What We Learned from
Supporting Opportunity Zones

Check out our latest blog post for a debrief from Director of Regional Engagement, Bradford Davy

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OUR WORK

Two Tomorrows

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.

Job Creation

Not all jobs are good jobs. We’re working to drive long-term, sustainable economic growth.

Job Preparation

There are an abundance of job seekers and an abundance of positions going unfilled in Northeast Ohio. We’re working to close the gap.

Northeast Ohio Job Access

The vitality of Northeast Ohio’s economy depends on its ability to connect people to good jobs. We’re working to bring jobs to people and people to jobs.

OUR MISSION

Growth & Opportunity

RESEARCH & RESOURCES

IN THE NEWS

Cleveland Foundation Annual Meeting Features Collaborative Work of Fund Partners in Workforce, Wealth Building Initiatives
14
Sep

Cleveland Foundation Annual Meeting Features Collaborative Work of Fund Partners in Workforce, Wealth Building Initiatives

Sara McCarthy Media Coverage, Newsroom
On Septemer 3, the Cleveland Foundation hosted its 2021 Annual Meeting: It Starts with Community, featuring several panels highlighting key themes of the foundation's work. The
Looking for workers: Employers struggle to fill jobs, wonder if some workers will return
03
Sep

Looking for workers: Employers struggle to fill jobs, wonder if some workers will return

Sara McCarthy Media Coverage, Newsroom

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

Landscape podcast: Bethia Burke discusses mission of The Fund for Our Economic Future
03
Sep

Landscape podcast: Bethia Burke discusses mission of The Fund for Our Economic Future

Sara McCarthy Media Coverage, Newsroom

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.

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