2022 Participant: LGBTQ+ Fieldhouse Art Mural Program at Studio West 117

Up to $3,000 in donations matched for community projects that 
make Cuyahoga County more vibrant through the arts!

The Cuyahoga Arts & Culture Match Fund supports organizations and residents (like you!) as they make our county more vibrant and creative. 

Individuals, artists, informal groups of residents, and nonprofits with budgets under $200,000 can all receive one-on-one fundraising coaching and dollar-for-dollar matching to your ioby crowdfunding campaign for a project that brings arts and culture to Cuyahoga County residents. Donors are matched instantly up to $500, and projects can access up to $3,000 until the program ends. Share your project idea below!

Submit your Idea to get started!


How does it work?

Eligibility Details

When you crowdfund with the ioby Cuyahoga Arts & Culture Match Fund, you'll get:

  • Our free resources and guidance for how to crowdfund.
  • A one-on-one ioby crowdfunding coach to teach you how to successfully raise donations.
  • While you crowdfund, donations will be doubled instantly. (Up to $500 per donation and $3,000 per project.)
  • We offer fiscal sponsorship to groups that are not a 501c3.  
  • Our fees are very low because we are a nonprofit.


Submit your idea to get started!


Donate to a project, or start your own to be enrolled here:

  • UPcyled Fashion: The second shop

    We will create a sustainable way for people in our community to aid in upcycling their clothing and keeping fashion circular.

    NEEDS: $23,196 of 23,196
  • Paint and Chat

    Art class for young girls to express emotions, build confidence and relieve stress. An opportunity to address critical issues and learn calming, soothing art techniques while engaging in meaningful conversations.

    NEEDS: $735 of 6,195 + Volunteers
  • Picasso

    Dad, Draw with me!

    We intend to serve and supply fathers of our community with an opportunity to bond, express together through visuals, create, learn, and have fun with art while spending quality time with their sons.

    NEEDS: $0 of 2,990
  • Sophisticlevand Drill Team

    Our Youth Drill team program.Besides having fun, this ensemble teaches young students  the value of teamwork, discipline and the foundations of musicianship.


    NEEDS: $5,831 of 6,011
  • Painting the Town

    Help beautify our Shaker Heights community one traffic utility box at a time

    NEEDS: $2,474 of 8,789
  • Cleveland Motor City Magic Oldies Revue Concert #14

    A Motown Concert at the Civic April 1, 2023 featuring Las Vegas RICK JAMES TEANA MARIE tribute also NITEBRIDGE “Motown Band” and renowned Magician, MARK PRINES !

    NEEDS: $0 of 6,000 + Volunteers