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Marissa Williams Named 2015-2017 Gund Fellow

04/16/2015

Marissa Williams, a community planning coordinator for the Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership in Warren, Ohio, has been selected as The George Gund Foundation 2015-2017 Fellow. The George Gund Foundation Fellows program, started in 2004, provides an opportunity for promising young professionals to work inside the... more 

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