The members of the Fund for Our Economic Future elected Dr. Suzanne Rivera of Case Western Reserve University as a new at-large representative to the Executive Committee. The Fund also re-elected Chair Brian Frederick of the Community Foundation of Lorain County and announced 2016 job creation results.
Olivera Perkins of The Plain Dealer writes about the promising results of the WorkAdvance pilot, which our Fund supported. "There is a quality of life issue in the kinds of jobs individuals got," Bethia Burke of the Fund is quoted.
Cleveland.com reports on new Cuyahoga County Council subcommittee, which includes a representative from Fund member The George Gund Foundation, that will focus on improving public transportation access in the region.