March 15, 2017

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland work to end homelessness profiled in Smart Business Cleveland

Smart Business Cleveland magazine recently interviewed Susanna Krey, president of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland, about the foundation’s work to end homelessness by addressing education and health disparities as two key components. In the article, Krey discusses how the focus isn’t on just giving people who are homeless a place to live, but providing the tools they need to become productive members of society. [More]
March 7, 2017

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 three communities. The Cleveland team successfully met the challenge by housing 105 homeless young adults and a total of 428 young adults moved in to housing in Austin, Cleveland and Los Angeles. [More]
March 6, 2017

NPR interviews Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland board member

Judge Michael John Ryan, who is a Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland board member, was recently featured on NPR’s Morning Edition as part of the StoryCorps program. StoryCorps is a national nonprofit that gives people the chance to interview friends and loved ones about their lives. Judge Ryan spoke about how his childhood inspired him to be a better father. [More]
February 22, 2017

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland celebrating Catholic sisters in Northeast Ohio

National Catholic Sisters Week (NCSW) runs from March 8-14 and the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland is helping celebrate through involvement with “A Sister to All” event March 12 from 1:00 to 3:30 p.m. at Mount Augustine at 5232 Broadview Road in Richfield, Ohio. The intergenerational event is open the public and is around the topic “Race & Grace – Let’s Talk About It.” [More]
February 17, 2017

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland president featured in Philanthropy Ohio publication

Philanthropy Ohio interviewed Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland President Susanna Krey and a few other nonprofit leaders in Ohio about funders serving as conveners in its “Philanthropy Review” winter 2016 publication. [More]
January 9, 2017

Cleveland team successful in 100-Day Challenge to End Youth Homelessness

Following a competitive nationwide search, A Way Home America announced in July that Cleveland, Austin and Los Angeles would each launch a 100-Day Challenge to advance efforts to end youth homelessness. Cleveland’s team successfully met the challenge by placing 103 young adults. [More]
December 13, 2016

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland integral to 100-Day Challenge

The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland's role in Cuyahoga County's 100-Day Challenge to end youth homelessness was recently featured by Funders Together to End Homelessness. [More]
October 12, 2016

Cuyahoga County working to house 100 homeless youth in 100 days as part of 100-Day Challenge

In September, Cleveland/Cuyahoga’s A Place 4 Me initiative set an ambitious goal to house 100 homeless youth ages 18-24 by December 18, 2016. This goal was established as part of Cleveland/Cuyahoga County’s 100-Day Challenge to prevent and end youth homelessness. [More]
August 16, 2016

Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland president co-chairs Cleveland schools' scholarship luncheon

The Cleveland Metropolitan School District (CMSD) recently held its 8th annual Army of Believers Scholarship Luncheon in downtown Cleveland to assist CMSD graduating seniors with scholarships to college. Susanna Krey, president of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland, served as the event’s honorary co-chair. [More]
July 26, 2016

National initiative to end youth homelessness selects Cleveland, Austin and Los Angeles to launch 100-Day Challenges

Following a competitive nationwide search, A Way Home America announced on July 25th that Cleveland, Austin and Los Angeles will each launch a 100-Day Challenge to advance efforts to end youth homelessness. Through the challenges, A Way Home America seeks to support and accelerate the local work of the selected communities and to inform national dialogue, learning and policy to prevent and end youth homelessness. The three communities will receive support from the Rapid Results Institute to drive toward ambitious goals over 100 days, starting September 7th.

Cleveland/Cuyahoga County’s 100-Day Challenge will be coordinated by A Place 4 Me, a cross-sector initiative of more than 50 public and private agencies. The initiative has developed a strategic plan to prevent and end youth homelessness that prioritizes youth transitioning from foster care, a population particularly vulnerable to housing instability. A Place 4 Me is a collaboration led by the YWCA Greater Cleveland; Cuyahoga County Department of Health and Human Services, including the Division of Children and Family Services and the Office of Homeless Services; FrontLine Service; the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative; and the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland, which has provided technical assistance and catalyzed funding partnership to support this initiative. [More]

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