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November 6, 2016
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The Cleveland Foundation Makes LGBT History with Grant to Gay Games

For the first time in its 31-year history, the Gay Games has a presenting sponsor: The Cleveland Foundation. With a $250,000 grant to the Gay Games, the Cleveland Foundation is set to nearly double the investments it has made in LGBT issues over the last 40 years. When we spoke with the Cleveland Foundation’s Executive Vice President, Bob Eckardt, he noted that, “[the Gay Games] are a very important event taking place in Cleveland and as a community foundation we should be an early supporter that helps the Games with early funding.” Mr. Eckardt said, “We thought being a presenting […]
November 6, 2016
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Qnotes – February 2013

Read the latest issue of Qnotes, our monthly e-newsletter, here.
November 6, 2016
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Qnotes – March 2013

Read the latest issue of Qnotes, our monthly e-newsletter, here.
November 6, 2016
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After Albuquerque, Funders Focus on What’s Next

From March 13-16, over 100 people joined us in scenic Albuquerque, New Mexico for the 2013 LGBTQ Grantmaking Retreat. Over the course of four days, this group was privy to thoughtful presentations on funding frameworks, in-depth conversations on pressing issues as well as a multitude of opportunities to catch up with old friends and meet new colleagues. The theme of our 3rd Annual LGBTQ Grantmakers Retreat, “Funding Forward: What’s Next for LGBTQ Philanthropy?” reflected the goal of this gathering: to provide grantmakers with the information and tools they need to smartly invest in LGBTQ communities today in order to positively […]