April 26, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton 2017 annual report showcases collaborations and grants

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton recently released its 2017 annual report. With a theme of “Give hope,” the annual report has updates on investments made in 2017 while also showcasing multiple stories that demonstrate the impact the foundation is having by providing examples of the programs the foundation funds. [More]
April 13, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland president discusses “bold move” to launch The Innovation Mission

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland President Sue Krey spoke to Philanthropy Ohio about the foundation’s experience with The Innovation Mission fellowship for the organization’s Philanthropy Review spring 2018 publication. Her article appears in the “Conversations with Colleagues” section, which asked foundation leaders across Ohio to “describe the bold moves they’ve recently undertaken.” [More]
April 6, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton provides support to Stark County initiative working to reduce infant mortality

Toward Health Resiliency for Infant Vitality and Equity (THRIVE) is a collaborative of Stark County residents, community organizations/agencies—including the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton—and businesses focused on preventing and reducing infant death rates and disparities in birth outcomes. The initiative has made strides toward reducing infant mortality in the county, as reported by The Canton Repository and WKSU.org. [More]
April 5, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina awards $152,558 in spring funding

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina recently awarded $152,558 in Caritas grants for the spring 2018 grant cycle to 50 organizations. The funds will assist these organizations in providing services to individuals and families living in poverty in South Carolina. [More]
March 28, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland grant awards for first quarter of 2018 total $345,000

The board of directors of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland recently approved $345,000 in grants for the first quarter of 2018. Funding for this quarter is concentrated primarily around efforts to end homelessness, as well as to continue to strengthen the community’s resources through collaboration and partnerships. These grants support a wide range of essential organizations whose programs and initiatives serve to combat many of poverty’s root causes. [More]
March 23, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland board members recognized for contributions to NASA

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland board members Woodrow Whitlow Jr. and Robyn Gordon were honored at halftime of a recent Cleveland Cavaliers home basketball game for their contributions to NASA. The Cavaliers honored historic African American astronauts and other black pioneers in space travel during the halftime ceremony. [More]
March 21, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina holds state’s first Kinship Care Day at the Capitol

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of South Carolina held South Carolina’s first Kinship Care Day at the Capitol March 20 outside the state’s capitol building in Columbia. The gathering included grandparents, state legislators, South Carolina Department of Social Services (DSS) representatives, and numerous local kinship care supporters.

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March 14, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland helps organize event celebrating Catholic sisters

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland helped organize an intercongregational, intergenerational event March 10 that attracted more than 130 sisters, associates and young adults celebrating the contributions of women religious in the community and exploring news ways for Catholic sisters and lay partners to be companions to one another. [More]
March 7, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland promotes collaborative spirit among Catholic sisters

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland is supporting National Catholic Sisters Week (NCSW), an annual celebration that takes place from March 8-14 created to honor Catholic sisters. The foundation is devoted to sharing the important work taking place by Catholic sisters throughout the nation and is lifting up their voices by sharing Sister Stories, including one about the Collinwood Neighborhood Catholic Ministries, a grantee of the foundation's Collaboration of Ministry Initiative. [More]
March 2, 2018

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland Innovation Mission fellow discusses access to legal representation in housing cases

As a fellow in The Innovation Mission at Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland and an attorney at The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland, Hazel Remesch is exploring ways to provide legal counsel to Cleveland residents facing eviction. The foundation will be sharing the fellows' journey over the course of 18 months. First up in its fellows series is Remesch. Her article is titled "Facing Eviction, Good Luck Getting a Lawyer." [More]

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