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Claire Gauntner Named 2014-2016 Gund Fellow

03/31/2014

Claire Gauntner, a Cleveland native who is currently working in Kenya with the international aid organization Mercy Corps, has been selected as The George Gund Foundation 2014-2016 Fellow.  The George Gund Foundation Fellows program, started in 2004, provides an opportunity for promising young professionals to work... more 

Foundation Supports New Cleveland Preschool Plan

03/14/2014

The Cleveland Metropolitan School District (CMSD), Cuyahoga County and more than 30 area organizations, including the George Gund Foundation, have formed a partnership to more than double the number of Cleveland children attending a quality preschool within the next two years. Foundation Senior Program Officer Marcia... more 

George Gund Foundation Awards $4.1 Million at Winter Meeting

03/04/2014

The George Gund Foundation continued its commitment to implementation of the Cleveland Plan at its winter board meeting with grants totaling $649,000 to support the start-up of two new, innovative high schools in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District (CMSD). Bard High School Early College Cleveland, a partnership... more