Blog posts tagged with Sustainability

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Donors Don’t Want Their Gifts Spent On Overhead … Or Do They?

August 22, 2016

“Overhead” can be a dirty word in nonprofit circles. The common belief is that many – if not most – donors don’t want their donations used for anything other than supporting the mission of the organization. So, is it myth or fact? This post shares research from GuideStar, BBB Wise Giving Alliance, and Charity Navigator about what is important to donors.

Cleveland Leads

Cleveland Leads

December 18, 2015

Monday night, at The Cleveland Foundation FRED Talk celebrating ten years of the Greater University Circle InitiativeSurdna Foundation President Philip Henderson talked about his “Rust Belt Tour” and what he found visiting Midwestern Cities.  He spoke about the importance of anchor institutions, culture, and jobs in bringing neighborhoods back the way that University Circle has come back.  Later, in a panel discussion with leaders from the Cleveland Clinic, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals, and The Cleveland Foundation, moderator Paul Clark from PNC asked Philip Henderson how he saw Cleveland.  His answer was short and to the point: “Cleveland is a leader.”