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The George Gund Foundation Appoints Jennifer Coleman as Senior Program Officer for the Arts
07/30/2015
Jennifer Coleman, a long-time force in the development of a more creative and vibrant Cleveland, will be The George Gund Foundation’s new Senior Program Officer for the Arts, the foundation... more 
The George Gund Foundation Awards $7 Million at Summer Meeting
07/10/2015
The George Gund Foundation has joined an alliance of national and Ohio-based funding partners and approved a $200,000 grant to launch the Ohio Transformation Fund, an initiative focused on changing... more 
The George Gund Foundation's 2014 Annual Report Available Online
05/11/2015
The George Gund Foundation’s 2014 online, interactive annual report, with its photo-essay highlighting a priority issue for the Foundation, is available on the Foundation’s website. Photographer... more 
Foundation Seeks Senior Program Officer for the Arts
04/24/2015
The George Gund Foundation has launched a search for a senior program officer responsible for arts grantmaking to succeed Deena Epstein who will retire in July after more than twenty years at the... more 
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... 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... 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... more 
George Gund Foundation 2013 Grantee Perception Report (GPR)
03/03/2015
The George Gund Foundation 2013 Grantee Perception Report (GPR), a survey conducted by the Center for Effective Philanthropy, is now available for viewing on the Foundation website. The 2013 survey... 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... more 
Foundation Grants $9.7 Million at Final Meeting of 2014
11/14/2014
The George Gund Foundation continued its commitment to ensuring a quality education for Cleveland children with major grants supporting Cleveland’s Plan for Transforming Schools and Invest in... more 
The George Gund Foundation Seeks 2015-2017 Fellow
10/02/2014
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