An Upcoming Event for Funders on July 13

Posted June 27, 2016 in News Items

An event for our funder colleagues: Using Stories, Numbers and Relationships to Evaluate ImpactThis workshop will use real-life examples of how to use stories, numbers and relationships with your grantees to learn more about the impact you and they are having. Learning if and how you are making a difference in your grantmaking is key to designing your funding strategies and allocating your resources. While evaluation can involve significant resources and time beyond the reach of many funders, there are low-cost/high-impact tools and techniques for small and medium-sized foundation staff that can answer the question: are we making a difference?July... read more

Resilient Families Blog: Reflections on “$2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America”

Posted April 28, 2016 in News Items

(4.28.16) I was really moved by Kathryn Edin’s recent address at the City Club, as it served as a reminder of how easy it is for families to fall through the cracks, often in spite... read more

A Strong Neighborhood Guest Blog Feature: Seeing the Underlying Potential

Posted April 26, 2016 in News Items

As I stood at the top of the hill, my view of the city was broken up by the naked trees running down the hillside, at the bottom of which lay a stern brick structure... read more

Highlights from Inaugural Saint Luke’s Pointe Campus Mixer

Posted March 24, 2016 in News Items

(3.24.16) On Friday, March 18, Saint Luke’s Foundation, along with Cleveland Neighborhood Progress and Neighborhood Connections, hosted the inaugural (and hopefully, the first of many) Saint Luke’s Pointe campus mixer. This midday event brought together... read more

Foundation appoints Grants Manager and Senior Director for Evaluation, Outcomes and Learning

Posted March 24, 2016 in News Items

(3.21.16) Saint Luke’s Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Kathleen Lis Dean, Ph.D. as Senior Director for Evaluation, Outcomes and Learning (pictured at right above) and Kristen Summers as Grants Manager (pictured at... read more