Our New Year's Resolutions

With one week of 2016 under our belts, our Chair Brian Frederick, president and CEO of the Community Foundation of Lorain County, reflects on the resolutions our Fund has made.

Cleveland to Receive Annie E. Casey Foundation Funds to Improve Job Opportunities for Young Adults

Crain's Cleveland Business writes about a grant from Baltimore-based Annie E. Casey Foundation that will support TalentNEO, a pilot program designed to demonstrate how skills-based hiring can better connect employers and potential employees, in Cuyahoga County.

Collaboration Check-up

Chris Thompson gives his Top 10 takeaways from the recent Grantmakers for Effective Organizations Collaboration Conference. It's a good reference for grantmakers who want to excel at collaboration.

On the Road to Better

The Akron Beacon Journal editorial board takes hard look at job access issue in Northeast Ohio, citing new research from the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and our Fund.

Our Work: Growth & Opportunity

Supported by more than a decade of research and practical experience, we operate on the belief that to sustain our region’s economic growth, more of the community must have the opportunity to participate in and benefit from it. To achieve this, we support efforts that create good-paying jobs, prepare our workforce for the jobs of today and tomorrow, and improve connections of people and jobs.


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