2015  |  2014    |    2013    |    2012    |    2011   |    2010

2015 Proactive Grants

  • Family Connections – $15,642 to support the launch of a family literacy playroom in the Woodland Branch of the Cleveland Public Library

2015 Responsive Grants

 

Learning

  • America SCORES – $20,000 for after school health and literacy programming in the CMSD
  • Baldwin Wallace University – $20,000 for the Baldwin Wallace Scholars program
  • Center for Arts Inspired Learning – $25,000  for early childhood dance programming
  • The Children’s Museum of Cleveland – $100,000 for renovations to the new building
  • Cleveland Play House – $15,000 for education and outreach programming for CMSD students
  • Cleveland Public Theatre – $10,000 for Brick City after school/summer arts programming
  • Coach Sam’s Inner Circle Foundation – $10,000 for after school literacy programming for CMSD students
  • College Now Greater Cleveland – $35,000 for adult learner services
  • Cuyahoga Community College Foundation – $25,000 for Youth Technology Academy
  • DanceCleveland – $10,000 for early childhood dance and literacy programming
  • East Cleveland Neighborhood Center – $12,000 to operate a Children’s Defense Fund Freedom School literacy based summer program
  • Esperanza, Inc. – $20,000 to help high school students prepare for the OGT
  • Great Lakes Museum of Science Environment And Technology – $15,000 for the CMSD Place Based Learning Collaborative for science/environmental education
  • Great Lakes Theater – $8,000 for the school residency program for CMSD students
  • Greater Cleveland Neighborhood Centers Association – $20,000 to provide professional development for after school staff at 5 neighborhood centers
  • ideastream – $50,000 for professional development for CMSD teachers in grades Pre-K – 2nd
  • Junior Achievement of Greater Cleveland, Inc. – $12,000 for after school economic education programs
  • Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage – $10,000 for Stop the Hate: Youth Sing Out, an interdisciplinary learning program for youth from 4 school districts
  • Musical Arts Association – $20,000 for Musical Neighborhoods, an arts integration partnership with CMSD Pre-K classrooms
  • Progressive Arts Alliance – $25,000 to provide arts Integrated STEM residencies in CMSD K-8 STEM schools
  • Scenarios USA, Inc. –  $15,000 for teacher professional development to implement Scenarios’ curriculum
  • Stepstone Academy – $14,000 to strengthen social and emotional development of students
  • United Way of Greater Cleveland – $100,000 for the Cleveland Wraparound Strategy
  • West Side Community House – $10,000 for Sisterhood, an education and empowerment program

Safety Net

  • Benjamin Rose Institute – $30,000 for the Rose Centers for Aging Well home delivered meals program
  • Cleveland Hearing and Speech Center – $25,000 for speech/language services for underserved children
  • Cleveland Housing Network – $20,000 for the Family Success program
  • Cleveland Sight Center – $20,000 for early intervention services for children with visual impairments
  • Cogswell Hall, Inc. – $15,000 to provide services for disabled adults
  • Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center – $15,000 for emergency shelter services for children
  • Enterprise Community Partners, Inc. – $25,000 to provide services for chronically homeless families.
  • The Greater Cleveland Food Bank, Inc. – $40,000 to expand the Children’s Nutrition Initiative
  • Hattie Larlham Foundation – $12,000 to establish a sensory room at the Constant Companions program
  • Help Foundation, Inc. – $25,000 for the summer program for children and young adults with developmental disabilities
  • Lakewood Community Services Center – $20,000 for the Networks Job Resource Center, a partnership with Towards Employment
  • The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland – $40,000 for the Housing Advocacy and Homelessness Prevention program
  • Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry – $25,000 to provide adult guardianship services
  • MetroHealth Foundation – $35,000 for the School Health program
  • NewBridge Cleveland Center for Arts and Technology –  $20,000 for the adult job training program
  • Scranton Road Ministries Community Development Corporation – $25,000 for the Youth Jobs Partnership
  • Senior Transportation Connection of Cuyahoga County – $20,000 for technology upgrades to improve rider experiences
  • St. Paul’s Community Outreach – $50,000 for building renovations
  • West Side Catholic Center – $30,000 for permanent housing for homeless families

Community-Wide/Capacity

  • Foundation Center Cleveland – $10,000 for operating support
  • Mental Health & Addiction Advocacy Coalition – $15,000 for operating support