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Sisters of Charity Foundation Selects 5 Fellows

Five Cleveland-area professionals will begin this fall to research their ideas to disrupt the cycle of poverty as the newly announced fellows of The Innovation Mission, a ground-breaking initiative launched by the Sisters of Charity Foundation. Over one-third of Cleveland’s…
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Wanted: Innovative Ideas to Fight Poverty

This article originally appeared on the Fund for Our Economic Future blog, and was written by one of our program officers, Margaret Eigsti: One in three Cleveland residents and over half of the city’s children live in poverty. These statistics…
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This ______ fights poverty. Do you have an answer?

One big idea could change everything. Are you a leader, a doer, a thinker, an inventor? Are you ready to turn your professional experience and accomplishments into game-changing solutions that serve the greater good today and uplift generations to come?…
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Turn Big Ideas Into Solutions to Break the Cycle of Poverty in Cleveland

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland Launches The Innovation Mission Fellowship CLEVELAND, Ohio (April 26, 2017) – Business, community and civic leaders with a hunch of how to change the trajectory of poverty in Cleveland now have a powerful new…
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2017 Good Samaritan Grants Program accepting applications until June 2

As an urban center undergoing significant economic change, Cleveland has some of the highest poverty rates in the nation. From day to day, families and individuals in our community struggle to meet their basic needs as they strive to climb…
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