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 Helden at 216-640-8406.

Playhouse Square Foundation & Government Supporters

Abington Foundation

Arts Midwest

Bicknell Fund

The Eva L. & Joseph M. Bruening Foundation

Citizens of Cuyahoga County through
Cuyahoga Arts & Culture

The Cleveland Foundation

The George W. Codrington Charitable Foundation

Country Music Association Foundation

Dominion East Ohio

FirstEnergy Foundation

The Char & Chuck Fowler Family Foundation

Harry K. and Emma R. Fox Charitable Foundation

Sam J. Frankino Foundation

George Gund Foundation

Martha Holden Jennings Foundation

The Bob & Dolores Hope Charitable Foundation

Koppelman-Goldstein Philanthropic Fund

Kulas Foundation

Victor C. Laughlin Memorial Foundation

Lincoln Electric Foundation

Lubrizol Foundation

Murch Foundation

John P. Murphy Foundation

James A. Nelson Fund for Theatre in Cleveland

Nordson Corporation Foundation

PNC Foundation

Perkins Charitable Foundation

Thomas H. White Foundation

Wright Foundation

Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation

O'Neill Brothers Foundation

Ohio Arts Council

The Michael Pender Memorial Foundation

Kent H. Smith Foundation

The Stocker Foundation

Wells Family Foundation

The Vana Foundation