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In Ohio, a New Tool Maps the Equity and Sustainability of Potential Business Locations
In Ohio, a New Tool Maps the Equity and Sustainability of Potential Business Locations
In Ohio, a New Tool Maps the Equity and Sustainability of Potential Business Locations

When companies evaluate potential locations for starting or expanding their operations, they typically consider factors including the costs to build or relocate in the area; risks

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Will people rejoin the workforce? How many workers will quit this year? Survey of 5,000 Northeast Ohioans offers clues
Will people rejoin the workforce? How many workers will quit this year? Survey of 5,000 Northeast Ohioans offers clues

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Despite the all the turnover during the “Great Resignation,” 1-in-5 workers in the Northeast Ohio are still thinking of quitting in the next year.

Advocates likened the tool to the popular Walk Score and Bike Score websites, which provide comparative measurements of bike- and pedestrian-friendliness on an address-by-address basis across the U.S.
Northeast Ohio nonprofits create new online tool providing racial equity scores for regional job sites
Northeast Ohio nonprofits create new online tool providing racial equity scores for regional job sites

Advocates likened the tool to the popular Walk Score and Bike Score websites, which provide comparative measurements of bike- and pedestrian-friendliness on an address-by-address basis across the U.S.

This month, National Fund President and CEO Amanda Cage is joined by Bishara Addison, director of job placement at the Fund for Our Economic Future, for a conversation on women in the workforce.
State of Our Workforce: March 2022
State of Our Workforce: March 2022

This month, National Fund President and CEO Amanda Cage is joined by Bishara Addison, director of job placement at the Fund for Our Economic Future, for a conversation on women in the workforce.

Press Releases

This is the first tool to provide site selection metrics that directly impact ESG strategies and initiatives, and it enables decision-makers to include considerations of talent, equity and sustainability alongside traditional factors related to time, risk and cost.
Location matters: New ESG Tool highlights importance of holistic approach to site selection
Location matters: New ESG Tool highlights importance of holistic approach to site selection

This is the first tool to provide site selection metrics that directly impact ESG strategies and initiatives, and it enables decision-makers to include considerations of talent, equity and sustainability alongside traditional factors related to time, risk and cost.

William H. Gary, Sr.
Announcing 2022-2024 Strategic Plan and New Board Leadership
Announcing 2022-2024 Strategic Plan and New Board Leadership

New Board Leadership to Advance 2022-2024 Plan

Sean Watterson
Sean Watterson to Lead Hospitality Sector Recovery Initiative
Sean Watterson to Lead Hospitality Sector Recovery Initiative

In this role, Watterson will be responsible for identifying both short-term and long-term solutions to improve the hospitality industry’s ability to attract, retain and promote workers.

Press Release from the Fund
Fund Seeking Hospitality Sector Resource
Fund Seeking Hospitality Sector Resource

To help address this challenge in Northeast Ohio, we’re seeking a talented partner to deliver both short-term recruiting solutions to support the hospitality industry and longer-term solutions to better enable hospitality employers to attract, keep and promote workers.

Annual Reports

2020 Impact Report
Our 2019 annual report offers a detailed look at the process our Fund underwent to improve our racial diversity and issue area expertise.
2018 Annual Report
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