Legacy Village Lyndhurst Community Fund - Deadline September 30th
Legacy Village Lyndhurst Community Fund of The Cleveland Foundation.
For Further Information Contact: Joan Cern, Donor Relations, (216) 615-7145.
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The Legacy Village Lyndhurst Community Fund of The Cleveland Foundation, which was created by The Legacy Village Partners LLC to support philanthropic and other charitable purposes in Lyndhurst, its contiguous communities and the South Euclid - Lyndhurst public schools, is currently preparing to distribute its first grants, with plans to make awards before year end.
The Fund will award multiple grants ranging from $250 to $5,000. Grants will be awarded for charitable projects that support Lyndhurst and its neighboring communities and/or the South Euclid - Lyndhurst public schools. Tax-exempt organizations and governmental agencies are eligible to receive grants from the Fund. However, it cannot make grants to individuals or religious organizations for religious purposes.
Grant applications are available in a number of locations in both South Euclid and Lyndhurst, including:
About the Legacy Village Lyndhurst Community Fund
The Legacy Village Lyndhurst Community Fund was created in 2003 to primarily support philanthropic and other charitable purposes in Lyndhurst, Ohio, its contiguous communities and The South Euclid - Lyndhurst public schools.
About The Cleveland Foundation
The Cleveland Foundation is a public charity dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in Greater Cleveland. It is the oldest and second-largest community foundation in the nation. Its establishment in 1914 is cited as one of 10 events that most heavily influenced the development of the nonprofit sector in the 20th century and it continues to be a leader in its field. The Foundation has assets of approximately $1.4 billion and in 2003 awarded more than $70 million in grants and low-cost loans to Cleveland area nonprofit organizations. Since its inception, it has provided more than $900 million to nonprofit organizations and causes.
The Cleveland Foundation is made up of more than 800 funds created by individuals, families, organizations, and corporations. It offers donors of all means the opportunity to have a lasting impact on their community while maximizing income, gift and estate tax benefits.
For more information about the organization, visit www.clevelandfoundation.org
All grant applications are due by March 31st and September 30th of each year.
Information provided by the City of Lyndhurst, Ohio @ www.lyndhurst-oh.com.