Have an idea to bring arts and culture to life in Cuyahoga County?

The Cuyahoga Arts & Culture Match Fund supports the residents and organizations making our county more vibrant and creative! So whether you're dreaming of a film series, new mural, community garden, or a dance parade, you may be eligible to get your fundraising dollars doubled when you crowdfund your project with ioby!

Individuals, artists, informal groups of residents, and nonprofits, can all receive one-on-one fundraising coaching and dollar-for-dollar matching funds up to $5,000 on their ioby crowdfunding campaign in support of projects that bring arts and culture to Cuyahoga County residents. Share your project idea below to get started and double your dollars!

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For all the details on eligibility and how this match works, read our match FAQ.

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Check out these past projects for inspiration, or start a project of your own to be featured here:

  • 51st Annual Puerto Rican Parade & Festival

    A historic celebration of arts and culture, with creative floats, music, dancing, ethnic foods, and the colorful world of the Puerto Rican diaspora within the Cleveland community.  

    NEEDS: $0 of 10,345 + Volunteers
  • Cosgrove 5.8

    Concerts for Cleveland

    Inspiring underserved audiences with great music in unusual settings to build community and love our neighbors, affirming the value of all people.

    NEEDS: $0 of 8,500 + Volunteers
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    fp Creative: Innovative Music Programs

    We're diverse musicians who provide resources for other artists to grow, perform and connect. Our concert experiences are fresh and excite audiences for classical and original music. 

    NEEDS: $0 of 4,330 + Volunteers
  • Recording

    Fresh Camp Fundraiser 2018

    Fresh Camp is a neighborhood-based hip-hop summer camp that cultivates creativity, confidence and character in some of Cleveland's underserved but vital communities. 

    NEEDS: $0 of 31,321