2019 Project Support II Panel Results and Comments

Thank you to the 154 organizations who applied for funding from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture’s 2019 Project Support II grant program.

During the Panel Review held online in fall 2018, a panel of 20 arts and culture experts from across the country evaluated the applications for CAC’s 2019 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 2019 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.

2019 Project Support II Panel Results and Comments
Fall 2018

Achievement Centers for Children

African American Museum

American Asian Pacific Islander Organization

Arts in Strongsville

Arts Renaissance Tremont

Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities, Case Western Reserve University

Bay Village Community Band

Beachwood Arts Council

Beachwood Historical Society

Bedford Historical Society

Bellaire Puritas Development Corporation

Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging

Big Creek Connects

Blazing River Arts Group

Blue Streak Ensemble

BorderLight Festival of International Theatre Cleveland

Brecksville Center for the Arts

Broadview Heights Spotlights

Brooklyn Heights Service Clubs

Burning River Baroque

Burten, Bell, Carr Development, Inc.

Campus District, Inc

Carolyn L. Farrell Foundation for Brain Health

Catholic Charities Corporation

Cedar Fairmount Special Improvement District

Celebrate the arts performance academy

Cesear's Forum

Choral Arts Society of Cleveland

Cleveland Association of Black Storytellers

Cleveland Blues Society Incorporated

Cleveland Chamber Choir

Cleveland Chamber Collective

Cleveland Chamber Symphony

Cleveland City Dance Company

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland Composers Guild

Cleveland Hearing and Speech Center

Cleveland Leadership Center

Cleveland Rape Crisis Center

Cleveland Rocks: Past, Present and Future

Cleveland TOPS Swingband

Cleveland West Art League

Cleveland Women's Orchestra


Connecting for Kids of Westlake OH

Coventry Village Special Improvement District

Cuyahoga County Public Library Foundation

Cuyahoga River Community Planning


Dancing Classrooms Northeast Ohio

Deutscher Musik Verein

DJAPO Cultural Arts Institute, Inc.

Donauschwaben German-American Cultural Center

Dyngus Day Cleveland

Edward E. Parker Museum of Art

Eliza Bryant Village

Errin Ministries

Euclid Beach Park Now

Far West Center



Fred and Laura Ruth Bidwell Foundation

Fresh Camp

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

Green Triangle Project

Harvard Community Services Center

Hispanic Alliance

Historic Gateway Neighborhood Corporation

Hummingbird Project

iN Education

India Festival USA

International Community Council-Worldwide Intercultural Network

International Women's Air & Space Museum

Italian Cultural Garden Foundation

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

LakewoodAlive, Inc.

Larchmere PorchFest

LatinUs Theater Experience Company

LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland

Little Italy 2000 Redevelopment Corporation


Malachi Center

Mental Health Services for Homeless Persons

Merrick House

MidTown Cleveland


Mount Pleasant NOW Development Corporation

Naach Di Cleveland

NAMI Greater Cleveland

Negative Space Gallery & Studio

Negro League Baseball Legends Hall of Fame

NO EXIT New Music Association

North Union Farmers Market

Notes for Notes


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

Polish Village Parma

Quire Cleveland

Reaching Heights

Restore Cleveland Hope, Inc.

Rid-All Foundation

RollinBuckeyez Foundation

Sankofa Fine Art Plus

Schuhplattler und Trachtenverein Bavaria

Shaker Arts Council

Shaker Heights Development Corporation

Sixth City Sounds

Slovenian Museum and Archives

Soulcraft CLE

Stellar Acrobatic Dance Academy

Suburban Symphony Orchestra

Symphony West

The Cleveland Grays Armory Museum

The Cleveland Shakespeare Festival

The Cleveland Vegan Society

The Friends of the McGaffin Carillon in University Circle

The Gathering Place

The Greater Expectations Intercontinental Sacred Arts Society

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

Thea Bowman Center

Twelve Literary Arts

Union Miles Development Corporation

UpStage Players

Wake Up And Live's Actors' Studio

West Shore Chorale

West Side Catholic Center

Western Reserve Fire Museum at Cleveland

Western Reserve Land Conservancy

Westlake Chinese Culture Association

Westown Community Development Corporation

Women In History

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 one of our program managers.