April 6, 2015

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland awards $300,000 in first-quarter grants

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland awarded seven grants totaling $300,000 in the first quarter to nonprofit organizations working to end youth, adult and family homelessness and to support women religious activities to celebrate The Year of Consecrated Life as announced by Pope Francis, as well as other local community efforts. [More]
March 11, 2015

Foundation helps bring civil rights exhibit to South Carolina museum

The traveling civil rights exhibit, “Courage: The Vision to End Segregation and the Guts to Fight for It,” opened February 28 at the South Carolina State Museum in Columbia, South Carolina, with the support of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina. [More]
March 6, 2015

Foundation of Canton supports, helps expand successful anti-bullying program

In August 2011, the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton committed $89,460 over three years to help the Stark County Educational Service Center and Stark County parochial schools implement the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program across the county. The program is now being implemented in 29 Stark County public and parochial schools that serve more than 11,000 students.
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February 9, 2015

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina senior research director selected for prestigious Diversity Leaders Initiative

The senior research director of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina, Stephanie Kripa Cooper-Lewter, is one of 38 leaders from across the South Carolina Midlands selected to participate in the eighth class of the Riley Institute at Furman’s Diversity Leaders Initiative (DLI). [More]
January 2, 2015

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina elects new board of trustees chair and adds three new members

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently elected Rick Mendoza to serve as the chair of its board of trustees, and added three new board members. [More]
December 24, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $172,000 to 10 Community Enrichment grantees

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded 10 Community Enrichment grants totaling $172,000, bringing the foundation total in Community Enrichment grants to $332,000 for the year. [More]
December 10, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $80,950 to Caritas grantees

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina has awarded $80,950 to 30 Caritas grantees in the last award cycle of 2014. The purpose of the Caritas Grants program is to provide support to organizations dealing with situational poverty or crisis poverty. The demand for food, clothing, shelter and free health programs, as well as other immediate needs, is expanding for organizations providing these services. Caritas Grant awards are up to $5,000 for a one-year period. [More]
December 9, 2014

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton awards $1.3 million in grants and funds

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton has announced $1.3 million in grants and restricted funds for the third and fourth quarters of 2014. In addition to the grants, the foundation’s board approved a restricted fund to support expansion of the SPARK kindergarten-readiness program in Stark County. [More]
December 5, 2014

White House blog covers Pay for Success program announced for Cuyahoga County

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland recently joined many partners in unveiling the nation’s first county-level Pay for Success program. As part of the announcement, Jonathan Greenblatt, who is special assistant to President Obama and director of the Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation, authored this article explaining the Pay for Success model. [More]
December 4, 2014

Nation’s first county-level Pay for Success program aims to reconnect foster children with caregivers in stable, affordable housing

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland joined many partners on December 4 in announcing the nation’s first county-level Pay for Success program. Announced during a conference in Chicago hosted by the White House’s Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation, the program – known as the Partnering for Family Success Program—aims to reconnect foster children in Cuyahoga County with caregivers in stable, affordable housing. This innovative program will deliver intensive 12-15 month treatment to 135 families over five years to reduce the length of stay in out-of-home foster care placement for children whose families are homeless. [More]

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