Our Financial Supporters

Major Donors

United Way

Impact Cleveland is an innovative arm of the United Way. We are a place-based, collective-impact experiment that UW began funding in 2014 through the Health Endowment grant. UW has been our primary funding source and helped us leverage and create positive change since our inception. 

Thank you United Way! 

Tennessee Valley Authority

Through the Smart Communities: Extreme Energy Makeovers program, in 2016, Impact Cleveland has been funded to make energy home improvements to 300 homes in/around our neighborhood. This is a vital part of our physical revitalization strategy, and is helping address one of Cleveland's greatest needs.

Thank you TVA!

General Donors

Home Depot We are the "donation partner" of the Home Depot of Cleveland, TN. Since 2015, they have been donating building materials that we use in our home repair program. Thank you Home Depot!
The Johnson FoundationIn 2016, the Johnson Foundation generously awarded us $50,000 to support the development and transformation of the Blythe Oldfield Park/Playground. Thank you Johnson Foundation!
The Jackson Family Ron and Carolyn Jackson have pledged their financial support to efforts around the Blythe Oldfield Park that will be renovated in 2016-17. Thank you Jackson Family!
The Tucker Foundation
In 2016, the Tucker Foundation gave $6,000 to bolster our career training/readiness partnership with Cleveland State Community College's OneSource and the Refuge. Thank you Tucker Foundation!

Community Garden Donors

Broad Street United Methodist Church

In 2015, BSUMC gave $3,000 to help us purchase an empty lot in the neighborhood that we have turned into an amazing community garden.

Thank you Broad Street!


Lowe's donated most of the fence material that was used to help build the fence around our community garden.

Thank you Lowe's!


Publix worked with Impact Cleveland during United Way's 2015 "Day of Action" to help build the fence around our community garden. 

 Thank you Publix!

University of TN Knoxville- Smart Community Initiative

Dozens of UTK classes were devoted to helping Cleveland develop plans to revitalize the downtown area and surrounding neighborhoods, and Impact Cleveland received a donation from one of the classes for helping with the playground and community garden.

Thank you UTK!

Thanks to all the altruistic and compassionate individuals out there who donate their time, money, and efforts into making this community a better place to live and for supporting our efforts! 

You're greatly appreciated in all you do!

             Future Donors


We want your help. In order to be sustainable long-term, we need to diversify our funding sources. If you are interested in either our overall mission/vision or specific projects/programs, we are more than willing to meet with you to discuss how your donation can have a tremendous impact in the community we serve. Please contact us at your convenience...

You can donate to Impact Cleveland by clicking on the below link. Please be sure to designate/note "Impact Cleveland" as the beneficiary of your gift. Your support is greatly appreciated!