Our Funders

The Abington Foundation

The Abington Foundation supports organizations that promote education, health care, economic independence and cultural activities, primarily in Cuyahoga County.

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Akron Community Foundation 

The Akron Community Foundation seeks to improve the quality of life in the greater Akron area by building permanent endowments and providing philanthropic leadership that enables donors to make lasting investments in the community.

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Cleveland Foundation

The Cleveland Foundation's mission is to enhance the lives of all residents of Greater Cleveland, now and for generations to come, by building community endowment, addressing needs through grantmaking and providing leadership on key community issues.

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Deaconess Foundation

Deaconess Foundation provides resources that help organizations empower people to become self-sufficient. The Foundation's actions are guided by the spiritual traditions of the United Church of Christ.

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Eaton Corporation

Eaton Corporation is a diversified power management company with 2008 sales of $15.4 billion. Eaton is a global technology leader in electrical components and systems for power quality, distribution and control; hydraulics components, systems and services for industrial and mobile equipment; aerospace fuel, hydraulics and pneumatic systems for commercial and military use; and truck and automotive drivetrain and powertrain systems for performance, fuel economy and safety.

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GAR Foundation                                                                 

The Mission of the GAR Foundation is to strengthen communities in our region through discerning and creative support of worthy organizations.

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The George Gund Foundation

The George Gund Foundation funds programs that enhance our understanding of the physical and social environment in which we live and increase our ability to cope with its changing requirements. Grants are made quarterly in the areas of arts, environment, human services, education and community and economic development.

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The George W. Codrington Charitable Foundation

Knight Foundation

The Knight Foundation supports transformational ideas that promote quality journalism, advance media innovation, engage communities and foster the arts.

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The Fred A. Lennon Charitable Trust

The Fred A. Lennon Charitable Trust purpose is committed to enhancing the quality of life for individuals from all walks of life through economic development, entrepreneurship, medical research, education and social services.

Lincoln Electric Foundation

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The Lubrizol Foundation

The mission of The Lubrizol Foundation is to complement and support the interests, values and vision of The Lubrizol Corporation by awarding financial support to educational institutions and charitable organizations in communities primarily within the United States where Lubrizol operates major facilities.

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The McGregor Foundation

The McGregor Foundation supports the elderly of Greater Cleveland by providing nursing, supportive housing, and dining services.

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RPM Foundation

The Reinberger Foundation

The Reinberger Foundation is committed to enhancing the quality of life for individuals from all walks of life. To achieve this goal, proposals in the areas of the arts, education, Human Service-health, and human service are favored.

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Saint Luke's Foundation

The Saint Luke's Foundation of Cleveland, Ohio reinvests its resources to provide leadership and support for the improvement and transformation of the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities of Greater Cleveland.

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The Kelvin & Eleanor Smith Foundation

The Kent H. Smith Charitable Trust

U.S. Bank Foundation

The foundation supports programs designed to serve local community needs. Special emphasis is directed toward economic development to create stable jobs, better homes, and vibrant communities.

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United Way of Greater Cleveland

United Way of Greater Cleveland is a leader in addressing health and human service needs through convening partnerships, funding programs, and generating resources to support our community's priorities.

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The Thomas H. White Foundation

The Thomas H. White Foundation focuses its grant making in education and human services, specifically in supporting programs that address workforce readiness, school retention and early childhood enhancement in Cleveland, Ohio.

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