Through our grantmaking, we value partnership with our grantees and philanthropic colleagues. As we learn and grow in these grantmaking areas, this framework will help facilitate collaborative conversations with partners in the work.
Diversity and Inclusion-Focused Partnership Prioritization
We will prioritize applicants that can demonstrate a thoughtful, inclusive and equitable approach to their work and involvement within the communities they serve. We welcome funding requests for organizations engaged in any of this work.
Education, Advocacy and Support
Focus Area Framework
Advocacy and support for individuals and families navigating the criminal justice system should be available to all, especially to populations experiencing systemic racism in Northeast Ohio.
Grant Opportunity Ideas
Policy and advocacy to address inequities within the criminal justice system
Transitional programming to support formerly incarcerated individuals
Family programming support for those who are involved within the criminal justice ecosystem