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Radiance celebrates over $3 million raised for student success initiatives

Posted May 12, 2022 in Articles

On May 11, after three years, Radiance, Cleveland State University’s premier fundraising event, returned to the campus ballroom to celebrate over $3 million raised in support for student scholarships, programs, services and more. During the event, attendees gave nearly $12,000 more through a special text-to-give campaign. The CSU Foundation launched Radiance in 2010 to support high-performing juniors and seniors, whose financial needs threatened their continued enrollment. During the pandemic, Radiance expanded its reach and now celebrates donors who give to a full spectrum of philanthropic opportunities which enable CSU to attract students, help them maintain momentum, and ultimately finish college. [image:3] “This community... read more

CSU establishes Bowen Fellowship for Doctoral Studies in Urban Affairs with $1M gift

Posted May 06, 2022 in Articles

On Friday, May 6, Cleveland State University accepted a $1 million gift in honor of retiring CSU professor William M. ‘Bill’ Bowen, Ph.D. The gift from Scott Mueller, CEO of Dealer Tire, will establish the William... read more

Philanthropist, cultural arts activist Nancy W. McCann to receive 2022 Presidential Medal

Posted March 01, 2022 in Articles

Nancy W. McCann, president of the John P. Murphy Foundation and the Kulas Foundation, will be awarded the President’s Medal at this year’s Radiance: CSU Realizing the Promise event on Wednesday, May 11 in the... read more

$5 million Gund Foundation grant supports student success

Posted November 19, 2021 in Articles

A generous grant from The George Gund Foundation will provide 120 Say Yes Cleveland scholarship recipients from the Cleveland Metropolitan School District (CMSD) the opportunity to participate in Cleveland State University’s highly successful Living Learning... read more

CSU receives $1 million KeyBank gift to establish Center for Transformative Leadership

Posted November 19, 2021 in Articles

A new $1 million gift from KeyBank will help Cleveland State University further prepare students to be actively engaged citizens who have a positive, direct impact on their communities. Named for former KeyCorp chairman... read more

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