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Foundation Awards $3 Million to Playhouse Square Capital Campaign

03/20/2015

The George Gund Foundation has made a $3 million grant to Playhouse Square’s Advancing the Legacy capital campaign that will be used to restore the lobby of the historic Ohio Theatre. The lobby, which will be renamed The George Gund Foundation Lobby, was badly damaged by a fire in 1963. During its early 1980s... more 

The George Gund Foundation Awards $6.8 Million at Winter Meeting

03/11/2015

The George Gund Foundation approved $6,880,970 in grants at its March meeting to organizations working on everything from downtown development to providing access to health care for uninsured and underinsured Ohio residents. Downtown Cleveland Alliance received a three-year $900,000 grant to continue its efforts to... more 

Foundation Joins Cuyahoga County in Launching Pay for Success Project

12/19/2014

Cuyahoga County is launching the nation’s first county-level Pay for Success (PFS) project in partnership with FrontLine Service, a comprehensive continuum of care service provider for homeless individuals in Ohio. The Partnering for Family Success Program will deliver intensive 12-15 month treatment to more than... more