Local Non Profits

Local Pet Rescues

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Friendship APL – Elyria

8303 Murray Ridge Road, Elyria, Ohio 44035

(440) 322-4321

Hartman’s Hounds – Amherst

(440) 984-7014

Love-A-Stray – Avon Lake

Mutts in a Rut – Cleveland

Parma Animal Shelter – Parma

6260 State Road, Parma, Ohio 44134

(440) 885-8014


Safe Harbor – Avon

2949 Hayes Street, Avon, OH  44011

(440) 670-7070


Storm’s Angels – Lorain

Ziggy’s Friends – Grafton

14228 Indian Hollow Rd, Grafton, OH  44044

(440) 926-1747



Clague Playhouse

The mission of Clague Playhouse is to present quality entertainment, to provide an educational environment for all ages through the art of theater, and to serve community needs in providing cultural arts awareness.

1371 Clague Rd, Westlake, OH 44145

(440) 331-0403



Lorain County Urban League

Since 1978 the Lorain County Urban League (LCUL) has been committed to its mission to empower African Americans and all Disadvantaged persons in our community to participate equally in the educational, economic, and social mainstream.  There is a role for everyone to play, whether you are a parent, teacher, student, community leader or business leader. Consider making a donation, becoming a mentor, a tutor or taking out a membership. We believe that working together, we can achieve more while “empowering communities and changing lives.”

200 Middle Ave #200, Elyria, OH 44035

(440) 323-3364



North Pointe Ballet

North Pointe Ballet’s mission is to make classical ballet accessible to everyone in our community. NPB provides high-quality, professional ballet to the western suburbs of Cleveland through full-length theatrical events that are family-friendly, community outreach tours, educational workshops and by offering special events inclusive of audiences and performers of all abilities.

Performance Location – 617 Broadway Ave, Lorain, OH 44052

Rehearsal Location – 34869 Lorain Rd, North Ridgeville, OH 44039

(440) 723-8598



Safety To Go

Safety to Go will bring hands on safety awareness and training to elementary (grades 1-6) and primary age (grades Preschool – kindergarten) children in Ohio, with a primary emphasis on Cuyahoga and Lorain counties.

38117 Butternut Ridge Road, North Ridgeville, Ohio 44039

(440) 864-9880


Special Space Cleveland

We help to change children’s lives one bedroom at a time. We create dream bedrooms for children ages 2-19 years old with life threatening illnesses in Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain and Medina counties.  Facebook Link


Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome Foundation

Established in 1989, The Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome Foundation is the first and only international 501c.3 nonprofit organization solely dedicated to providing immediate and lifesaving educational, emotional and financial support to families, medical professionals and other caregivers before, during and after a diagnosis of twin to twin transfusion syndrome. We are dedicated to saving the babies, improving their future health and care, providing NICU, special needs and bereavement support, furthering medical research and keeping families together the way twins are meant to be.

411 Longbeach Parkway Bay Village OH 44140 USA

(800) 815-9211



University Circle, Inc

Non-profit promoting University Circle – they plan great events year-long for kids and adults alike! University Circle Inc. (UCI) is the community service corporation responsible for developing, serving and advocating for University Circle as a vibrant and complete neighborhood without borders.

Visitor center: 11330 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106

Visitor center: (216) 707-4640

Offices: 10831 Magnolia Drive, Cleveland, OH 44106

Offices: (216) 791-3900

Bay Village


The mission of BAYarts is to provide a welcoming lakeside environment to stimulate, encourage and support professional and aspiring artists of all ages through collaboration, education and exhibition.  They also host farm markets, concerts, outdoor movies, weddings and other special events.  Host of activities are always happening here.

28795 Lake Road, Bay Village, Ohio 44140

(440) 871-6543



Village Project

To come together as a community of all ages to provide meals and extended care and service to our neighbors experiencing cancer in Avon, Avon Lake, Bay village, Avon Lake, Rocky River, and Westlake Ohio.

(440) 348-9401




Save Our Kids

Our mission is to change lives by improving literacy, cultivate leadership skills through mentoring, and promote academic excellence among the at-risk youth in our community.

330 2nd St. Elyria OH, 44035

(440) 323-3272


North Ridgeville

North Ridgeville Community Care

Our mission is to care for the less fortunate people of North Ridgeville, Ohio to the best of our ability, based on supplies and funds made available to us.  Community Care will always strive to preserve human dignity, and offer assistance and referrals, in whatever area of true concern our clients bring to us.

34015 Center Ridge Rd., North Ridgeville, Ohio 44039
(440) 353-9716

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