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More Volunteers STILL Needed for 7th Annual Lacrosse Showcase

Burning River Lacrosse is hosting its 7th Annual Lacrosse Showcase to benefit The Greater Cleveland Fisher House (GCFH).  The Showcase will take place Saturday, May 7th, at Hawken High School.  VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED TO WORK THIS EVENT. Below is a list of where we still need volunteers: · Setup help – 8:30 to 10 am · Ticket takers – 9 to 11 am, 1 to 3 pm, 3 to 430 pm · Beverage sales – 10 to 12, 12 to 2, 2 to 4 pm · T-shirt / auction items sales – 10 to 12, 2 to 4 pm · Field Manager – 12 to 3 PM, 3:30 to 5:30 pm The volunteer sign up list is live at:  www.SignUpGenius.com/go/10C0C4DAFA928A1FB6-2016 Volunteers can click on the link and register for anyone single or multiple spots. For full event info, visit http://greaterclevelandfisherhouse.org/event/lacrosse-showcase-fundraiser-hawkin/  

Help Us Build A Home That Heals — Only $200k to go!

April 12, 2012 — SSG Travis Mills lost both arms and legs in an IED blast in Afganistan. His wife Kelsey and daughter Chloe remained his primary motivation in becoming one of five people to ever survive a quadruple amputation. They healed together at Fisher House, DC. Every dollar donated  to GCFH will give Cleveland Vets and their families a home to heal while receiving care from Stokes VA Hospital. $2.8 M Raised // $3M Goal — Only $200k to go!    

Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of March 1, 2016)

  The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of March 1, 2016) The Greater Cleveland Fisher House would like to thank the approximately 1,000 individual donors, as well as the following business, organizations, foundations and community groups who have stepped up to help us “put a face on it… and families in it.”: Charitable Foundations The Eaton Corporation Foundation The Lincoln Electric Foundation The Dominion Energy Foundation The KeyBank Foundation The Mt. Sinai Foundation The Saint Luke’s Foundation The Lubrizol Foundation The Joyce M. and Herbert W. Stielau Foundation The TurtleCon Fund The Sherwin Williams Company The Fifth/Third Bank Foundation The Alcoa Foundation The Timken Charitable Education Fund Medical Mutual of Ohio The Honorable Louis Stokes Weitzel Family Foundation The Brown and Kunze Foundation The David R. Conley Trust The Frank C. Sullivan Family Chauncey & Marion D. McCormick Family Foundation The Murdough Foundation The Genworth Foundation The I-X Center/Park Ohio Foundation The Cleveland Browns Foundation The Combined Federal Campaign The Progressive Insurance Foundation Emerson Charitable Trust Mr. and Mrs. Stephen M. Mihaly, Jr. Mr. Andrew Rayburn Automobile Dealers Educational Assistance Foundation The Enterprise Holdings Foundation The Donovan Veterans Fund/Akron Community Foundation The Kline Family Foundation The David and Inez Myers Foundation […]

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of February 1, 2016)

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of February 1, 2016) The Greater Cleveland Fisher House would like to thank the approximately 1,000 individual donors, as well as the following business, organizations, foundations and community groups who have stepped up to help us “put a face on it… and families in it.”:   Charitable Foundations The Eaton Corporation Foundation The Lincoln Electric Foundation The Dominion Energy Foundation The KeyBank Foundation The Mt. Sinai Foundation The Saint Luke’s Foundation The Lubrizol Foundation The Joyce M. and Herbert W. Stielau Foundation The TurtleCon Fund The Sherwin Williams Company The Fifth/Third Bank Foundation The Alcoa Foundation The Timken Charitable Education Fund Medical Mutual of Ohio The Honorable Louis Stokes Weitzel Family Foundation The Brown and Kunze Foundation The David R. Conley Trust The Frank C. Sullivan Family Chauncey & Marion D. McCormick Family Foundation The Murdough Foundation The Genworth Foundation The I-X Center/Park Ohio Foundation The Cleveland Browns Foundation The Combined Federal Campaign The Progressive Insurance Foundation Emerson Charitable Trust Mr. and Mrs. Stephen M. Mihaly, Jr. Mr. Andrew Rayburn Automobile Dealers Educational Assistance Foundation The Enterprise Holdings Foundation The Donovan Veterans Fund/Akron Community Foundation The Kline Family Foundation The David and Inez Myers […]

The GCFH Honor Roll – as of January 1, 2016

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of January 1, 2016) The Greater Cleveland Fisher House would like to thank the approximately 1,000 individual donors, as well as the following business, organizations, foundations and community groups who have stepped up to help us “put a face on it… and families in it.”: Charitable Foundations The Eaton Corporation Foundation The Lincoln Electric Foundation The Dominion Energy Foundation The KeyBank Foundation The Mt. Sinai Foundation The Saint Luke’s Foundation The Lubrizol Foundation The Joyce M. and Herbert W. Stielau Foundation The TurtleCon Fund The Sherwin Williams Company The Fifth/Third Bank Foundation The Alcoa Foundation The Timken Charitable Education Fund Medical Mutual of Ohio The Honorable Louis Stokes The Brown and Kunze Foundation The David R. Conley Trust The Frank C. Sullivan Family Chauncey & Marion D. McCormick Family Foundation The Murdough Foundation The Genworth Foundation The I-X Center/Park Ohio Foundation The Cleveland Browns Foundation The Combined Federal Campaign The Progressive Insurance Foundation Emerson Charitable Trust Mr. and Mrs. Stephen M. Mihaly, Jr. Mr. Andrew Rayburn Automobile Dealers Educational Assistance Foundation The Enterprise Holdings Foundation The Donovan Veterans Fund/Akron Community Foundation The Kline Family Foundation The David and Inez Myers Foundation The Carbiener Family Charitable […]

#GivingTuesday at GCFH

WHAT IS #GIVINGTUESDAY? We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 1, 2015, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give. It’s a simple idea. Just find a way for your family, your community, your company or your organization to come together to give something more. Then tell everyone you can about how you are giving. Join us and be a part of a global celebration of a new tradition of generosity.   Please donate to the Greater Cleveland Fisher House in support of #GivingTuesday by using the form below.  

GCFH in Crain’s 2015 Giving Guide

    ABOUT THE 2015 GIVING GUIDE From fundraisers and volunteer work to estate planning opportunities, there is no shortage of ways to get involved in Northeast Ohio’s nonprofit causes. The 2015 Crain’s Cleveland Business Giving Guide is designed to serve as a one-stop resource for reviewing the various philanthropic endeavors available for giving back to the community. Produced by Crain’s Content Studio – Cleveland and presented by The Cleveland Foundation, the Giving Guide is a collection of information submitted directly by the nonprofits as a way to familiarize readers with their organizations. All participating nonprofits purchased discounted advertising space. See The Greater Cleveland Fisher House’s listing here.

Veterans Day 2015: Freebies, discounts and specials for our military heroes

(from Fox8.com) Wednesday, Nov. 11, is Veterans Day; restaurants, stores and other establishments all across the country and Northeast Ohio are thanking our military heroes. Many are offering special discounts, free meals or free admission to veterans and members of the military. **Most businesses require proof of military service, and the deals include participating locations only. It’s recommended you call specific locations to make sure they are taking part in the promotions. If you would like to submit a discount/freebie not on this list, email the information to tips@fox8.com. RESTAURANTS/EATERIES — Applebee’s: Veterans and active duty military receive a free meal from a limited menu on Nov. 11. — Bar Louie: Free meal worth up to $12 value for veterans and military personnel on Nov. 10 and Nov. 11. — Bob Evans: Veterans and active military personnel receive free all you can eat hotcakes on Nov. 11. — Bonefish Grill. Veterans and military members will receive a complimentary ‘Bang Bang Shrimp’ at all Bonefish Grill locations on Nov. 11. Valid military ID required. — California Pizza Kitchen: Veterans and active military receive a complimentary entrée from a special menu on Nov. 11. — Chili’s: All veterans and active military can get a free entree […]

GCFH Honor Roll (as of November 1, 2015)

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of November 1, 2015)   The Greater Cleveland Fisher House would like to thank the approximately 1,000 individual donors, as well as the following business, organizations, foundations and community groups who have stepped up to help us “put a face on it… and families in it.”:   Charitable Foundations The Eaton Corporation Foundation The Lincoln Electric Foundation The Dominion Energy Foundation The KeyBank Foundation The Mt. Sinai Foundation The Saint Luke’s Foundation The Lubrizol Foundation The Joyce M. and Herbert W. Stielau Foundation The TurtleCon Fund The Sherwin Williams Company The Fifth/Third Bank Foundation The Alcoa Foundation The Timken Charitable Education Fund Medical Mutual of Ohio The Honorable Louis Stokes The Brown and Kunze Foundation The David R. Conley Trust The Frank C. Sullivan Family Chauncey & Marion D. McCormick Family Foundation The Murdough Foundation The Genworth Foundation The I-X Center/Park Ohio Foundation The Cleveland Browns Foundation The Combined Federal Campaign The Progressive Insurance Foundation Emerson Charitable Trust Mr. and Mrs. Stephen M. Mihaly, Jr. Mr. Andrew Rayburn Automobile Dealers Educational Assistance Foundation The Enterprise Holdings Foundation The Donovan Veterans Fund/Akron Community Foundation The David and Inez Myers Foundation The Castele Family Foundation The […]