Browse Knight-Funded Ideas

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The Goodwill Industries of Akron

For a new collaborative program to assist youth "aging out" of foster care, providing them with career guidance, work preparation and financial education


To produce an investigative report on gas- and oil-well drilling, The Raymond John Wean Foundation will help enable a new operating partnership between the and a local National Public Radio affiliate. 


To communicate local Knight mission and initiatives, as well as solicit community support and partnership for after school and economic development programs

Tuesday Musical Association

To honor the memory of the Knight brothers' mother through support of the Clara I. Knight Scholarship Endowment Fund at the Tuesday Musical Association

Tuesday Musical Association

To engage young people and develop a future audience for classical music by expanding the educational outreach component of the FUZE! series, a collaboration between Tuesday Musical Association and the Akron Art Museum

University Park

For a program-related investment providing direct financial support for University Square and advancing the development of Akron's Exchange neighborhood

University Park Alliance

To provide bridge funding to University Park Alliance for interim operations support while working toward a larger grant supporting revitalization efforts through urban re-investment and community engagement

University Park Alliance

To help University Park Alliance strengthen its core engagement and partnership work and to launch efforts that provide sustainable long-term income

University Park YMCA

To help fund the construction of University Park YMCA, a new facility in Akron's biomedical corridor

University of Akron

To underwrite half of the cost of developing a 10-year business plan for a new Academic Health Center in Akron

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