Land Bank Charities

Northeast Ohio charities team up to gift rehabbed homes to single moms, veterans, and others in need

Northeast Ohio charities team up to gift rehabbed homes to single moms, veterans, and others in need

Land Bank Charities provides house, grant money for renovation Yvette Applewhite and her 12-year-old daughter were just handed the title ...
The Challenging Work of Nonprofit Housing

The Challenging Work of Nonprofit Housing

Some of the most gratifying work of the Cuyahoga Land Bank is when we can execute our "brick and mortar" ...
Inspired to Affect Change

Inspired to Affect Change

Danielle Acosta was shocked by the glaring, overwhelming need for affordable, safe housing while working as an educator of low-income ...
Habitat Dedicates Former Land Bank House

Habitat Dedicates Former Land Bank House

Greater Cleveland Habitat for Humanity dedicated their 13th house of 2020 in mid-November. The house, located on Wilmore Avenue in ...
My Favorite Collaborations

My Favorite Collaborations

By Jacqui Knettel In this ongoing series, we revisit some of our extraordinary collaborations that are making a real difference ...
A New Home for the Holidays

A New Home for the Holidays

The Cuyahoga Land Bank took part in a dedication and prayer service welcoming Star and her three children to their ...
Bessie's Angels Dedicate Second Home

Bessie’s Angels Dedicate Second Home

Friends, neighbors and volunteers gathered in September to celebrate the official opening of Bessie’s Place II, a permanent low-income housing ...
Soldiers Journey Together in Recovery

Soldiers Journey Together in Recovery

Friends and supporters of Building Hope in the City (BHITC), a Christian mission organization focused on the renewal of urban ...
A Grand Day!

A Grand Day!

A big crowd of supporters gathered June 11th  for the ribbon cutting and official opening of the Greater Cleveland Fisher ...
“Housing is essential:” Local nonprofits provide new beginnings with vacant, foreclosed homes

“Housing is essential:” Local nonprofits provide new beginnings with vacant, foreclosed homes

Another aspect of the Cuyahoga Land Bank's work is rehabilitating distressed properties with the help of community partners, including dozens ...
Hundreds Walk, Run and Mosey for Habitat

Hundreds Walk, Run and Mosey for Habitat

The Cuyahoga Land Bank proudly sponsored and participated in this year’s Habitat for Humanity, Greater Cleveland 5K/1mi Walk/Run/Mosey at Edgewater Park ...
Case Study: Place Making: Elizabeth Baptist Church

Case Study: Place Making: Elizabeth Baptist Church

Elizabeth Baptist Church, a pillar of the Hyacinth neighborhood on Cleveland’s east side, has ministered to the spiritual and physical ...