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2016 Grants

2016 Grantees

BVU

BVU: The Center for Nonprofit Excellence

Support for services to nonprofits

$75,000

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Boys and Girls Clubs of Cleveland

Support for the launch of the career readiness program

$250,000 over 2 years

The Centers for Families and Children

The Centers for Families and Children

Support to add staff capacity to position El Barrio for growth 

$410,000 over 2 years

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EDWINS Restaurant & Leadership Institute

Support for the culinary training program

$75,000

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Family Promise Of Greater Cleveland

Support for the employment services program 

$100,000

Fund for Our Economic Future

The Fund for Our Economic Future

For membership, 2016-2018

$150,000 over 3 years

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Lakewood Community Services Center

Support for the Networks Job Resource Center, operated in partnership with Towards Employment    

$33,000

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LEAP

Support for Business and Employment Services

$100,000

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Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

Support for the employment and economic security law practice

$240,000 over 2 years

Support to produce a white paper on barriers to employment in Cuyahoga County that can be addressed through the legal system

$25,000

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Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry

Support for employment services

$70,000

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New Avenues to Independence

Support for the Career Transition Liaison project, connecting individuals with disabilities with jobs at Giant Eagle

$35,000

Ohio-Guidestones

OhioGuidestone

Support for YouthBuild

$50,000

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Open Doors Academy

Support for summer internships for the high school program

$50,000

Scranton-Road-Ministries

Scranton Road Ministries Community Development Corp.

Support for the Youth Jobs Partnership program

$55,000

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Towards Employment

Support to expand organization capacity for implementation of the strategic plan

$287,550 over 2 years

Support for the WorkAdvance Local Report

$8,000

General Operating Support

$200,000 over 2 years

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University Hospitals Health System

Support for a Pathways Coach to improve career advancement among non-degreed/non-credentialed employees

$215,364 over 3 years

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United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Cleveland

Support for community employment programs

$60,000

Youth Opportunities Unlimited

Youth Opportunities Unlimited

Support for general operations ($100,000) and increased development capacity ($100,000)

$200,000

Grants Awarded

$2,688,914

Amount Payable in 2016

$1,729,436

Mission Outreach Fund

Denison Avenue UCC

for the New Horizons Enrichment Program

$5,000

Dover Congregational UCC

for the Street Ministry Project

$2,500

Imani UCC

for mission outreach projects

$5,000

Mt. Zion Congregational Church

for Jobs Opportunities Breakthrough Services (JOBS)

$5,000

Ridge Road UCC

to purchase and distribute school supplies and backpacks to Parma students in collaboration with the Parma Area Family Collaborative

$2,000

Strongsville UCC

for the Free Lunch program offered to community members

$5,000

Mission Outreach Support

$24,500