Arts & Culture
Keeping the arts alive - and accessible - in Summit County
| Performances like those of GroundWorks DanceTheater
enrich our community, making it a great place to live.
Summer dance performances in the parks, cultural festivals in every neighborhood, and the Cleveland Orchestra under the stars at Blossom Music Center
: These are just some of the cultural activities that make Summit County a fantastic place to live, work and raise a family.
Over the past decade, Akron Community Foundation has directed nearly $5.5 million in competitive grants alone to such efforts as:
Those are just a few. In the last year, donor advisors and designated funds contributed an additional $305,259 to support these and other Arts & Culture programs.
Nonprofits interested in applying for an Arts & Culture grant can review deadlines and other important information on our Community Fund Grants page.