Foundation and Government Support

Support from family, corporate and community foundations is vital to Playhouse Square. Whether directed toward daily operations or designated for specific use by the grantor, these funds enable Playhouse Square to effectively carry out its mission in the community.

Likewise, government agencies Cuyahoga Arts and Culture and the Ohio Arts Council grant irreplaceable support to Playhouse Square, providing a benefit for all citizens. 

Below is a list of foundation and government sources that support Playhouse Square’s not-for-profit mission. For more information about foundation and government giving at Playhouse Square, please call Cheryl Heldon at 216-640-8406.

Playhouse Square Foundation & Government Supporters

Abington Foundation

Bicknell Fund

The Cleveland Foundation

Dominion East Ohio

George Garretson Wade Charitable Trust #2

George W. Codrington Charitable Foundation

Harry K. and Emma R. Fox Charitable Foundation

John P. Murphy Foundation

Lincoln Electric Foundation

Lubrizol Foundation

Martha Holden Jennings Foundation

Nordson Corporation Foundation

PNC Foundation

Perkins Charitable Foundation

Sherwick Fund

Thomas H. White Foundation

Wright Foundation

Arts Midwest

Charter One Bank

Citizens of Cuyahoga County through

Cuyahoga Arts & Culture

The Eva L. & Joseph M. Bruening Foundation

George Gund Foundation

Hankins Foundation

The Hershey Foundation

Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation

Louise H. and David S. Ingalls Foundation

Mandel Family Philanthropic Fund

Murch Foundation

Ohio Arts Council

The Michael Pender Memorial Foundation

S. Livingston Mather Charitable Trust

Wells Family Foundation

Victor C. Laughlin Memorial Foundation