Recent Grants

Recent Grants

The following is a list of grants reflected in our areas of focus within criminal justice, AYA cancer support, reproductive rights, environmental action and the arts.

Grantmaking Year Focus Area Organization Name Project Name Amount Awarded
2021 Arts Akron Soul Train Operating Support $10,000
2021 Arts Art Therapy Studio Operating Support, over two years $30,000
2021 Arts Assembly for the Arts Over two years, Greater Cleveland Arts Alliance transition and launch support $150,000
2021 Arts Beck Center for the Arts Over two years, Operating Support and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion $40,000
2021 Arts Boys & Girls Clubs of Northeast Ohio Over two years, Expanding Arts Enrichment to Under-resourced Northeast Ohio Communities $50,000
2021 Arts Brite Cleveland Over two years, Brite Winter 2022 and 2023 $10,000
2021 Arts Broadway School of Music & the Arts Operating Support $10,000
2021 Arts Buck Out Foundation Operating Support $2,500
2021 Arts Building Hope in the City Kubra Al Hilali – Artist-in-Residence $5,000
2021 Arts CityMusic Cleveland Chamber Orchestra Operating Support $3,000
2021 Arts Cleveland Hearing & Speech Center 2021 SignStage Deaf Theater Programming $5,000
2021 Arts Cleveland International Film Festival Operating Support $20,000
2021 Arts Cleveland Jazz Orchestra Operating Support $2,500
2021 Arts Cleveland Modern Dance Association dba DANCECleveland KOLÂDE-XCOPE $5,000
2021 Arts Cleveland Print Room, Inc Operating Support $10,000
2021 Arts Cleveland Public Theatre Operating Support $25,000
2021 Arts Cleveland Rocks: Past Present Future Operating Support $2,500
2021 Arts Collective Arts Network Fostering Equity through Collaborative Communication $10,000
2021 Arts The Crew Foundation Media Arts Workforce Training Center $4,000
2021 Arts CSU Foundation – Cleveland Arts Education Consortium Operating Support $2,000
2021 Arts Cuyahoga Community College Foundation Over two years, Cuyahoga Community College Creative Arts Academy $30,000
2021 Arts Downtown Cleveland Alliance #VoicesofCLE Public Art Project $5,000
2021 Arts FireFish Arts, Inc. Operating Support $15,000
2021 Arts Firelands Association for the Visual Arts Over two years, The Groundwater Project – A History of Race in Lorain County $40,000
2021 Arts FRONT EXHIBITION COMPANY Operating Support, over 2 years $60,000
2021 Arts FutureHeights Heights Music Hop 2021 $2,500
2021 Arts Gordon Square Classical Concerts Sonata #6 Project $2,500
2021 Arts GroundWorks DanceTheater Support for AmeriCorp Volunteer $4,000
2021 Arts Inlet Dance Theatre Operating Support $10,000
2021 Arts Julia De Burgos Cultural Arts Center Operating Support $20,000
2021 Arts Julia De Burgos Cultural Arts Center Operating Support and security upgrade $4,000
2021 Arts Karamu House Operating Support, over two years $60,000
2021 Arts Lake Erie Ink Inside Out: Queer Creators Connect $5,000
2021 Arts Lake Erie Ink Marketing Updates $4,000
2021 Arts LAND studio Operating Support, over two years $80,000
2021 Arts LatinUs Theater Experience Company, Inc LatinUs Theater Company 2021-2022 season $4,000
2021 Arts Literary Cleveland Voices from the Edge $4,000
2021 Arts Little Lumpys Center for Educational Initatives Support for Rhythmicartistry and The U and I of Euclid Avenue, A Gateway to East Cleveland $4,000
2021 Arts Maelstrom Collaborative Arts Integrating remote techniques into live performance $4,000
2021 Arts Mercury Theatre Company Operating Support $2,000
2021 Arts Metro West Community Development Organization Future Ink Graphics Launch $65,000
2021 Arts Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland moCa FY22 Free Admission + Engagement Guide Apprenticeship Programs $25,000
2021 Arts Museum of Creative Human Art The Mocha Gallery and Operating Support $10,000
2021 Arts North Pointe Ballet Operating Support $4,000
2021 Arts Northeast Ohio Coalition for the Homeless The Cleveland Street Chronicle Homelessness & the Arts Project $2,000
2021 Arts Oberlin Center for the Arts StoryLens Operating Support $3,500
2021 Arts Open Tone Music Operating Support $3,000
2021 Arts OrganizeOhio Make Your Mark East 130th Street Mural Project $5,000
2021 Arts Peel Dem Layers Back Operating Support $4,000
2021 Arts Playhouse Square Foundation DMIS and Sensory-Friendly Performances $15,000
2021 Arts Dancing Wheels Company & School Inclusive Outreach Programming in Northeast Ohio $10,000
2021 Arts Progressive Arts Alliance Operating Support, over three years $75,000
2021 Arts Providence House Buckeye Crisis Nursery Campus – Community Public Art Project $5,000
2021 Arts Queen IAM Queen in Quarantine $3,000
2021 Arts Refugee Response Refugee Artist Education and Career Training $18,000
2021 Arts Rubber City Theatre Operating Support $2,000
2021 Arts Slavic Village Development Rooms to Let:CLE 2022 $5,000
2021 Arts SPACES Super Mega Wonder One 999 Deluxe Edition $3,000
2021 Arts Summer on the Cuyahoga Cleveland Sews The NFL Draft $1,000
2021 Arts Talespinner Children’s Theatre Operating Support $10,000
2021 Arts Talespinner Children’s Theatre Strategic Planning $3,000
2021 Arts Upcycle Parts Shop Operating Support $20,000
2021 Arts Verb Ballets Operating Support $10,000
2021 Arts Weathervane Community Playhouse, Inc. Operating Support and Pandemic Reopening $5,000
2021 Arts West 117 Foundation, Inc. Fieldhouse Art Mural Program $40,000
2021 Arts West 117 Foundation, Inc. Young Artist’s Workshop – The Text Kitchen $4,000
2021 Arts Youth Challenge Dance and Drama Program for Young People with Physical Disabilities $2,000
2021 AYA Cancer 33 JordynStrong Foundation Track 33 $10,000
2021 AYA Cancer Connecting Champions Operating Support for AYA mentorship program in NE Ohio $5,000
2021 AYA Cancer Flying Horse Farms Ranger and AYA Program Serving Teens and Adolescents/Young Adults $15,000
2021 AYA Cancer Gathering Place Operating Support for AYA programing $20,000
2021 AYA Cancer Hopecam, Inc Champions of Hope – Ohio $10,000
2021 AYA Cancer Hospice of the Western Reserve, Inc. Over three years, operating Support $60,000
2021 Criminal Justice ACLU of Ohio Over two years, Making the Case: Bail Reform Now! $30,000
2021 Criminal Justice American Journalism Project Operating Support for the Ohio Local Information Initiative $4,000
2021 Criminal Justice Center for Employment Opportunities Engaging Employers through Public Advocacy $10,000
2021 Criminal Justice The City Club of Cleveland Criminal Justice City Club Forum Series $20,000
2021 Criminal Justice Cleveland Cuyahoga County Child Advocacy Center/Canopy Child Advocacy Center Operating Support $25,000
2021 Criminal Justice Cleveland Foundation Over two years, Operating Support for Friends of The Bail Project – Cleveland $50,000
2021 Criminal Justice Cleveland Peacemakers Alliance CPA Court-Involved Youth Intervention Program $15,000
2021 Criminal Justice Cleveland Rape Crisis Center Operating Support $25,000
2021 Criminal Justice Cuyahoga County Public Library Adult Education Services for Cleveland’s incarcerated and re-entry population $15,000
2021 Criminal Justice Enterprise Community Partners Enterprise Ohio Justice Housing Initiative $20,000
2021 Criminal Justice GCNCA – Ohio Transformation Fund Over two years, Operating Support $50,000
2021 Criminal Justice Greater Cleveland Congregations Criminal Justice Reform $20,000
2021 Criminal Justice HOLA Ohio Operating Support $25,000
2021 Criminal Justice HT Ministries Operating Support $15,000
2021 Criminal Justice Iconic Services Inc. Operating Support $20,000
2021 Criminal Justice Journey Center for Safety and Healing Operating Support $25,000
2021 Criminal Justice The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland Over two years, Operating Support: Advocacy & support of people navigating the justice system $50,000
2021 Criminal Justice LegalWorks Inc Capacity Equipment Support: Mobile Clinic Printers $1,000
2021 Criminal Justice LegalWorks Inc Operating Support $20,000
2021 Criminal Justice The Marshall Project Operating Support $4,000
2021 Criminal Justice Mental Health & Addiction Advocacy Coalition Operating Support $20,000
2021 Criminal Justice Mental Health Services for Homeless Persons, Inc. DBA FrontLine Service Mediation to Support Successful Re-Entry for Formerly Incarcerated Adults $20,000
2021 Criminal Justice MobileMed1,Inc. dba Medworks Health Care Access for Formerly Incarcerated Individuals in Cuyahoga County $20,000
2021 Criminal Justice Ohio Families Unite Against Police Brutality Operating Support $4,000
2021 Criminal Justice OhioGuidestone Support for YouthBuild Criminal Justice Programming, over two years $23,000
2021 Criminal Justice Refresh Collective Operating Support $15,000
2021 Criminal Justice Showing Up for Racial Justice Ohio Apprenticeship Program for Formerly Incarcerated Leader $2,500
2021 Criminal Justice Showing Up for Racial Justice Ohio Over two years, Operating Support $100,000
2021 Criminal Justice Skidmark CLE Operating Support, over 3 years $45,000
2021 Criminal Justice St. Malachi Center Finding a New Path – Reentry Support for Youth and Young Adults $10,000
2021 Criminal Justice St. Vincent Charity Medical Center Psychiatric Emergency Department Operating Support $20,000
2021 Criminal Justice Towards Employment Over two years, Chance to Advance: Building self-sufficiency and economic mobility for families $50,000
2021 Criminal Justice unBail Operating Support $40,000
2021 Criminal Justice University Settlement Re-Integration Services & Empowerment (US-RISE) Program $25,000
2021 Criminal Justice Writers in Residence Operating Support $12,500
2021 Criminal Justice YMCA of Greater Cleveland Y-Haven’s Open Door Re-entry Recovery Housing program $20,000
2021 Reproductive Health Case Western Reserve University CWRU Center for Reproductive Law, over three years $150,000
2021 Reproductive Health The Center for Community Solutions Ohio Maternal and Infant Health Policy- Operating Support, over two years $40,000
2021 Reproductive Health LEAD Ohio Foundation Over two years, Operating Support $40,000
2021 Reproductive Health LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland LGBT Center – Equitable Access to Health Related Supports $20,000
2021 Reproductive Health NARAL Pro-Choice Ohio Patients to Advocates Fellowship expansion $20,000
2021 Reproductive Health Neighborhood Family Practice Over two years, Increasing Access to High Quality Reproductive Health Services $30,000
2021 Reproductive Health Nurse-Family Partnership Advancing Maternal and Child Health and Wellness in Northeast Ohio $35,000
2021 Reproductive Health Planned Parenthood of Greater Ohio Over three years, Operating Support $105,000
2021 Reproductive Health Preterm Over three years, Operating Support $90,000
2021 Reproductive Health Preterm Foundation Additional Operating Support to sustain operations $100,000
2021 Reproductive Health Village of Healing Over two years, Operating Support $50,000
2021 Other Global Cleveland Operating Support $15,000
2021 Other The Land CLE Membership and Community Engagement Program $10,00