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Housing First on pace to end long-term homelessness in Cuyahoga County by 2020

CLEVELAND – Housing First, a collaboration of community organizations in Cuyahoga County, announced today that it is on pace to end long-term homelessness in the county by 2020. When construction of its $12.9-million apartment building in Brooklyn Centre is completed…
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First AWHA Community Dashboards Post

The national initiative to build the movement to prevent and end homelessness among young people – known as A Way Home America – today unveiled the first data set from its nation-wide youth homelessness Community Dashboard effort. The AWHA Community…
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SOCF Spotlight: Ending Homelessness

For the Sisters of Charity Foundation, ending homelessness in Cuyahoga County is a team effort. To that end, the foundation considers its grantees equal partners. “We’re serving as a sounding board and offering ideas and suggestions, and constantly thinking about…
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Report highlights results, learnings and next steps for 100-Day Challenge to end youth homelessness

A Way Home America recently released a brief report highlighting the results, learnings and next steps from the 100-Day Challenge to prevent and end youth homelessness. In partnership with the Rapid Results Institute, A Way Home America launched the 100-Day…
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SOCF hosts capstone event to 100-Day Challenge

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland recently hosted a convening of national and local partners in the work to prevent and end homelessness for young adults. The meeting took place at the Global Center for Health Innovation on January…
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Cleveland Team Exceeds Goal in 100-Day Challenge to End Youth Homelessness

Through collaboration, A Place 4 Me initiative housed 103 homeless young adults in 100 days CLEVELAND, OHIO – January 6, 2017 – As one of three communities selected nationally for the 100-Day Challenge to end youth homelessness, Cleveland’s team has…
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#100DayChallengeAccepted and Philanthropy’s Essential Role

Funders Together to End Homelessness recently invited us to reflect on on current work with A Way Home America and the Rapid Results Institute. Rebecca Gallant penned the following post, which was published at funderstogether.org. #100DayChallengeAccepted and Philanthropy’s Essential Role BY…
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WCPN features 100-Day Challenge

WCPN ideastream in Cleveland published the following story about the 100-Day Challenge to accelerate work to prevent and end youth homelessness in Cleveland and Cuyahoga County.   Cleveland/Cuyahoga Co. Participating in 100-Day Challenge to End Youth Homelessness WCPN, Tuesday, September…
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Cleveland/Cuyahoga Co. to House 100 Homeless Youth in 100 Days

County stakeholders commit that no youth will age out of foster care into homelessness This week, Cleveland/Cuyahoga’s A Place 4 Me initiative set an ambitious goal to house 100 homeless youth ages 18-24 by December 18, 2016, which is 100…
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100-Day Challenges attract national news

A Way Home America, the national alliance to end homelessness, recently selected Cleveland, Austin and Los Angeles to participate in 100-Day Challenges with the Rapid Results Institute. The idea for each city is use rapid innovation to accelerate our local…
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