Down 6,195 Jobs in Lorain County

Our Director of Regional Engagement Kevin Alin recently spoke at a forum hosted by the Lorain County Urban League, giving an overview of the local economy and opportunities for future growth.

The Hubbub About Job Hubs

Crain's Cleveland Business highlights Peter Truog's piece in CityLab on job hubs and inclusive economic growth.

One Key to a Rust Belt Comeback: Job Hubs

Director of Civic Innovation and Insight Peter Truog writes on CityLab about how our region is working to make inclusive growth possible by connecting jobs to people and people to jobs. A key to this work is zeroing in on Northeast Ohio's job hubs.

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Driving Connectivity

Our Chair Brian Frederick, president and CEO of the Community Foundation of Lorain County, is featured in this short video put together by the Greater Cleveland Partnership for its annual meeting in June 2017, to talk about its strategic focus on driving connectivity and improving worker mobility. 

Wanted: Innovative Ideas to Fight Poverty

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland launches new fellowship to help fight poverty through innovation.

Fund for Our Economic Future Takes Aim at Regional Economic Growth

Smart Business talks to our President Brad Whitehead about our work and the transformational opportunity in front of us, one that will "require fundamental changes in the industry mix, how innovation is thought about and promoted, how the workforce is prepared and how infrastructure connects firms, people and opportunities."

Who's Who in Northeast Ohio

Leaders from many of our members, grantees and partners, as well as our President Brad Whitehead, are highlighted in Crain's Cleveland Business' 2017 Who's Who list.



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