“A mind is a terrible thing to waste, but a wonderful thing to invest in.”® Why not invest your time or money in better futures for young people in Northern Ohio and around the country?
UNCF Cleveland is here to help you send a student to college and turn his or her life around. Our mission is to help Ohio students reach their full potential by providing them access to resources and dollars to get to and through college. We are helping to educate a new generation of leaders.
You can make the difference between a student dropping out of college or graduating because of lack of financial resources.
Text UNCFCLEV to 50555 to give $25, or click here to donate today and build better futures for African American students!
Want to volunteer for a formal event or a noontime luncheon with community leaders? Is a child you know looking for the right college? Can you contribute to keeping student aid available and academic programs strong at UNCF-member colleges or universities?
UNCF Cleveland will make the connection. Contact us today to learn how you can help.
Did you know?
UNCF Cleveland oversees the following scholarships for area students:
- Akron Public Schools Scholarship
- Health Careers Scholarship
- Northeast Ohio Scholars
- CMSD Scholarship
News and Events
Channel 3 WKYC: UNCF Invites Cleveland and Akron Communities to help "Build Better Futures"
Vallery B. Gaines, Area Development Director and TiaMarshae Sanford, Assistant with UNCF spoke on Channel 3 WKYC's Live on Lakeside to tell the community about UNCF's campaign “Build Better Futures” during Black History Month.
UNCF Northern Ohio Insider Newsletter
UNCF means three things to me: opportunity—what we provide to deserving students; advancement—the advantage students get by continuing their education; and access—which UNCF gives to students through scholarship and internship opportunities.
Anthony H. Brown Alumnus, Bethune-Cookman University; President, Northern Ohio UNCF Inter-Alumni Council