Our Fund’s work is grounded in the priorities called for in The Two Tomorrows. We support integrated job creation, job preparation and job access strategies, with deliberate attention to eliminating systemic race-based inequities and the barriers to opportunity they create and exacerbate. Learn more, download full report.
RESEARCH & RESOURCES
Analysis of the number of people working in the industries most at risk for layoffs resulting from COVID-19 crisis, according to where they live.
Collateral sanctions block or restrict those with a felony conviction from accessing certain kinds of jobs, serving as a de facto life sentence.
In 2017, we set out to better understand whether the jobs, payroll and capital gains of our job creation grantees advance Growth & Opportunity.
This pilot demonstrated an ability to deliver workforce services more effectively for low-income individuals and connect employers to talent.
IN THE NEWS
Cleveland Foundation Annual Meeting Features Collaborative Work of Fund Partners in Workforce, Wealth Building Initiatives
Finding employees has been a challenge for a couple of years. The coronavirus pandemic appears to have amplified the situation. Several factors tightened the workforce and
President Bethia Burke joined Crain’s Cleveland Business for an update on the Fund’s work in improving job creation, preparation and access in the region.
ON THE BLOG
What you need to know about the Endless Frontiers Act, which promises to be the most significant bipartisan piece of legislation in this Congress.