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The Fund for the Future of Heights Libraries (FFHL) was established in 2013 by the Heights Libraries Board of Trustees as a 501(c)(3) organization that is entrusted to administration by the Cleveland Foundation. The Friends of the Heights Library provided $10,000 as seed money for this fund.

Individuals and organizations may contribute to the Fund for the Future of Heights Libraries as a tribute to a friend, to memorialize a loved one, or to honor a special occasion. You may remember the Fund for the Future of Heights Libraries in your will, with an insurance policy, or through donation of other assets.

Help preserve our legacy with funding that will support our buildings and services long after the current generation is gone.

There are two ways to give your tax deductible contribution:

  1. Cleveland Foundation:
    Planned giving is an option that can be arranged by the Cleveland Foundation support staff.
    Call Michelle at (216) 615-7145 or visit the Cleveland Foundation’s website and write “Fund for the Future of Heights Libraries” in the search box.
  2. Mail a check to:
    FFHL, Lee Road Branch
    2345 Lee Road
    Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118

The Board of Directors of the Fund for the Future of Heights Libraries

  • Hugh Weinberg, President
  • Courtney Eaton, CPA, Treasurer
  • Jackie Nachman, Corresponding Secretary
  • Sydney Benson
  • Abby Botnick
  • Ray Gonzalez
  • Sue Janssen
  • Chase Klingenstein
  • Renee Lewin
  • Esther Moss
  • Adaora Schmeidl, MBA
  • Chris Mentrek, President, Library Board of Trustees
  • Nancy Levin, Director Heights Libraries

Contact us at or (216) 932-3600 ext. 1240

Thanks to our donors for their assistance during our Centennial Celebration