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Corporate & Foundation Relations

Strengthening Northeast Ohio Through Partnerships

Whether it’s providing an educated workforce to meet employer needs, tackling health care disparities, leading the way in cutting-edge technology or enriching cultural life, Cleveland State University is redefining the way urban universities engage with their communities.

In recent years, CSU has intensified its commitment to engaging in strategic partnerships for the greater good of the city, the region and the University. Mutually beneficial partnerships with corporations and foundations-- and the opportunities they present -- are an integral part of CSU’s engaged learning experience and the key to helping Cleveland and Northeast Ohio thrive.

Your Goals. Our Strengths. One Partnership.

Cleveland State’s Division of University Advancement provides a one-stop shop that links corporate and foundation partners to University leadership, faculty, staff and students. Our office helps align needs and opportunities with University priorities – creating long-term, mutually beneficial relationships.

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Let’s Partner

We look forward to working with you to build new strategic partnerships -- and strengthen existing collaborations – between Cleveland State University and the corporate community.

Julie Rittenhouse
Senior Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations


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