Connect to a Cause 2021

Connecting People who Care with Causes that Matter

Our community raised $277K for Lorain County non-profit organizations through Connect to a Cause! Over 1,000 individuals donated money to the 65 organizations that participated in Connect to a Cause 2021.

Gifts ranged anywhere from $5 to $15K and we had donations from as far as  Fargo, North Dakota, Maine, and Bonita Springs, Florida.

THANK YOU to our amazing community for rallying behind so many causes that matter!

 

2021 Connect to a Cause Results

  • A Dementia Friendly Life Foundation $2,491.66
  • American Red Cross North Central Ohio $1,276.94
  • Amherst Historical Society $5,714.91
  • Avon Lake Board of Education $3,970.19
  • Avon Schools Educational Foundation $685.27
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lorain County $1,870.88
  • Blessing House $9,386.91
  • BOFE Lupus Foundation $1,204.50
  • Boys and Girls Clubs of Northeast Ohio $2,581.93
  • Brownhelm Historical Association $4,393.63
  • Common Ground $2,698.30
  • Community Congregational United Church of Christ $3,139.38
  • Cornerstone Pregnancy Services $675.92
  • Echoing Hills Village $5,455.51
  • El Centro $5,543.91
  • Elyria Arts Council $1,744.67
  • Firelands Association for the Visual Arts $1,818.86
  • Firelands Schools Endowment Fund $4,135.61
  • Foundation of the Lorain Public Library System $3,278.43
  • Friendship Animal Protective League $8,299.62
  • Friends of the Elyria Public Library $364.66
  • Girl Scouts of Northeast Ohio $1,443.70
  • Goodwill Industries of Lorain County $441.49
  • Grafton-Midview Public Library $3,961.58
  • Leadership Lorain County $8,964.88
  • Legal Aid Society of Cleveland $1,805.75
  • Lorain Board of Education $433.58
  • Lorain Palace Theatre $884.75
  • Lorain County Free Clinic $10,324.81
  • Lorain County Habitat for Humanity $770.71
  • Lorain County Historical Society $3,211.73
  • Lorain County Joint Vocational School $779.92
  • Lorain County Metro Parks $11,212.40
  • Lorain County Office on Aging $3,295.62
  • Lorain County Safe Harbor Genesis House $3,262.26
  • Lorain County Urban League $7,832.28
  • Lorain Historical Society $3,233.50
  • Lorain Lighthouse Foundation Inc. $16,728.19
  • Lucy Idol Center $841.78
  • Main Street Amherst $649.90
  • Main Street Vermilion $1,660.01
  • Main Street Wellington $2,775.62
  • Mary Lee Tucker Fund $2,739.34
  • Mighty Goliath Productions $1,819.69
  • Neighborhood Alliance $22,686.27
  • The Nord Center $5,451.50
  • North Ridgeville Board of Education $2,657.74
  • North Ridgeville Community Care $35,868.22
  • Oberlin Business Partnership $1,578.30
  • Oberlin Community Services $2,987.97
  • Partners with Paws of Lorain County $1,450.02
  • Ruby N. Jones Community Scholarship Fund $5,256.40
  • Save Our Children $3,790.82
  • Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio $11,944.45
  • Southern Lorain County Historical Society $2,818.50
  • The LCADA Way $2,728.21
  • The Salvation Army $1,515.91
  • United Way of Greater Lorain County $2,048.93
  • University Hospitals Health System $174.19
  • Voices for Children $1,853.95
  • Wesleyan Senior Living Foundation $6,464.30
  • Western Reserve Land Conservancy $1,824.86
  • YMCA of Greater Cleveland $351.36
  • YWCA Elyria $3,881.76