Ohio Philanthropy News - July 26, 2019

Friday, July 26, 2019

Stocker Foundation gives $1.35M to Elyria Schools for STEAM program.
 
Murals displayed at Maple Valley Library with support from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.
 
The members of the Leadership Cleveland and Cleveland Bridge Builders classes of 2020 are Erika Rudin-Luria, Jewish Federation of Cleveland , Heather Torok, The Saint Luke's Foundation, Karen Long, The Cleveland Foundation, Ann Mullin, The George Gund Foundation, Kimberly Huff, OMNOVA Solutions Foundation, Nancy Mendez, United Way of Greater Cleveland and many more.
 
Lincoln Knolls neighborhood in Youngstown prepares for first community park thanks to a $100,000 grant from the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley.
 
Community Foundation of Lorain County announces grants.
 
The Raymond John Wean Foundation secures riverfront park naming rights with $1.9M agreement.
 
Western Reserve Land Conservancy, Dominion Foundation team up again on watershed grants.
 
From landfill to greenspace: Plans for Old Brooklyn park move forward with support from The Cleveland Foundation.
 
Small but mighty grants from the Greater Cincinnati Foundation with support by its donors and the Charles H. Dater Foundation create summertime learning.
 
How Chris Bradley's family is remembering him, carrying his cause forward with the first financial gifts coming from "The Chris Bradley Fund" at the Columbus Foundation.
 
Panera Bread to present $60,000 check to the Greater Dayton Disaster Relief Fund of The Dayton Foundation.

Let there be BorderLight: New theatre festival is drawing performers from around the globe thanks to funding from the Char and Chuck Fowler Family Foundation, Cleveland Foundation, George Gund Foundation and Alkhayyat Foundation.
 
The Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Foundation donates $23M to Cleveland Clinic.
 
Ohio Arts Council supports local programs with $117,000 in grants.
 
Charles W. Darling Family Endowment Fund of The Youngstown Foundation gives $25,000 for Stambaugh Auditorium renovation.
 
Public radio stations in Ohio explore launch of statewide news collaborative with a $70,000 grant from the George Gund Foundation to start the process with a feasibility study.
 
Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation President Mitchell Balk said the legislation’s historic passage marks the next phase of the public-private partnership between the city and the coalition and to help make the ordinance work for Cleveland’s families and landlords.
 
‘Safe sitter’ classes teach kids, teens basic childcare skills, put on by The Mercy Health Foundation Mahoning Valley.
 
Middletown finds its sports niche as the ‘Pickleball Capital of Ohio’ thanks to donations from the City of Middletown, Middletown Community Foundation, proceeds from previous tournaments and private groups.
 
Leadership Akron selects 40 participants for 2019-20 Signature Class including Laura Fink, Akron Community Foundation and Emma Lieberth Osborn, United Way of Summit County.
 
Preble County Art Association among recipients of the W. E. Smith Family Charitable Trust grants. 


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