations grants support learning programs for at-risk kids
Foundation: Greater Cincinnati Foundation

The foundation recently awarded $457,000 in Supporting Educational Success grants, which will support in- and out-of-school efforts that...more

Greater Cincinnati Foundation offering grants for summer programs for kids and classroom projects
Foundation: Greater Cincinnati Foundation

Summertime Kids grants are available to nonprofit organizations, schools or churches working with young people in GCF's eight-county...more

Giving Black: New study explores legacy, power and potential of black philanthropy in Cincinnati
Foundation: Greater Cincinnati Foundation, Kellogg Foundation

The study also details how black philanthropic giving is perceived and ... “Our goal was not only to highlight the strength of black philanthropy but...more

Woman of the Year: Kelly Dolan transforms low-income workers' lives with training, jobs
Foundation: Greater Cincinnati Foundation

The self-described social entrepreneur said her concept of a bottom line balances "people, planet and profit." She acknowledges the ease with...more

GCF's NKy Fund celebrates 20th anniversary with Impact Grants to workplace development
Foundation: Greater Cincinnati Foundation

The Northern Kentucky Fund of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation is celebrating its 20th anniversary with Impact Grants totaling $125,000...more

Community Foundation Update (08/11/18)
Foundation: Santa Barbara Foundation, Cape Cod Foundation, Columbus Foundation, Community Foundation of Louisville, Greater Cincinnati Foundation, Pittsburgh Foundation, Rhode Island Foundation

Alaska. The Palmer Community Foundation is working to raise $185,000 for an endowment over the next two years that will be matched and flow...more

Nomination deadline Friday for Women of the Year Award
Foundation: Greater Cincinnati Foundation

This award celebrates women from all walks of life who generously contribute their time and talent to benefit the community, foundation President...more

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Hamilton County, OH

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Barbecue Eatery Serves More Than Food, Gives Troubled Youth Chance at Success

Barbecue Eatery Serves More Than Food, Gives Troubled Youth Chance at Success

A Washington, D.C. barbecue joint provides more than food on its menu. It intends to rescue troubled young people, educate them about the food trade, and give them a shot at success.

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