2020 Project Support II Panel Results and Comments

Thank you to the organizations who applied for funding from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture’s 2020 Project Support II grant program.

During the Panel Review held online in fall 2019, a panel of 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 2020 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.

2020 Project Support II Panel Results and Comments
Fall 2019

AfricaHouse International

America Asian Pacific Islander Organization

Art Song Festival

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

Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging

Berea Arts Fest

Bethlehem Community Health

Big Creek Connects

Blazing River Arts Group

Bodwin Theatre Company

BorderLight Festival of International Theatre Cleveland Inc

Brooklyn Heights Service Clubs

Bureau of Drug Abuse Cleveland Treatment Center Inc.

Burning River Baroque

Burten Bell Carr Development Inc.

Campus District Inc.

Catholic Charities Corporation

Cedar Fairmount Special Improvement District

Celebrate the arts performance academy Inc.

Cesear's Forum

Choral Arts Society of Cleveland

City Ballet Of Cleveland

Cleveland Blues Society, Inc.

Cleveland Chamber Choir

Cleveland Chamber Collective

Cleveland Chamber Symphony

Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland Composers Guild

Cleveland Kids' Book Bank

Cleveland Leadership Center

Cleveland Philharmonic Orchestra

Cleveland Rape Crisis Center

Cleveland Rocks: Past Present and Future

Cleveland TOPS Swingband

Cleveland Uncommon Sound Project

Cleveland Women's Orchestra


Connecting for Kids of Westlake OH

Coventry Village Special Improvement District

Cudell Improvement Inc.

Cuyahoga River Community Planning


Dancing Classrooms Northeast Ohio

Earth and Air: String Orchestra

Edward E. Parker Museum of Art

Eliza Bryant Village

ENCORE Chamber Music Institute

Environmental Health Watch

Errin Ministries

Esperanza Inc.

Euclid Beach Park Now

Famicos Foundation

Far West Center



Food Strong

Friends of Euclid Creek Watershed

Friends of the East Cleveland Public Library

From Me 2 U Inc.

Front Steps Housing and Services

FutureHeights Inc.

Gardening in the district non profit

Good Company: A Vocal Ensemble

Graffiti HeArt

Harvard Community Services Center

Hasani Management Inc.

Henry Johnson Center

Hispanic Alliance

Hispanic Police Officers' Association

Historic Gateway Neighborhood Corporation

Hummingbird Project

iN Education Inc.

India Festival USA

International Community Council-Worldwide Intercultural Network

International Women's Air & Space Museum

Italian Cultural Garden Foundation

Jewish Family Service Association of Cleveland Ohio

Joseph's Home

Joyful Noise Neighborhood Music School

Lake City Fuse

Lake Erie Native American Council

Lake View Cemetery Foundation

LakewoodAlive Inc.

Larchmere PorchFest

LatinUs Theater Experience Company INC

LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland

Little Italy 2000 Redevelopment Corporation

Little Lumpy's Center for Educational Initiatives: Literacy Learning & Technology


Malachi Center

Mental Health Services for Homeless Persons Inc

Merrick House


Mt.Pleasant NOW Development Corporation

Naach Di Cleveland

NAMI Greater Cleveland

Negative Space Gallery

Negro League Baseball Legends Hall of Fame Inc

New Avenues to Independence

No Exit New Music Association

North Union Farmers Market

Northeast Ohio Alliance for Hope

Northeast Ohio Hispanic Center for Economic Development

Notes for Notes Inc

Ohio City Incorporated

Organization of Chinese Americans Greater Cleveland

P.A.L.S. for Healing

Parma Heights Historical Society

Photo Haus

Polish Village Parma

Quire Cleveland

Reaching Heights

Refresh Collective

Restore Cleveland Hope Inc.

RollinBuckeyez Foundation

Sankofa Fine Art Plus

Schuhplattler und Trachtenverein Bavaria

Shaker Arts Council

Slovenian Museum and Archives

SOS: Strengthening Our Students

Suburban Symphony Orchestra

Symphony West

Tender Hearts Crusades Inc.

The Cleveland Grays Armory Museum

The Cleveland Shakespeare Festival

The Cleveland Vegan Society

The Harvard Square Center

The Movement Project Inc

The Near West Side Multi Service Corporation

The Parma Area Fine Arts Council Inc

The Refugee Response

The Roberto Ocasio Foundation

Thea Bowman Center

Union Miles Development Corporation

UpStage Players

Ursuline College

Wake Up And Lives Actors Studio

West Creek Conservancy

West Shore Chorale

West Side Catholic Center

Western Reserve Chorale

Western Reserve Fire Museum at Cleveland Inc.

Western Reserve Land Conservancy

Westlake Chinese Culture Association

Westlake-Westshore Arts Council

Westown Community Development Corporation

Windsong Cleveland's Feminist Chorus

Women In History

Woodland Cemetery Foundation of Cleveland Ohio


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.