The George Gund Foundation Awards $9,294,250 at its Summer Meeting


The George Gund Foundation expressed its continued commitment to state and local voter advocacy initiatives by awarding several grants at its summer 2018 meeting to help increase participation by historically underrepresented populations. The grants aim to support strategies to increase racial and economic fairness in... more 

Travis Howard Named George Gund Foundation Fellow


Travis Howard, a lifelong Greater Clevelander with a keen interest in economic development, will be The George Gund Foundation Fellow for 2018-2020. Howard is a graduate of Bowling Green State University with a degree in economics and a minor in entrepreneurship.  He has worked for the Presidents’ Council... more 

Dr. Mark Joseph becomes newest trustee of The George Gund Foundation


The George Gund Foundation has named to its board of trustees Dr. Mark Joseph, the Leona Bevis/Marguerite Haynam Associate Professor in Community Development at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University. Joseph replaces Robyn Minter Smyers, partner-in-charge... more