Each GreenLight organization collects data on its work and the impact on individuals’ lives. We track this data and report progress and outcomes.
individuals and families reached this year
committed by GreenLight to Cincinnati portfolio organizations
staff members working for portfolio organizations
We search from coast-to-coast to bring the most promising, ground-breaking answers to some of Cincinnati’s most challenging poverty-related issues. Organizations in our portfolio represent the best in their fields – in innovation, measurable results and ability to scale.
The Center for Employment Opportunities is dedicated to providing immediate, effective and comprehensive employment services to men and women with recent criminal convictions. CEO’s highly structured and tightly supervised programs help participants regain the skills and confidence needed for successful transitions to stable, productive lives.
Family Independence Initiative empowers low-income families to move out of poverty through access to connections, choice and capital. FII invests resources based on the strengths and initiatives families demonstrate toward improving their lives.
My First Place is an education and employment program that serves young adults who are in or are emancipated from child welfare or probation systems. The program employs housing and case management supports to provide participants with the stable foundations that enable them to successfully transition to self-sufficiency.