Graffiti Heart


    Gay Games 2014 Artists: Alex Tang


    "UNLEASHED" Crocker Park 2016


    "UNLEASHED" Crocker Park 2016 Artist: Steve Ehret


    "UNLEASHED" Crocker Park 2016 Artist: Bob Peck

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    CLE urban winery 2016 Artist: Russ Sands

  • Cleveland International Schools

    Campus International School 2015 Artist: Garrett Weider

“Inspiring Health and Art in the community”

GH_LogoThis is the mission of Graffiti HeArt, a non-profit organization focused on promoting urban graffiti and street art in positive ways by showcasing urban artists and art through commissioned projects on various approved canvases. Urban community revitalization as well as educational scholarships for the underserved youth and aspiring artists is our purpose.

Tour the Graffiti HeArt site and contact us ( ) if you are interested in funding a commissioned project, or if you would like to sponsor a graffiti mural project.

Inspiring Health & Art in the Community

Donate To Graffiti Heart

Your donation will help fund art-related scholarships for the youth through our partners in education, Cleveland Institute of Art Pre-College Program , as well as urban projects aimed to revitalize our communities.  Graffiti HeArt is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that has been approved by the Internal Revenue Service as a tax-exempt, charitable organization.

Suggested Donations:

$2,500.00, $1,000.00, $500.00, $250 or any other amount is appreciated.

A full scholarship donation for the Pre-College Program at CIA is $2,500.

Donations of $500 or more will receive opportunity to list your name (and company logo) if desired.
(Please email logo files to


Huge thanks to all of our major sponsors that support Graffiti Heart. Check out our sponsors!

About Graffiti HeArt

The ability to create pathways that inspire youth away from graffiti vandalism and towards approved commissioned projects ultimately helps revitalize and sustain our urban neighborhoods while funding educational opportunities for the youth. More about Graffiti Heart.

Graffiti HeArt was founded in 2013 with the purpose to promote graffiti and mural art installations as an appreciated art form through talented aspiring and accomplished artists, resulting in charitable contributions that fund art education scholarships and urban development projects in Northeast Ohio.  Read the Founder’s story of the evolution of Graffiti HeArt.

Artists interested in participating in the Graffiti HeArt’s mission and volunteering your time and artistic talent and experience should contact Graffiti HeArt at .  Please include examples of your work.

If you would like to inquire about the possibility of commissioning a project on your property or on other forms of canvas, please contact and include your general geographic location in the email. #graffitiheart #murals #cleveland #artistsforhire

Help revitalize and sustain
our urban neighborhoods.

Meet the Crew


Graffiti HeArt and Campus International School Give Students a Back-to-School Welcome!!!

When Kate Grzelak, M.Ed, a teacher at the Campus International School (a Cleveland Public School located on the Cleveland State University campus) reached out to Graffiti HeArt non-profit 501(c)3 organization about painting murals in the school lobby entrance as a way to provide an inspiring new experience for the students when they returned back to […]

Graffiti HeArt Stoked for PechaKucha Night and CLE Sunday Funday Weekend!

Graffiti HeArt is excited to be a part of PechaKucha Night this Friday, May 29th at the Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland MOCA. PechaKucha, Japanese for “the sound of conversation”, features a RAPID succession of 10 speakers, each sharing ideas and thoughts on topics ranging from visual art, technology, architecture, food, film, photograph and furniture […]

“Greetings From” Tour Makes Its Way to Ohio!

How would you like to have your very own “Greetings From” mural painted on your favorite wall or building to promote your town? That’s exactly what friends of Graffiti HeArt, Victor Ving, former NYC graffiti artist and his girlfriend, Lisa Beggs, professional photographer and Ohio native, are planning across the U.S.A. this year starting this […]

Graffiti HeArt offers Two Full Scholarships to CIA’s Summer Pre-College Program

Thanks to the efforts of Graffiti HeArt and their awesome donors, the Cleveland Institute of Art (CIA) is offering two full scholarships to Pre-College, its summer residential program for high school students who are seriously considering attending a college of art and design. Graffiti HeArt, a 501(c)3 nonprofit committed to creating “opportunities to promote graffiti […]

Graffiti HeArt to be Community Partner for CIFF39

Graffiti HeArt is proud to be community partner for the 39th Cleveland International Film Festival and sponsoring the international film, “PIXADORES”, a story about a band of graffiti taggers that scale the skyscrapers of São Paulo by night, routinely facing death. The CIFF Screenings will be Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 8:10 PM and Sunday, […]

Graffiti HeArt at Winter Brite Festival ~ February 21st!

Graffiti HeArt will be participating in this year’s Brite Winter Festival this Saturday, February 21st in Ohio City, Cleveland Ohio. Several poppin artists will be participating at the Graffiti HeArt space including Garrett Weider, Chad Fedorovich “Chader One” and the rest of the Labcabincleveland collective (Dakarai, Merrick, Brent), Herald Martin, and Kyle McCarty. Artists […]

Graffiti HeArt’s Year at a Glance….and Gearing Up for 2015!

Seasons Greetings to all Graffiti HeArt followers! The 2014 year was Graffiti HeArt’s official launch in the community, having it’s formal debut through its live art installation at the GG9 Festival Village event in August. We were also fortunate to have generous donors who made our work possible this year. Graffiti HeArt also received its […]

Graffiti HeArt Brings Living Color to the Gay Games 9 Festival Village!

The Graffiti HeArt crew made themselves known this past week at the Gay Games 9 (GG9) Festival Village, with cool energy and vibrant colorful graffiti, paint, and wheat pasted murals displayed at Mall C in downtown Cleveland, Ohio.    Mainstream artists participated and volunteered their time and their final pieces to Graffiti HeArt’s cause, “Inspiring Health […]

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