Total amount of
grants issued in this program area:



Organization Name Project Name Amount Awarded
Cleveland State University Foundation Urban Health Fellows Program (UHF) $450,000.00*
Mental Health and Addiction Advocacy Coalition General Operating Support $225,000.00*
Far West Center Improved Care Coordination via EHR Implementation $28,000.00
North Coast Health Operating Support $125,000.00
Greater Cleveland Food Bank Strategic Plan Initiatives $1,050,000.00*
Cleveland Metropolitan School District Converting Breakfast and Lunch to Self-Service at the High School Level $20,000.00
Bike Cleveland ciCLEvia $10,000.00
Veggie U Growing Healthy Children with Veggie U Classroom Gardens in CMSD $19,800.00
Benjamin Rose Institute ABD Medicaid Forum $1,000.00
Care Alliance Selecting our next President & CEO $20,000.00
Finance Fund Capital Corporation Healthy Food for Ohio (HFFO) $10,000.00
Cleveland Metropolitan School District Healthy Schools Initiative Program Support $20,000.00
Cleveland State University Foundation CSU-CMSD School Health Fellowship Project $19,370.40
Neighborhood Family Practice Building Collaboration and Partnership for Cleveland Families $20,000.00
Ohio University Aspiring DOctors Precollege Program $10,000.00
The Food Trust The Food Trust/Cleveland Comprehensive - Dissemination Project $20,000.00
Cleveland Department of Public Health CDPH Accreditation TA Support $20,000.00
Case Western Reserve University Planning for Evaluation of CMSD's Alliance for a Healthier Generation $20,000.00
Finance Fund Capital Corporation Healthy Food for Ohio (HFFO) This was a $250,000 program related investment over five years.
Forces4Quality Northeast Ohio Children's Health Initiative $250,000.00
Care Alliance Operating Support $250,000.00
FrontLine Service Primary and Behavioral Healthcare Integration $200,000.00
Cuyahoga Community College Foundation Tri-C Health Careers Scholarships $75,000.00
Bike Cleveland Operating Support $40,000.00
The Food Trust Implementation of a Collaborative, Comprehensive Approach to a Healthier Cleveland/Cuyahoga County $700,000.00*

Below are the grants that were awarded in 2016
for each of the Foundation’s areas of focus.

* = Denotes a multi-year grant.

Total amount of
grants issued in this program area:



Organization Name Project Name Amount Awarded
The Life Exchange Center Operating Support $135,000.00*
Cleveland Neighborhood Progress, Inc. Greater Buckeye Transformation and Purpose Built Initiative $425,000.00
Family Promise Keeping the Promise: Mt. Pleasant Family Homeless Shelter Renovation $300,000.00*
Boys and Girls Clubs of Cleveland Youth Development Services Expansion at Saint Luke’s Club & New Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Clubs $355,000.00*
Harvard Community Services Center Neighborhood Stabilization and Implementation in Southeast Neighborhoods $220,000.00*
Harvard Community Services Center See You At The Top $10,000.00
Cleveland Police Foundation Cops for Kids Community Truck $5,000.00
Famicos Foundation Buckeye Area Fresh Camp $20,000.00
ideastream Greater Buckeye/Mt. Pleasant Early Childhood Education and Family Literacy Environmental Scan $15,000.00
Larchmere PorchFest Larchmere PorchFest $5,000.00
Girls With Sole St. Luke’s Pointe Women’s Wellness Series $3,000.00
Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors Fund for Shared Insight’s Listen for Good Initiative, East End Neighborhood House $20,000.00
East End Neighborhood House Funds for Grant Writing and Implementation Services $7,000.00
Nature Center at Shaker Lakes Preparing for the Future at the Nature Center at Shaker Lakes $17,500.00
North Union Farmers Market Harvest at the Square: Building the Business Plan $18,000.00
SPACES The Fixers Community Dialogues $750.00
Cleveland Public Theatre The Student Theatre Enrichment Program $5,000.00
EDWINS Leadership & Restaurant Institute The EDWINS Run for Re-Entry $10,000.00
City Year Whole School Whole Child - Harvey Rice Expansion $19,986.00
The Meeting Place Learning Center, Inc. TMPLC Operation and Upgrade $18,863.00
OrganizeOhio Support for E. 130th Street Working Group $12,500.00
Cleveland Metropolitan School District JFK Eagle Academy- Building a Culture of Excellence, Resilience and Recognition $1,400.00
Seeds of Literacy Increasing Success at Seeds East $75,000.00
Home Repair Resource Center Building Stronger Neighborhoods: The Mt. Pleasant/Woodland Hills/Buckeye Initiative – Pilot Program $25,000.00
LAND studio Project and Program Delivery in Buckeye and Mt. Pleasant $435,000.00*
Case Western Reserve University Effective Neighboring Project: Promoting Stable and Inclusive Diversity in Cleveland Neighborhoods $40,000.00
Cleveland Public Theatre Brick City Theatre $30,000.00
Doan Brook Watershed Partnership Individual and Neighborhood Health with Access to Doan Brook and its Ecosystems $45,000.00
Greater Cleveland Habitat for Humanity Woodland Hills Phases Two and Three of the Buckeye Build Initiative $150,000.00*
City Year Whole School Whole Child - Harvey Rice Expansion $100,000.00
Suite 1300 Services-Neighborhood Connections Neighbor Up Greater Buckeye - Phase II $230,000.00*
Centers for Families and Children The Centers Wraparound Services at Harvey Rice Elementary School $135,000.00*

Total amount of
grants issued in this program area:



Organization Name Project Name Amount Awarded
Enterprise Community Partners, Inc. Ending the Homelessness and Housing Insecurity for Vulnerable Families in Cuyahoga County $50,000.00
Family Connections SPARK (Supporting Partnerships to Assure Ready Kids) $74,323.00
College Now Greater Cleveland You First initiative $50,000.00
The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland Building Resilient Families’ Health and Financial Stability through Legal Aid $1,050,000.00*
YWCA of Greater Cleveland YWCA’s Two-Generational, Trauma-Informed Approach to Early Learning and Parent Engagement $55,000.00
Cuyahoga County Office of Early Childhood Cuyahoga County Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program Expansion $338,500.00*
Cleveland Mediation Center Strategic Plan and Board/Governance Review $19,500.00
Cleveland Eastside Ex-Offender Coalition 2016 Discretionary Funding to Expand Services $10,000.00
The Children’s Museum Of Cleveland Building Community at the Children’s Museum of Cleveland $5,000.00
The Harvard Square Center Men Leading the Way $8,920.00
Charitable Ventures of Orange County Standards of Quality for Family Strengthening and Support Certification Training 7/27/16 and 7/28/16 $12,909.23
University Settlement Strengthening Families Childcare & Wrap Support $5,670.00
Cleveland Rape Crisis Center Serving Children and Families after Sexual Assault $19,630.03
Beech Brook Prevention and Early Intervention Planning $20,000.00
Family Connections Diversity Training $1,500.00
City Club of Cleveland Resilient Families Forum Series $20,000.00
Cleveland Neighborhood Progress, Inc. Community Financial Centers Data Management Transition and Program Evaluation $20,000.00
Adoption Network Cleveland Post Adoption Services Program Support $60,000.00
Cleveland Housing Network, Inc. Reshaping the Delivery of Human Services for Low-income Families: A Service Integration Project $300,000.00*
Centers for Families and Children Operating Support to Continue Progress Toward Family-Focused Service Integration $200,000.00
West Side Community House Wrap for Success $76,000.00
Open Doors Academy Family Advocacy and Engagement to Empower ODA Parents $80,000.00
West Side Catholic Center Zacchaeus Housing Solutions $200,000.00*
FrontLine Service Family Coordinated Intake and Diversion $68,718.00
Cuyahoga Metro Housing Authority Police Assisted Referral Program $175,939.00
University Settlement Strengthening Families $150,000.00
Passages Connecting Fathers and Sons, Inc. Jobs for Dads and Moms $100,000.00
Ohio IAF (Greater Cleveland Congregations) Organizing for Parent Engagement $90,000.00

Total amount of
grants issued
in this area:



Organization Name Project Name Amount Awarded
Foundation Center-Cleveland Cleveland: Driving Social Innovation to Strengthen the Social Sector $12,500.00
The Fund for Our Economic Future Operating Support $345,000.00*
United Labor Agency, Inc. Northern Ohioans for Budget Legislation Equality (NOBLE) $10,000.00
The Center for Community Solutions Ohio Transformation Fund $20,000.00
The Diversity Center of Northeast Ohio Building Capacity to Serve Neighborhoods at the Diversity Center of Northeast Ohio $9,000.00
The Center for Community Solutions Operating Support $330,000.00*
Philanthropy Ohio 2017 Philanthropy Ohio General Operating Support $25,000.00
Business Volunteers Unlimited Capacity Building Services for Nonprofits $170,000.00*