We are grateful for the generous philanthropy of our community.  With this support and investment, Towards Employment helps over 2,000 people advance on a career pathway each year. This is a list of organizational funders from 1/1/2014 to 12/31/14. For more funders, please see listing in annual reports.

$100,000 and above

Cuyahoga County

Social Innovation Fund

Fund for Our Economic Future

The Cleveland Foundation

United Way of Greater Cleveland

Deaconess Community Foundation


Ohio Means Jobs (Youth)

The George Gund Foundation

Saint Luke’s Foundation

Department of Labor

KeyBank Foundation

Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation


United Way of Greater Cleveland

Nordson Corporation

Ohio State Bar Association

Reinberger Foundation

William J. and Dorothy K. O’Neill Foundation

Nord Family Foundation


Forest City Enterprises

Business of Good Foundation


Fun(d) First Giving Circle, a supporting organization of The Cleveland Foundation

Third Federal Savings and Loan

The Fred A. Lennon Charitable Trust

Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Frank Hadley Ginn & Cornelia Root Ginn Foundation

Dominion Foundation

The Sherwick Fund, a supporting organization of The Cleveland Foundation

United Black Fund of Greater Cleveland

Swagelok Foundation

Swagelok Company

University Hospitals



The Sherwin-Williams Company

US Bank

Tucker Ellis LLP

Cliffs Natural Resources

Squire Patton Boggs

Porter Wright

Cleveland Industrial Training Center

RPM International, Inc.

Thompson Hine LLP

Medical Mutual of Ohio

Oriana House

Dix & Eaton


Dollar Bank


Men’s Wearhouse

Fifth Third Bank