Grants

Grants Awarded in 2018

Early Childhood Enrichment $98,175

Center for Arts-Inspired Learning

Amount
$13,175
Category
Early Childhood Enrichment
Grants Awarded in
2018

For an arts-integrated early childhood program

Cleveland Play House

Amount
$10,000
Category
Early Childhood Enrichment
Grants Awarded in
2018

For arts residencies in CMSD schools

Cleveland Public Theatre

Amount
$10,000
Category
Early Childhood Enrichment
Grants Awarded in
2018

For Brick City Theatre after-school/summer arts programming

Dancing Classrooms Northeast Ohio

Amount
$5,000
Category
Early Childhood Enrichment
Grants Awarded in
2018

For dance residency programming in CMSD schools

Great Lakes Theater

Amount
$10,000
Category
Early Childhood Enrichment
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the School Residency program for CMSD students

Near West Theatre

Amount
$10,000
Category
Early Childhood Enrichment
Grants Awarded in
2018

For Rise!, a theater arts youth program

Playhouse Square Foundation

Amount
$10,000
Category
Early Childhood Enrichment
Grants Awarded in
2018

For Classroom Connections workshops for CMSD students

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

Amount
$10,000
Category
Early Childhood Enrichment
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the Toddler Rock program

The Cleveland Museum of Natural History

Amount
$15,000
Category
Early Childhood Enrichment
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the CLE4SCI program for 2nd graders in the CMSD

The Musical Theater Project

Amount
$5,000
Category
Early Childhood Enrichment
Grants Awarded in
2018

For Kids Love Musicals! arts education residencies for CMSD students

Educational Success $553,800

Bethune-Cookman College

Amount
$2,700
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For operating support

Boy Scouts of America

Amount
$10,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

To provide the Scoutreach program to CMSD students

Case Western Reserve University

Amount
$15,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For place-based STEM programming for CMSD students

City Year

Amount
$20,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For programming in 8 CMSD schools

Cleveland Rape Crisis Center

Amount
$25,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For sexual violence prevention programming for CMSD students

Coach Sam’s Inner Circle Foundation

Amount
$7,500
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For after-school programming for CMSD students

College Now Greater Cleveland

Amount
$40,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For college advising services for CMSD high school students

Daily Dose of Reading

Amount
$10,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

To provide early literacy programming at Cleveland Head Start Centers

Diversity Center of Northeast Ohio

Amount
$10,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the YouLEAD program in the CMSD

Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center

Amount
$10,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

To provide personal safety skills education for CMSD students

Effective Leadership Academy

Amount
$15,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For leadership development programming for CMSD students

Facing History and Ourselves

Amount
$20,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

To implement and support the NEO Schools Network

Friends of Breakthrough Schools

Amount
$25,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For teacher professional development for integrating technology into the classroom

Great Lakes Museum of Science Environment and Technology

Amount
$25,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the CLE4SCI Collaborative for CMSD 6th and 7th graders

Junior Achievement of Greater Cleveland

Amount
$10,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For JA programming for CMSD students

Minds Matter of Cleveland

Amount
$17,500
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For academic and mentorship programming for low-income high school students

Montessori Development Partnerships

Amount
$10,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

To build organizational literacy capacity, and improve literacy teaching and student achievement

Nature Center at Shaker Lakes

Amount
$15,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the CLE4SCI Collaborative for preschool, kindergarten and 1st graders in the CMSD

Open Doors Academy

Amount
$15,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For academic support programming for middle school students

Progressive Arts Alliance

Amount
$10,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

To provide STEAM residencies at CMSD schools

Reach Out and Read Greater Cleveland

Amount
$12,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

To purchase early childhood books for distribution by pediatricians

Saint Ignatius High School

Amount
$10,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the Arrupe Summer program, a free academic and social-enrichment program for youth

Saint Martin de Porres High School

Amount
$20,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

To implement a restorative practices program

Scranton Road Ministries Community Development Corporation

Amount
$20,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the Youth Jobs Partnership

Seeds of Literacy

Amount
$10,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For program support

Teach for America

Amount
$10,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For program support

The Education Service Center of Cuyahoga County

Amount
$30,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For PRE4CLE to increase preschool enrollment in Cleveland through family recruitment

United Way of Greater Cleveland

Amount
$75,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the Community Wraparound Strategy in CMSD schools

University Circle

Amount
$10,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the Future Connections college and career readiness program

West Side Community House

Amount
$9,100
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For arts and literacy programming for girls

Youth Opportunities Unlimited

Amount
$25,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For Jobs for Ohio’s Graduates

ZENworks Yoga

Amount
$10,000
Category
Educational Success
Grants Awarded in
2018

For school-based yoga and mindfulness programming in the CMSD

Human Services $214,500

America SCORES Cleveland

Amount
$20,000
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

For after-school literacy and fitness programming in CMSD schools

Boys and Girls Clubs of Cleveland

Amount
$25,000
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

For Academic Success programming

Boys Hope Girls Hope of Northeastern Ohio

Amount
$10,000
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the Academy Program, providing academic enrichment and college preparatory support

Cleveland Sight Center

Amount
$7,500
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

For early intervention services for children with visual impairments

Esperanza

Amount
$15,000
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the Hispanic Youth Leadership program

Family Promise of Greater Cleveland

Amount
$10,000
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

To help homeless families achieve stability

Greater Cleveland Food Bank

Amount
$15,000
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the Children’s Nutrition Initiative

Literacy Cooperative of Greater Cleveland

Amount
$20,000
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

For adult literacy and career pathways programming

Lutheran Metropolitan Ministry

Amount
$20,000
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

For employment services

Malachi Center

Amount
$7,000
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the after-school program

May Dugan Center

Amount
$10,000
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the trauma-informed education and workforce readiness program

Stella Maris

Amount
$10,000
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

For job preparation, placement, and retention services for individuals in recovery

The Refugee Response

Amount
$5,000
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the home mentoring/tutoring program for refugee children

Towards Employment

Amount
$20,000
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

For job preparation, placement, retention and advancement services for individuals with criminal backgrounds

United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Cleveland

Amount
$10,000
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

For the community employment program for adults with disabilities

West Side Catholic Center

Amount
$10,000
Category
Human Services
Grants Awarded in
2018

To provide employment readiness programming for low-income and homeless individuals

Workforce Readiness $37,500

Beech Brook

Amount
$10,000
Category
Workforce Readiness
Grants Awarded in
2018

For school-based mental health services in the CMSD

Cleveland Hearing and Speech

Amount
$15,000
Category
Workforce Readiness
Grants Awarded in
2018

For literacy and language programming in Head Start classrooms

LifeAct

Amount
$12,500
Category
Workforce Readiness
Grants Awarded in
2018

For suicide prevention programming in Cleveland schools

Total: $903,975