Cleveland’s lead poisoning legacy

Posted January 30, 2014 in Articles

(1.30.14) As reported by Dorr G. Dearborn, Ph.D., M.D. in a recent article, “The effects of elevated lead levels are a decreased IQ, a decreased attention span, poor school performance and aggressive behavior. This is a very negative legacy for our children and our schools. A positive legacy is the great decrease in these numbers over the past 10 years due to the leadership of our city and county health departments as supported by local foundations, led by a large grant from the St. Luke’s Foundation to the Greater Cleveland Lead Advisory Council (now part of the Healthy Homes Advisory... read more

Zeman featured in Social Velocity’s latest blog interview

Posted January 14, 2014 in Articles

(1.14.14) Nell Eddington of Social Velocity interviewed Denise San Antonio Zeman, President and CEO of Saint Luke’s Foundation, about funding nonprofit capacity. Click here to read the blog interview. read more

Recap blog post from After the Leap conference panel discussion

Posted December 06, 2013 in Articles

(12.06.13) At the After the Leap conference this week held in Washington, D.C., The Center for Effective Philanthropy’s Phil Buchanan asked the conference panel, “Do funders get it?” The “it” to which Phil referred was... read more

Foundation’s work highlighted in CEP’s latest blog

Posted December 02, 2013 in Articles

(12.02.13) Our colleague Phil Buchanan, CEO of the Center for Effective Philanthropy, shared insights and highlighted Saint Luke’s Foundation’s work in his latest blog entitled, “Helping Grantees Assess and Improve.” Additionally, Phil and Saint Luke’s... read more

First Cycle Grants for 2013 Announced

Posted June 27, 2013 in Articles

(6/27/13) The board of trustees of Saint Luke’s Foundation has approved its first cycle grants for 2013, awarding a total of $3,292,165 to nine organizations that advance the Foundation’s strategic priorities focusing on Healthy People,... read more