‘Tis the Giving Season! As Graffiti HeArt looks back on the 2015 year, we are very proud to have made possible for two high school students to attend the Cleveland Institute of Art’s CIA Pre-College Program this Summer through 2 fully funded Graffiti HeArt scholarships.
These art education opportunities would not be possible without the financial donations that have been given to Graffiti HeArt’s cause throughout the year.
Graffiti HeArt again has plans to send a minimum of 2 teenagers through CIA’s Pre-College Program next year with hopes to increase that number in 2016 with your help. If you are interested in sponsoring a fully funded Graffiti HeArt Scholarship with the CIA Pre-College Program, a generous donation of $2,000 would help send one undeserved youth through the Pre-College Program. With the 2015 drawing to an end, this 100% tax-deductible donation will be a perfect way to pay it forward! Every dollar helps, and with your generous donation, Graffiti HeArt will get closer to its goal of increasing its impact on youth in the arts.
Graffiti HeArt is grateful for the many opportunities that it has had this year to promote graffiti mural art and artists through exciting projects, including the successful mural projects with Our Alleys Revitalized, Campus International Schools, The Ingenuity Fest in Cleveland, and the Greetings Tour that made its way to Cleveland via Ohio City. Projects such as these have been made possible by local artists with the backing and support of wonderful organizations, helping to promote the artists and the graffiti art form in positive ways in our community. Stay tuned to Graffiti HeArt for future exiting projects coming our way in 2016!
live music, live art being auctioned, raffles, food, and wine!
Tickets are $45.00 and include entry to this premier event, a glass of wine made at CLE Urban Winery, appetizers provided by Bob Sferra’s Culinary Occasions, live music performances by Sammi Butler and and DJ Lee Majors. Several local artists performing live including Bob Peck, R!ch Chilar, WayneOne, SWIM, Faderesistant artist, artists from Rust Belt Monster Collective, and Garrett Weider with silent auction to raise money towards scholarships. Reserve your tickets now at https://tinyurl.com/GHGG2019.
Graffiti HeArt is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with focus on promoting graffiti art and the artists through approved commissioned projects that help raise funding towards art scholarships for the underserved youth through the Cleveland Institute of Art’s Pre-College Program. Graffiti HeArt is run by volunteers, and since its inception in 2013, has sponsored 30 scholarships (Over $69,000.00 in donations) for young aspiring artists, while also coloring our communities through projects such as the the Gay Games 9 installations, the “Greeting From Cleveland” mural in Ohio City, the “More Heart than Art” mural in Gordon Square Arts District, the “Color Block” wall in Tyler Village, the Puerto Rico Revitalization mural, “Mujeres Fuertes”, and the most recent “Welcome to Tremont” mural in Tremont/Cleveland, Ohio. In addition, Graffiti HeArt is responsible for indoor mural installations including those found in the Cleveland Public High Schools, Airgas, Dealer Tire, Avalution Consulting, Bridgeview, and last but not least, CLE Urban Winery’s mural and signage, our very special community partner! Promoting artists through positive ways to revitalize and beautify spaces in your community. In 2019, Graffiti HeArt opened up its new home and graffiti gallery at 4829 Superior Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio. This new space will be used to further advance the recognition of aerosol artists in the graffiti and mural art form, holding workshops, demonstrations, gallery shows, and events!
Are you looking to donate? Would you like to sponsor a student in our CIA Scholarship program? Do you want to inject some culture and color to your neighborhood with graffiti art? Fill out the form below and we’ll take care of you!
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