Burton D. Morgan Foundation supports programming that advances Akron's growing entrepreneurial ecosystem, as well as select region-wide initiatives.

BRITE, $100,000
To support activities of BRITEnetwork

Bounce Innovation Hub, $937,500 
To sustain existing programing and to purchase equipment/outfit classrooms over two years

Community Initiatives, $20,000
For operating support for Entrepreneurship Funders Network

Cuyahoga Community College Foundation, $1,000
For Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

Downtown Akron Partnership, $20,000
To support the Start Downtown program

Economic Growth Foundation, $200,000
To support the launch of MAP Lab over two years

Entrepreneurs' Organization of Cleveland, $3,000
For operating support

Greater Akron Chamber Foundation, $41,752
To support the Business Resource Navigator and the Polymer Connectivity Cluster

Hebrew Free Loan Association, $150,000
For business lending in Northeast Ohio

Ideastream Public Media, $70,000
To support regional business storytelling efforts

North Hill Community Development Corporation, $20,000
To support entrepreneurship programming

Northeast Ohio Hispanic Center for Economic Development, $200,000
To support construction of CentroVilla25 facility

SEA Change Incorporated, $40,000
To support SEA Change's 2023 Northeast Ohio Cohort

Summit Artspace, $20,000
To support artist entrepreneurship programming

The Entrepreneur's EDGE, Up to $57,600
To support the EDGE Fellows program

The Well Community Development Corporation, $87,000
To support Akron Food Works

University of Akron Research Foundation, $50,000
To support the STRIDE Accelerator in 2024

Western Reserve Community Fund, $200,000
For programmatic support

Total:  $2,217,852