Ohio Philanthropy News - September 10, 2021

Friday, September 10, 2021


The Bucyrus Rotary Club announced its second Memorial Scholarship recipient of this year, administered by The Community Foundation for Crawford County.
The members of Leadership Cincinnati's newest class were announced, including Denisha Porter of Greater Cincinnati Foundation and Michael Baker of United Way of Greater Cincinnati.
The Mt. Sinai Foundation, Bikur Cholim of Cleveland and The Cleveland Foundation launched its “VAX-A-NATION CLE” vaccination raffle campaign.
KeyBank donated 23 tons of used office furniture to Cleveland nonprofits.
The Licking County Foundation continues their efforts to raise funds for completion of the historic Louis Sullivan building restoration in Newark.
Grants from the Ohio Arts Council and Ohio Humanities Council connect the American Sign Museum with new audiences.
Fairfield Community Foundation found its new leader.
Columbus Foundation announced a record $231.3M in 2020 giving.
KeyBank Foundation is donating $2.1M to the United Way of Greater Cleveland to address systemic poverty in Cuyahoga County, which has been exposed throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

GAR Foundation awarded $1.7M to Akron nonprofits.
United Way of Greater Cleveland, The Rose Centers for Aging Well and 11 hospital and health insurance partners are teaming up to launch the Collaborative Investments + Health program, a sustainable investment strategy that aims to improve the lives of Clevelanders. Investors in the program include Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation and Sisters of Charity Foundation, among others.
Metroparks Toledo dedicated its first mobile FitPark with Mercy Health Foundation.

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Virtual roundtable discussions connect funders to Ohio’s Congressional Delegation
This spring, given the virtual spaces through Zoom, Microsoft Teams and other platforms, we decided to do things a little differently to give more opportunities to our members who may not ordinarily be able to travel to Washington, D.C. to connect with their local congressional members and share their stories.

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