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2020 Proactive Grants

  • Better Health Partnership – $50,000 to pilot the Lead Pathway
  • Case Western Reserve University – $45,000 for research to support a lead-safe Cleveland
  • Children’s Defense Fund Ohio – $30,000 for the Reaching the Finish Line project
  • Groundwork Ohio – $60,000 over two years to support advocacy initiatives for Ohio infants and toddlers

2020 Responsive Grants

Learning

  • Cleveland Public Theatre – $15,000 for Cleveland Act Now after-school/summer programming
  • East Cleveland Neighborhood Center, Inc. – $12,000 for Children’s Defense Fund Freedom Schools literacy-based summer program
  • Great Lakes Theater – $10,000 for the School Residency program for CMSD students
  • Malachi Center – $15,000 for the after-school program
  • Nature Center at Shaker Lakes – $15,000 for CLE4SCI Collaborative programming for CMSD preschoolers, kindergarteners and first graders

Safety Net

  • Beech Brook – $25,000 for the Family Center
  • Cleveland Rape Crisis Center – $30,000 for services to childhood victims of sexual trauma
  • West Side Catholic Center – $30,000 for housing stability services for homeless families

Other

  • The Cleveland Foundation – $50,000 for the COVID-19 Relief Fund
  • Literacy Cooperative of Greater Cleveland – $100,000 for operating support