Joseph Named to George Gund Foundation Board of Trustees

March 6, 2018 / No Comments

Mark Joseph, the Leona Bevis/Marguerite Haynam Associate Professor in Community Development, has been named to the George Gund Foundation’s board of trustees. Joseph is the founding director of the National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities, which conducts research and consulting projects in...

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New Funding for PERI Means More Agencies Can Receive Assistance

January 8, 2018 / No Comments

Introduced in November 2015 to a gathering of more than two dozen Cleveland-area social service administrators and leaders, the Partnership for Evaluation, Research, and Implementation (PERI) is designed as a high-quality, low-cost program evaluation resource center for child- and family-focused ...

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Watch: Conversations in Philanthropy 2015

July 22, 2015 / No Comments

Cleveland claims a historic role in the philanthropic sector, as home to the world’s first community foundation and the precursor to the United Way movement. But how has the landscape of the philanthropic sector changed in the past 100 years? What is its relevance to social change? And what...

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Conversations in Philanthropy Speaker Series Announced

January 23, 2015 / No Comments

The Mandel School is pleased to announce a three-part speaker series, “Conversations in Philanthropy,” taking place this spring at the Mandel Community Studies Center.  Each event will feature two leaders in the field who will engage in a discussion of the state of philanthropy and it...

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Dr. Robert Fischer and the Poverty Center assist Cleveland preschool initiative

March 13, 2014 / No Comments

Expanding the availability of high-quality preschool for thousands of Cleveland children is the goal of PRE4CLE, a sweeping city-wide initiative that includes the Mandel School’s Dr. Robert Fischer and the Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development. Dr. Fischer served on the Clevelan...

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