Browse Knight-Funded Ideas

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BioEnterprise Corporation

To accelerate the growth of the bioscience industry in the greater Akron area, attracting investment dollars and creating well-paying jobs

BioMedical Corridor Development

To develop a strategy that engages business and non-profits in greater Akron around the creation and implementation of a BioMedical Corridor.

Cascade Village

To support the success of Cascade Village by empowering residents through engagement activities and life-skills education

Center for Economic Progress

To support the National Community Tax Coalition in providing intensive technical assistance and cross-community learning opportunities to organizations running Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)/Prosperity Campaigns in up to 10 Knight communities

Center for Nonprofit Excellence

To help Akron's nonprofits undergo generational leadership change by supporting a key center whose purpose is a higher performing nonprofit sector

City of Akron

To bring entertainment to Akron area residents through Lock 3 Live and to support the Lock 3 Summer Arts Experience for high school students who display an aptitude in the arts

Civic Commons

To expand on and provide deliberative online engagement tools and services to elected officials, civic leaders and media entities to inform and engage stakeholders and citizens on key community issues and deepen reader engagement with media content

Civil Society Institute

To plan a community-based component to a multi-state early childhood network and develop of a statewide partnership for Quality Pre-Kindergarten in Pennsylvania

CommonPlace

To build a web platform for local community engagement in Akron that uses trained community organizers and creates a local online sharing network for neighbors and civic leaders to connect

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