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The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of July 1, 2018)

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of July 1, 2018) 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 Cleveland Foundation PNC Charitable Trust/ Edwin D. Northrup II Fund The Saint Luke’s Foundation The First Energy Foundation The Lubrizol Foundation The Leonard, Lillian, Faye, Albert B. & Audrey G. Ratner Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland Lori Weinstein and David Sherriff Philanthropic Trust Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland The Raker Family Charitable Fund The Catherine L. & Edward A. Lozick 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 Weitzel Family Foundation The Brown and Kunze Foundation The David R. Conley Trust The Frank C. Sullivan Family Chauncey […]

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of June 1, 2018)

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of June 1, 2018) 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 Cleveland Foundation PNC Charitable Trust/ Edwin D. Northrup II Fund The Saint Luke’s Foundation The First Energy Foundation The Lubrizol Foundation The Leonard, Lillian, Faye, Albert B. & Audrey G. Ratner Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland Lori Weinstein and David Sherriff Philanthropic Trust Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland The Raker Family Charitable Fund The Catherine L. & Edward A. Lozick 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 Weitzel Family Foundation The Brown and Kunze Foundation The David R. Conley Trust The Frank C. Sullivan Family Chauncey […]

GCFH Summer 2018 – Update

Summer 2018 – Update The following is the update report on the status of The Greater Cleveland Fisher House (GCFH) project through May 1, 2018. The news as of the filing of this report is that groundbreaking for the two Cleveland houses took place March 23, 2018!! The long journey of the capital campaign now draws to a close and a new era for The Greater Cleveland Fisher Houses begins. As mentioned in prior correspondence, the capital campaign hit its $3 million goal. As part of a new design concept, the Greater Cleveland Fisher House will now actually be two homes with 16 suites and will accommodate up to 50 family members. The houses will be built adjacent to the grounds of The Louis Stokes VA Medical Center in University Circle, Cleveland. Again, the exact location of the eight parcels acquired is at the corner of East 105th Street and Orville, just north of The Louis Stokes VA Medical Center. It is our intention to begin winding down the formal capital campaign this year and then transition from a capital campaign task force to The Friends of the Cleveland Fisher Houses committee. Funds donated going forward will be used to […]

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of April 1, 2018)

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of April 1, 2018) 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 Cleveland Foundation PNC Charitable Trust/ Edwin D. Northrup II Fund The Saint Luke’s Foundation The First Energy Foundation The Lubrizol Foundation The Leonard, Lillian, Faye, Albert B. & Audrey G. Ratner Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland Lori Weinstein and David Sherriff Philanthropic Trust Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland The Raker Family Charitable Fund The Catherine L. & Edward A. Lozick 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 Weitzel Family Foundation The Brown and Kunze Foundation The David R. Conley Trust The Frank C. Sullivan Family Chauncey & […]

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of March 1, 2018)

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of March 1, 2018) 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 Cleveland Foundation PNC Charitable Trust/ Edwin D. Northrup II Fund The Saint Luke’s Foundation The First Energy Foundation The Lubrizol Foundation The Leonard, Lillian, Faye, Albert B. & Audrey G. Ratner Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland Lori Weinstein and David Sherriff Philanthropic Trust Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland The Raker Family Charitable Fund The Catherine L. & Edward A. Lozick 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 Weitzel Family Foundation The Brown and Kunze Foundation The David R. Conley Trust The Frank C. Sullivan Family Chauncey & […]

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll as of January 1, 2018

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of January 1, 2018) 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 Cleveland Foundation PNC Charitable Trust/ Edwin D. Northrup II Fund The Saint Luke’s Foundation The First Energy Foundation The Lubrizol Foundation The Leonard, Lillian, Faye, Albert B. & Audrey G. Ratner Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland Lori Weinstein and David Sherriff Philanthropic Trust Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland The Raker Family Charitable Fund The Catherine L. & Edward A. Lozick 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 Weitzel Family Foundation The Brown and Kunze Foundation The David R. Conley Trust The Frank C. Sullivan Family […]

GCFH Winter 2017 – Update

Winter 2017 – Update The following is the update report on the status of The Greater Cleveland Fisher House (GCFH) project through December 21, 2017. The news as of the filing of this report is that the National Fisher House Foundation has informed us that groundbreaking for the two Cleveland houses will take place this coming Spring (2018). The National Fisher House Foundation currently has eight houses under construction and are awaiting a slot opening to work us into the master construction schedule. All eight parcels of the designated project site (East 105th Street and Ashbury – a block north of The Louis Stokes VA Medical Center) were assembled under one title for transfer to the Veterans Administration. That transfer officially took place on June 30, 2017. We are now awaiting an official groundbreaking date from the Fisher House National Foundation in Rockville, Maryland. All that can be done on the Cleveland-end of the equation has been done. As mentioned in prior correspondence, the capital campaign hit its $3 million goal. As part of a new design concept, the Greater Cleveland Fisher House will now actually be two homes with 16 suites and will accommodate up to 50 family members. […]

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of December 1, 2017)

The Greater Cleveland Fisher House Honor Roll (as of December 1, 2017) 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 Cleveland Foundation PNC Charitable Trust/ Edwin D. Northrup II Fund The Saint Luke’s Foundation The First Energy Foundation The Lubrizol Foundation The Leonard, Lillian, Faye, Albert B. & Audrey G. Ratner Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland Lori Weinstein and David Sherriff Philanthropic Trust Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Federation of Cleveland The Raker Family Charitable Fund The Catherine L. & Edward A. Lozick 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 Weitzel Family Foundation The Brown and Kunze Foundation The David R. Conley Trust The Frank C. Sullivan Family Chauncey & […]

Fisher House Foundation Reaches Milestone of 75 Fisher Houses

From our Parent Organization: With Three New Homes, the Fisher House Program Can Support Up to 1,000 Families Per Night Rockville, MD, Dec. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In a little over 25 years, Fisher House Foundation has built 75 Fisher Homes for Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs hospitals.  If that number isn’t impressive enough, on any given night, up to 1,000 families can safely and free of charge stay in a Fisher House. Full story here: http://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2017/12/20/1267003/0/en/Fisher-House-Foundation-Reaches-Milestone-of-75-Fisher-Houses.html

GCFH Fall 2017 – Update

The following is the update report on the status of The Greater Cleveland Fisher House (GCFH) project through October 8, 2017. The news as of the filing of this report is that the National Fisher House Foundation has informed us that groundbreaking for the two Cleveland houses will take place this coming Spring (2018). The National Fisher House Foundation currently has eight houses under construction and are awaiting a slot opening to work us into the master construction schedule. All eight parcels of the designated project site (East 105th Street and Ashbury – a block north of The Louis Stokes VA Medical Center) were assembled under one title for transfer to the Veterans Administration. That transfer officially took place on June 30, 2017. We are now awaiting an official groundbreaking date from the Fisher House National Foundation in Rockville, Maryland. All that can be done on the Cleveland-end of the equation has been done. As mentioned in prior correspondence, the capital campaign hit its $3 million goal. As part of a new design concept, the Greater Cleveland Fisher House will now actually be two homes with 16 suites and will accommodate up to 50 family members. The houses will be […]