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Grantmakers in Health publishes program officer’s perspective of philanthropy

Grantmakers In Health recently published a “Views from the Field” perspective of philanthropy from Erica Chambers, program officer for health at SOCF. In the article, Understanding Community Engagement: An Outsider-Turned-Insider’s Perspective of Philanthropy, Chambers discusses lessons learned as a community organizer over…
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FreshLo Project Uses Food, Art & Culture to Restore Communities

At the community level, health, arts, food and environment are closely connected. It’s difficult to improve one without including the others. That’s been a driving force behind funding for many food-oriented initiatives around Cleveland because these areas can yield multiple…
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SOCF Board Member, Judge Michael J. Ryan, Featured on NPR

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland Board of Directors member Judge Michael John Ryan, a judge in Cuyahoga County Juvenile Division in Ohio, was recently featured by NPR and Story Corp. He talks about his upbringing as well as his…
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$300K in grants to reduce infant mortality

The following news story was published by Crain’s Cleveland Business: Sisters of Charity Foundation awards $300,000 in grants to reduce infant mortality By LYDIA COUTRÉ, Crain’s Cleveland Business, November 25, 2015 The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland has committed $300,000…
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Plain Dealer: Foundation donates $200K to fight infant mortality

The following news story was published by The Plain Dealer: Sisters of Charity Foundation donates $200,000 to fight infant mortality in Central neighborhood By Brie Zeltner, The Plain Dealer, November 24, 2015  CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Sisters of Charity Foundation of…
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