Spring 2019 Grant Recipients

Grant Recipient Amount
Burten, Bell, Carr Development, Inc.

To provide home repairs for seniors living in Central, Kinsman, and Buckeye neighborhoods

The Center for Community Solutions

For the Council on Older Persons

Cleveland Hearing and Speech Center

To provide hearing aids and audiology services to low-income seniors

Cleveland TOPS Swingband Foundation

for senior outreach programming

Court Community Services

For yard and snow services for Cleveland seniors

Cuyahoga Community College

For equipment for the STNA training program


For the Senior Financial Empowerment Initiative

Grantmakers in Aging

For the 2019 Annual Conference

The Greater Cleveland Food Bank

To provide nutritous meals and SNAP application assistance to seniors

Greater Cleveland Volunteers

To engage older adults in addressing community needs

Karamu House

To provide live jazz and blues concerts at Cleveland area senior centers

LeadingAge Ohio

For the STNA apprenticeship program 

The Legal Aid Society of Cleveland

For legal advocacy for older adults

May Dugan Center

For programming for low-income seniors

Mental Health & Addiction Advocacy Coalition

To continue research and advocacy regarding seniors' behavioral health needs

Prevent Blindness

For EyeWatch, to provide access to free eyeglasses and vision services to seniors

Slavic Village Development

For home repair services for seniors 

Thea Bowman Center

To provide health and wellness programming for seniors