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The George Gund Foundation highlights "Arts as Political Activism" in 2017 annual report
08/23/2018
At a time when democracy is being severely challenged in America and abroad, The George Gund Foundation’s 2017 annual report focuses on the role of arts as political activism. Award-winning... more 
The George Gund Foundation Awards $9,294,250 at its Summer Meeting
07/25/2018
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... more 
Travis Howard Named George Gund Foundation Fellow
04/05/2018
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... more 
Dr. Mark Joseph becomes newest trustee of The George Gund Foundation
02/26/2018
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... more 
Support for democracy-building is focus of George Gund Foundation grants
11/14/2017
The George Gund Foundation awarded several grants at its final meeting of the year to help achieve robust participation in American democracy by historically underrepresented populations.  The grants... more 
The George Gund Foundation Seeks 2018-2020 Fellow
11/02/2017
The George Gund Foundation Fellowship provides an opportunity for promising professionals to work inside the Foundation, a philanthropic organization that plays a vital role in supporting the civic... more 
Photographs of Cleveland public spaces highlight Gund Foundation annual report
08/08/2017
The reopening of Public Square inspired the photo essay on public spaces in Cleveland that is the centerpiece of The George Gund Foundation’s 2016 interactive annual report. It is now available on... more 
The George Gund Foundation Awards $7.4 Million at its Summer Meeting
07/14/2017
The George Gund Foundation awarded $1.2 million to the Cleveland Metropolitan School District to continue the work of transforming education in the city as part of more than $7.4 million in grants at... more 
Donté Gibbs Named 2017-2019 Gund Fellow
03/22/2017
Donté Gibbs, the Youth Engagement Director at Neighborhood Leadership Institute, has been selected as The George Gund Foundation Fellow for 2017-2019. In his role at the Institute, he participated... more 
The George Gund Foundation Awards its First Grants of 2017
02/28/2017
The George Gund Foundation, which has long supported building a robust nonprofit voice in public policy deliberations at all levels of government, targeted significant funding for an array of... more 
Cleveland Museum of Natural History among grant recipients at Foundation fall meeting
11/16/2016
The George Gund Foundation awarded a five-year, $2 million grant to the Cleveland Museum of Natural History for its Centennial Campaign at the Foundation’s fall meeting. The museum seeks to... more 
The George Gund Foundation Seeks 2017-2019 Fellow
09/28/2016
The George Gund Foundation Fellowship provides an opportunity for promising professionals to work inside the Foundation, a philanthropic organization that plays a vital role in supporting the civic... more 
Changing Minds Photographic Exhibit
09/06/2016
Changing Minds Photographic Exhibit September 2–October 28  Public schools in Cleveland are "Changing Minds" — dispelling myths, breaking down barriers, and re-picturing education.  The 11... more