Host an Event

>> We’re truly grateful to everyone who supports Cleveland Clinic through Community Fundraising events. All events, large or small, play a significant role in raising awareness and much-needed support for Cleveland Clinic’s innovative medical research and world-class healthcare. 

Whether you’re a fundraising novice or a seasoned expert, planning and logistics are vital to the success of your event. The information below will help you organize and host a memorable event for Cleveland Clinic. And please know that our team is here to support you along the way!

Doug Cowan hosted the 3rd Annual Live Liver Golf Outing at Catawba Island Club in Port Clinton, Ohio with over 84 people joining the cause. The outing raised over $68,000 for the Cowan Family Chair for Living Donations in Liver Transplants at Cleveland Clinic.
        We’re so grateful for your support, Doug! 

 Community Fundraising Toolkits 

• Want to raise money but don’t know where to start? We've put together a guide to help you through every step of creating and planning a successful fundraiser.  
   o View downloadable Cleveland Clinic Toolkit
   o View downloadable Cleveland Clinic Children's Toolkit

 Community Fundraising Application

• All Community Fundraisers must complete the Cleveland Clinic Community Fundraising Application 60 days in advance of the event and before using Cleveland Clinic’s name and logo. After your application is approved, our team will help spread the word about your event.
   o View downloadable PDF application

 Template Download Center 

•    Download Excel Budget Formula Spreadsheet
•    Download Donation Submission Form
•    Download Media Alert Template
•    Download Thank You Letter Template

 Calendar of Events

• See a full listing of our upcoming community fundraising events.

Questions? We're Here to Help!

Our staff is available to assist you along the way. Please feel free to contact Cara Nething, Director of Community Engagement for the Philanthropy Institute, at 216.448.0609 or