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:

  • Group of adults upcycling with fabric on a table outside

    Expanding Impact & Space for Creativity

    Over 9 years, we have processed creative material donations equal to the weight of 18 full grown rhinoceroses. Our work has enormous creative impact & it's time to expand!

    NEEDS: $0 of 12,392 + Volunteers
  • Draw it Again!

    Through this project, we focus on bringing fathers or mentors closer to their sons or other young men with quality time creating art in a relaxed setting. 

    NEEDS: $0 of 2,551
  • Holiday Stop The Violence Concert

    In light of all the events, We are having a "Teen Stop The Violence Holiday Concert" to bring awareness to the teen violence that is happening in our City


    NEEDS: $0 of 6,143
  • Lean On Me Play

    This play was created to bring awareness to teen mental health crisis. I want several real life scenarios with positive solutions. These would range from how to control your emotions, peer pressure, sexuality and family.

    NEEDS: $0 of 5,556
  • Living Sober Rap Fest

    Join us as we unite to help put a stop to the opiate epidemic in Ohio through rap and poetry.

    NEEDS: $0 of 5,102