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

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Cleveland Foundation awards $12.3 million in grants for December, totaling more than $100 ...
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The Cleveland Foundation gives out grants to nonprofits in Geauga, Cuyahoga and Lake counties. Take a look at the grant recipients for...more

Cleveland Foundation grantmaking tops $100 million in 2018
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The Cleveland Foundation's board of directors approved $12.3 million in grants for the month of December, bringing its annual grantmaking to...more

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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

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