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Community Foundation of Lorain County



The Community Foundation began in 1980 through a challenge grant from the Nordson Foundation.

The Community Foundation works to improve our community and solve problems, identifying situations in need of community attention, engaging people and organizations that have a stake in the future of our community, making key connections, starting meaningful dialogues, and mobilizing resources and ideas for real and lasting results in Lorain County and adjacent communities.

Web Address

www.peoplewhocare.org

Social Media Links

Twitter - @connectcarematr

Recent News from Community Foundation of Lorain County


Lorain County: Community Foundation grants $1 million to support crisis continuum
Foundation: Community Foundation of Lorain County, Nord Family Foundation

The Community Foundation of Lorain County has committed a $1 million grant to the Mental Health, Addiction and Recovery Services Board...more

Lorain County Racial Equity Agenda announced | Chronicle Telegram
Foundation: Community Foundation of Lorain County

Cynthia Andrews, president and CEO of the Community Foundation of Lorain County, speaks Thursday, June 2, 2022, at the launch of the Lorain...more

Social walking hour at Penfield Recreational Park starts May 3 - Morning Journal
Foundation: Community Foundation of Lorain County

... Construction on ALDI in Oberlin underway · Lynn Wrice-Head joins Community Foundation of Lorain County · North Ridgeville...more

Estrada's four RBI power Giants to 8-1 win, sweep of Guardians - Morning Journal
Foundation: Community Foundation of Lorain County

... monthly Mini Sweep cleanup starts · Construction on ALDI in Oberlin underway · Lynn Wrice-Head joins Community Foundation of Lorain...more

Young essay writers look to novelist Toni Morrison for inspiration - cleveland.com
Foundation: Community Foundation of Lorain County

The Community Foundation of Lorain County offers an essay contest honoring author Toni Morrison, who was born in...more

Community Foundation of Lorain County's senior program officer retires after 25 years ...
Foundation: Community Foundation of Lorain County

LORAIN COUNTY, Ohio -- Linda Ong Styer is retiring after 25 years with the Community Foundation of Lorain County in...more

Avon, French Creek Foundation bring back Tree Lighting Festival - cleveland.com
Foundation: Community Foundation of Lorain County

The French Creek Foundation acknowledged the Lakeland Community Foundation Endowment Fund, of the Community Foundation of Lorain...more

Candidate profile: Joel Arredondo for Lorain Council President, November 2021 - Morning Journal
Foundation: Community Foundation of Lorain County

Mexican Mutual, CHIP- Coalition of Hispanic Issues and Progress, Community Foundation of Lorain County, Hispanic Fund, SS Cyril & Methodius...more

Community Foundation of Lorain County raises record amount during crowd funding campaign
Foundation: Community Foundation of Lorain County

Community Foundation Lorain County staff reveals the total amount of funds raised during 2021 Connect to a Cause crowdfunding...more

Connect to a Cause crowdfunding surpasses last year's donations - Morning Journal
Foundation: Community Foundation of Lorain County

Friendship APL Executive Director Greg Willey, left, and Community Foundation of Lorain County President and CEO Cynthia Andrews participate...more



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