What Does it Mean to be a Donor?

You’re probably in the know about how important the arts are to our community, and you’re looking for a way to ensure the continued health of arts-centered programming, as well as growth and expansion.

Donors are interested in supporting the mission and programming of Heights Arts and are generally looking for a way to make a meaningful impact – and we’re glad to have you! Donate today and join the others who have made a commitment to community arts.

Heights Arts has become a central part of the fabric of our wonderfully vibrant, artistic community, and we hope you will choose to be a part of our success!

“I’m very thankful to be a part of Heights Arts’ internship program, and am really looking forward to getting a more in-depth look at the Cleveland art scene!”

Ava Collier, Heights High Exhibition Intern

“We’re so lucky to have Heights Arts and this thriving community of artists
that inspires, as well as supports each other.”

Jamey Christoph, Heights Arts
Gallery Store Artist

“I’ve only known of the Heights Arts Gallery
for a few months yet. I’ve already seen and experienced so much! I’ve seen such
amazing art from local artists and it has
inspired me to become a better
creator myself!”

Mia Miller, Heights High Exhibition Intern

Use our secure online form or contribute by calling 216-371-3457.


Heights Arts has become a central part of the fabric of our wonderfully vibrant, artistic community, and we hope you will chose to be a part of our success. We rely on your tax-deductible donations to help underwrite the operating costs of our beautiful Lee Road art gallery and store, our exciting programs that promote and support regional artists, and our collaborative arts initiatives with local organizations.

What have our donors helped us accomplish lately? 

  • SHOWCASE THE TALENT OF MORE THAN 600 LOCAL ARTISTS, MUSICIANS AND POETS in our special exhibitions, intimate chamber music concerts, Ekphrastacy poetry readings and artist talks
  • Put our money where our mouth is – we have provided over $1.3 million to artists of multiple disciplines since our inception
  • Expand community programming in the visual, musical, and literary arts to offer an average of one event per week
  • Feature an EXPANDING ARRAY OF ARTWORK  for sale in our gallery shop, by the exceptionally talented artists living in our region.
  • CULTIVATE AND EDUCATE YOUNG MUSICIANS in our community, through master classes held in our gallery
  •  UPGRADE OUR GALLERY SPACE and retail operation to better promote and support regional artists in all disciplines
  • Continue the WORKING ARTIST MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM which includes the purchase of commissioned work and features an Artist of the Month in our store and provide performance and reading opportunities for musicians and poets

We look forward to seeing you in our gallery, attending our exhibitions, readings and concerts, and helping us support and celebrate the wide array of creative talent that makes Greater Cleveland so special.

We are big advocates of supporting local, independent business, but if you need to shop at, you can continue to “support local” via AMAZON SMILE as well!