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National Fund for Workforce Solutions
National Fund for Workforce Solutions Supports Four Communities to Create More Inclusive Economies
National Fund for Workforce Solutions Supports Four Communities to Create More Inclusive Economies

Cleveland, Des Moines, Louisville, and Pittsburgh have received grants to work with local employers to redesign jobs and support a more resilient workforce.

Oberlin Connector expands hours, service area starting Jan. 4
Oberlin Connector expands hours, service area starting Jan. 4

The expansion was funded by a $100,000 Paradox Prize grant.

Oberlin expands transit service
Oberlin expands transit service

Working with local entities, and with additional financial support from the Paradox Prize, the city has contracted with Lorain County Transit to increase the service hours and extend the service area.

Crain's Cleveland Business
Personal View: Inclusion is good economics
Personal View: Inclusion is good economics

Fund President Bethia Burke challenges the assertion made in a recent op-ed criticizing the Cleveland Innovation Project that sustained economic growth is inherently unequal.

Press Releases

Press Release from the Fund
The Paradox Prize Awards MetroHealth Grant to Test Commuting Program
The Paradox Prize Awards MetroHealth Grant to Test Commuting Program

Pilot project seeks to incentivize public transit use, improve recruitment and retention, and influence social determinants of health among employees

Press Release from the Fund
Cleveland Innovation Project announces initiatives to propel region’s growth
Cleveland Innovation Project announces initiatives to propel region’s growth

The Cleveland Innovation Project announced its vision for how to establish Cleveland as a leading Midwestern region for technology-led growth and inclusion by 2030 at Greater Cleveland Partnership’s Annual Meeting.

Fund Names Two New Team Members
Fund Names Two New Team Members

Cari Morales, Jonathan Floyd to Lead Programmatic and Organizational Initiatives to Promote Equitable Growth and Opportunity in Northeast Ohio  CLEVELAND—The Fund for Our Economic Future (Fund) today announced it has added two […]

Paradox
The Paradox Prize to Connect Nonprofits with COVID-related Transportation Needs to Area Transit Agencies with Available Resources
The Paradox Prize to Connect Nonprofits with COVID-related Transportation Needs to Area Transit Agencies with Available Resources

New “matchmaking” feature added to website; Round 3 winners to get started on pilots.

Annual Reports

2018 Annual Report
2017 Annual Report
2016 Annual Report

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