Arts & Culture
|Performances like those of GroundWorks DanceTheater enrich our community, making it a great place to live.
Keeping the arts alive - and accessible - in Summit County
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 more than $5 million in competitive grants alone to such efforts as:
Those are just a few. Donor advisors and designated funds contribute an additional $300,000 or more a year to support these and other Arts & Culture programs they identify.
See a list of our most recent Arts & Culture grants.