Grants Awarded – 2015

27 organizations received grants in 2015 totaling $ 1,456,000

Case Western Reserve University
$25,000 (second year of $50,000 grant)
-Nutrition in childcare
$5,000
-Violins of Hope

Cleveland Botanical Garden
$25,000 (first year of $100,000 grant)
-HCG maintenance

Cleveland International Piano Competition
$10,000
-prize money

DANCE Cleveland
$5,000
-Read to Learn…Dance to Move

Fine Arts Association
$25,000 (third year of $105,000 grant)
-Capital campaign

The Free Medical Clinic of Greater Cleveland
$25,000
-Children’s Waiting Area

The Foundation Center
$1,500
-Annual support

Friends of Breakthrough Schools
$50,000 (fourth year of $250,000 grant)
-Intergenerational School Capital Campaign

Geauga Lyric Theater Guild
$10,000
-Creative Arts Studio renovations

Gordon Square Arts District
$25,000 (second year of $100,000 grant)
-Near West Theater capital campaign

Gross Schechter Day School
$25,000 (first year of $75,000 grant)
-Early Childhood Center

Hawken School
$50,000 (third year of $150,000 grant)
-Early Childhood Center

Hershey Montessori School
$35,000 (second year of $120,000 grant)
-Strategic Development of Upper School
$150,000
-Upper School

Hospice of the Western Reserve
$32,500 (third year of $130,000 grant)
-Capital campaign

ideastream
$30,000
-Children’s Programming TV and radio

Lake Health Foundation
$10,000
-HMS partnership for Parent-Infant program and book for new parents

LifeAct
$3,000
-Pens for Teens

Literacy Cooperative of Greater Cleveland
$10,000
-STEP Community Volunteer Tutoring Program

Mandel Jewish Community Center
$30,000 (fourth year of $150,000 grant)
-Early childhood classrooms renovation

Montessori Development Partnerships
$50,000
-Operations/handbook/high school research/ AMI Peace Journal
$700,000 (second year of $1,500,000 grant)
-Stonebrook Montessori Capital Campaign

Montessori High School
$50,000 (third year of $150,000 grant)
-Scholarship Fund           

Museum of Contemporary Art
$5,000
-ArtSquad

Musical Arts Association
$25,000 (second year of $100,000 grant)
-Sound for the Centennial Campaign

The National Center for Family Philanthropy
$1,000
-Annual support

North Union Farmers Market
$3,000
-Keynote speaker

Temple Emanu El
$25,000 (third year of $125,000 grant)
-Capital Campaign

Urban Community School
$25,000 (second year of $100,000 grant)
-Middle school capital campaign