Fund for Our Economic Future Approves $350,000 Grant for Team NEO

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Fund for Our Economic Future Approves Grant to Team NEO

CLEVELAND--September 3, 2015--Members of the Fund for our Economic Future (the Fund), a Northeast Ohio philanthropic collaboration, have approved a $350,000 grant to support Team NEO and its work in partnership with the region's economic development organizations, business and philanthropic communities, and JobsOhio. This grant is in line with the Fund's greater goal of advancing economic growth that can be shared by all residents of Northeast Ohio.

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