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Jaclyn Sablosky
Jaclyn Sablosky
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RFP Release: Greater Cincinnati Foundation to Fund Food, Shelter, Behavioral Health Initiatives

Greater Cincinnati Foundation (GCF) invites organizations to apply for up to $50,000 in funding to help the region’s most vulnerable have better access to food, shelter and behavioral health services. Grants will be increased from $35,000 to $50,000 this year as a response to the shift in funding available in the community in this critical sector. The deadline to apply is 5 p.m. Friday, February 1. Details are available on the Providing a Safety Net for Individuals and Families request for proposal (RFP) document on www.gcfdn.org/rfp.

Greater Cincinnati Foundation Announces Partners Who Will Bring New Office Space to Life

Greater Cincinnati Foundation (GCF) is pleased to announce it will partner with DNK, Kolar and RCF Group to ensure GCF’s mission to connect people with purpose is reflected in its new office space.
Giving Black: Cincinnati — A Rich Legacy of Philanthropy

Giving Black: Cincinnati — A Rich Legacy of Philanthropy

Greater Cincinnati Foundation (GCF) invites you to join us as we release the report Giving Black: Cincinnati on Thursday, December 6, from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. The report, co-funded by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and New England Blacks in Philanthropy, is the result of research we commissioned in 2017 to explore the generous, often overlooked history of black philanthropy in our region and identify the giving priorities of our black residents today.

Cincinnati Chamber Adds Transportation Coalition Leader

Experienced campaign and coalition leader will nurture a broad, diverse coalition to support transportation investments
12/6 Giving Black Research Release Event

12/6 Giving Black Research Release Event

The Giving Black: Cincinnati Project is a study of black philanthropy in our region. Greater Cincinnati Foundation worked with New England Blacks in Philanthropy, along with support from the Kellogg and Ford foundations, to collect data on local black giving. By understanding how African Americans give of their time, talent and treasure, collectively we can work to improve our community for all who call our region home.
Community Organizations Awarded $159,199 for Organizing and Advocacy

Community Organizations Awarded $159,199 for Organizing and Advocacy

GCF recognizes that the strength of our communities lies in harnessing the wisdom within all neighborhoods to drive equitable, sustainable change. This fall we awarded Strengthening Communities Through Organizing and Advocacy grants totaling $159,199 to seven visionary nonprofit organizations. While we did not receive co-investment dollars for these grants, we strongly believe that such work is integral to achieving an equitable future for our region.
Your Generous Year-End Giving: Important Information

Your Generous Year-End Giving: Important Information

As the leaves turn — and nightfall arrives earlier, with a cooler edge — our focus shifts to planning for the upcoming holiday season. While marking your calendar with all the events the season brings, you may also want to consider your strategy for year-end giving opportunities before the festive rush is upon us.