Run Away with Crooked River Circus & School raised over $4,000 with ioby

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Up to $2,500 in donations matched for arts and culture projects in Cuyahoga County!

Individuals, artists, informal groups of residents, and nonprofits with budgets under $300,000 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 $2,500 until the program ends. Share your project idea below!

Submit your Idea to get started!


Eligibility Details here


How does it work?

When you crowdfund with the ioby's Fowler Family Foundation Creative Arts Matching 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 up to $2,500 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:

  • MVMT Dance Studio Cleveland

    Welcome to the MVMT Dance Studio - Cleveland crowdfunding campaign! We are excited to embark on a transformative journey that will revolutionize dance education and opportunities for aspiring artists in Northeast Ohio.

    NEEDS: $0 of 3,105 + Volunteers
  • Nature, Family and Fun!

    Nature walks help us reconnect with nature, uplifting our strength mentally, physically, and emotionally. Doing this with your child creates memories and traditions your family will always remember.

    NEEDS: $0 of 3,300
  • Cleveland Soapbox Project

    Cleveland Soap Box

    Fuel Cleveland’s youth empowerment with the Soap Box Project—an after-school initiative fostering self-expression and growth culminating in a transformative Soap Box competition. 💬🌟 #YouthEmpowerment 

    NEEDS: $0 of 1,780 + Volunteers
  • The second heART of Cleveland book will look similiar

    heART of Cleveland 2 book

    A celebration of the diverse artists and their art inspired by the great city of Cleveland. 

    NEEDS: $0 of 3,525
  • Molly & Memory


    Living on the Moon merges theater and education offering hope to individuals with mild to severe cognitive impairment and their family members. Why give in when you can fight back?

    NEEDS: $0 of 7,415 + Volunteers
  • Cleveland Rocks Music Incubator Live

    Creating free public performances, recordings and videos of seven diverse Cleveland-area Incubator artists. Presenting free live music on Waterloo Road in Collinwood.

    NEEDS: $0 of 6,831
  • 7th Annual Hat & Scarf Giveaway

    Experience the magic of our December 2023 event, inspired by art and creativity! Join us as we honor of Smiles for Smiley Foundation.

    NEEDS: $0 of 2,160 + Volunteers