We know that community members have great ideas to make their Sacramento neighborhoods stronger, more vibrant, and more just through the arts. That's why The City of Sacramento Office of Arts & Culture is doubling donations for eligible local arts & culture projects across the city!

Get up to $15,000 in donations matched for your arts & culture project in Sacramento!

Are you an artist or community member dreaming up a public art project?
Are you a non-arts organization looking to use arts in your programs?
A dancer who needs money for a performance in a park?
An artist educator reaching new audiences?
An individual with an idea or a program in your neighborhood?

Donations are matched up to $1,000 per donor, and participants access up to $15,000 until the match program ends.

Tell us your idea to get Started

Talk to Miriam, the ioby Match Programs Director:

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How does it work?

Click here for Eligibility and Details

When you crowdfund with the ioby Sacramento Arts & Culture Match Program, 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 $1,000 per donation and $15,000 per project.)
  • We offer fiscal sponsorship to groups that are not a 501c3. If you identify as BIPOC, we may waive our fee.
  • Our fees are very low because we are a nonprofit.

Share your idea to get started!


Click to Watch: Eligibility Explained




Need inspiration? Check out what residents have accomplished in these other arts & culture ioby match programs!

Artists Lead! Match Program                             2021 Cuyahoga Arts & Culture Match Program

Awesome Project: Art in the Garden          2020 Cuyahoga Arts & Culture Match Program

Awesome Project: Rising Voices Youth Choir                   2019 Power Up Neighborhood Match


ioby Sacramento Arts & Culture Match Program participants:

  • Logo


    An intimate (living room) show with a unique set, live band and small crowd for emerging/established artists,leading to a release party and network mixer for intergenerational creatives.

    NEEDS: $6,400 of 7,000 + Volunteers
  • Drippy Graphic's for Athletes

    A new workshop for sports fashion design. Learn techniques to create show stopping sports apparel!

    NEEDS: $0 of 30,000
  • Alignment Press

    Alignment Press is Sacramento's first Risograph printmaking studio. Our mission is to provide printmaking education, equipment access, and support for independent projects to the greater Sacramento community.

    NEEDS: $0 of 15,228 + Volunteers
  • All In One All-styles "Crew "Dance Battle

    You guys want a change? A strong community? Can we finally bring people to Sacramento instead of leaving to go other places? It starts here, support this event. If you don't feel it.....it's not dance. 

    NEEDS: $0 of 10,590
  • Mutual aid in Sacramento helping homeless

    Sacramento Homelessness Crisis Documentary

    A local Sacramento filmmaking team are taking a look at the homelessness crisis and need your support in starting a conversation around this escalating crisis. 

    NEEDS: $0 of 19,986
  • Group Members

    WillTicketz Project

    If you have the “Will” to lead in life, then come with us we’re writing “Tickets” for success the WillTicketz way!!!!!

    NEEDS: $30,457 of 30,457 + Volunteers
  • Discovery All Stars!

    Discovery All Stars!

    We provide year-round socialization/recreational activities that build self-esteem, teach a healthy lifestyle and job skills for people with disabilities including mental health.  

    NEEDS: $21,824 of 30,457 + Volunteers
  • Makers Mart

    Makers Mart is a handmade local shopping event that brings Sacramento artisans together with the community for an fun annual holiday shopping experience. 


    NEEDS: $0 of 31,604 + Volunteers
  • Children in Sensory Friendly Dance Classes

    Sensory Friendly Dance

    Sensory Friendly Dance provides accessible dance classes and performances designed for neurodiverse and neurotypical individuals to enjoy together in an inclusive, welcoming, and accepting environment.

    NEEDS: $0 of 10,863