2018 Project Support II Panel Results and Comments

Thank you to the 133 organizations who applied for funding from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture’s 2018 Project Support II grant program.

During the Panel Review held online in fall 2017, a panel of 15 arts and culture experts from across the country evaluated the applications for CAC’s 2018 Project Support II grant program.

For more information about CAC’s Panel Review process, including funding criteria and panelists’ bios, please view the Panel Guide for the 2018 Project Support II grant program. 

To view the panel results and comments for each applicant, click on the links below. The PDF files will open in a new window.

2018 Project Support II Panel Results and Comments
Fall 2017

AfricaHouse International

Arts for All Northeast Ohio

Arts in Strongsville

Arts Renaissance Tremont

Bay Village Community Band

Beachwood Arts Council

Beachwood Historical Society

Blazing River Arts Group

Blue Streak Ensemble

Brodview Heights Spotlights

Brooklyn Heights Service Clubs

Bureau of Drug Abuse Cleveland Treatment Center

Burning River Baroque

Burten, Bell, Carr Development, Inc.

Campus District, Inc

Case Western Reserve University

Catholic Charities Corporation

Cedar Fairmount Special Improvement District

Cesear's Forum

Choral Arts Society of Cleveland

City of Fairview Park Ohio Municipal Foundation

Cleveland Blues Society Incorporated

Cleveland Chamber Collective

Cleveland Chamber Symphony

Cleveland City Dance Company

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland Comedy Festival

Cleveland Composers Guild

Cleveland Eid Unity Festival

Cleveland Hearing and Speech Center

Cleveland Leadership Center

Cleveland Philharmonic Orchestra

Cleveland TOPS Swingband

Cleveland West Art League

Collective Arts Network

Connecting for Kids of Westlake OH

Coventry Village Special Improvement District

Cuyahoga River Community Planning


Dancing Classrooms Northeast Ohio

Deutscher Musik Verein

DJAPO Cultural Arts Institute, Inc.

Donauschwaben German-American Cultural Center

Dunham Tavern Museum

Dyngus Day Cleveland

Eliza Bryant Village

Empowering Epilepsy

Environmental Health Watch

Errin Ministries

Euclid Beach Park Now

Famicos Foundation

Far West Center

FiveOne Music, Inc.



Fred and Laura Ruth Bidwell Foundation

Friends of Euclid Creek

Friends of the East Cleveland Public Library

From Me 2 U Inc.

Front Steps Housing and Services


Golden Ciphers

Good Company: a Vocal Ensemble

Greater Cleveland Sports Commission

Harvard Community Services Center

Hummingbird Project

International Women's Air & Space Museum

Jewish Family Services Association of Cleveland

Joyful Noise Neighborhood Music School

Julia De Burgos Cultural Arts Center

Kamm's Corners Development Corporation

Lake City Fuse

Lake Erie Native American Council

Lake View Cemetery Foundation

LakewoodAlive, Inc.

Larchmere PorchFest

Little Italy Redevelopment


Malachi Center

Mental Health Services for Homeless Persons


Mount Pleasant NOW Development Corporation

Musical Upcoming Stars in the Classics

NAMI Greater Cleveland

Negative Space Gallery & Studio

Negro League Baseball Legends Hall of Fame

New Avenues to Independence

NO EXIT New Music Association

North Union Farmers Market

Ohio City Incorporated

Old Brooklyn Community Development Corporation

Open Tone Music

Organization of Chinese Americans Greater Cleveland

P.A.L.S. for Healing

Parma Symphony Orchestra

Pink Tutu Outreach Company

Playwrights Local 4181

Praxis: Integrated Fiber Workshop

Quire Cleveland

Reaching Heights

Restore Cleveland Hope, Inc.

Schuhplattler und Trachtenverein Bavaria

Shaker Arts Council

Slovenian Museum and Archives

Society for Photographic Education

SOS: Strengthening Our Students

StandUP! For Change

Stellar Acrobatic Dance Academy

Suburban Symphony Orchestra

Symphony West

The Cleveland Grays Armory Museum

The Cleveland Shakespeare Festival

The Cleveland Vegan Society

The Foundation for Inner City Development

The Gathering Place

The Harvard Square Center

The Movement Project

The Near West Side Multi Service Corporation

The Parma Area Fine Arts Council, Inc.

The Roberto Ocasio Foundation

The West Shore Chorale

Thea Bowman Center

Time Canvas

Union Miles Development Corporation

UpStage Players

Wake Up And Live's Actors' Studio

West Creek Conservancy

West Side Catholic Center

Western Reserve Fire Museum at Cleveland

Westlake Chinese Culture Association

Westown Community Development Corporation

YMCA of Greater Cleveland

Youth Challenge



We welcome your questions and comments about Cuyahoga Arts & Culture's grant programs.

For more information about the Project Support program, please contact Dan McLaughlin, program manager, at dmclaughlin@cacgrants.org or (216) 515-8303 x101.