The West 117th Foundation of Greater Cleveland

West 117 Foundation

A 501(c)(3) Charitable Organization

A Hub for the LGBTQ community of built on inclusivity and community engagement, that can aggregate resources and provide unparalleled opportunities in support of local LGBTQ businesses, arts and , and health and human services.

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Our innovative space lets us focus on philanthropy and reinvesting dollars back into the community. About Us


Partnering with local LGBTQ leaders and organizations, we are creating inclusive, welcoming, safe spaces for all members of our community. About Us


Providing affordable space creates opportunities to support and grow local LGBTQ business owners and entrepreneurs. About Us


A larger venue for drag performances, events, and dancing can raise the profile of LGBTQ art and culture in Cleveland. About Us

Every Bit Helps

  • ENHANCE the LGBTQ community
  • EXPAND health services
  • CREATE a safe space for all
  • ADVANCE arts & culture
  • ELEVATE the art of drag
  • PROVIDE education & outreach
  • PROMOTE philanthropy
  • SUPPORT LGBTQ businesses & entrepreneurs

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