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Thanks to our Funders

The Cincinnati Art Museum is supported by the generosity of tens of thousands of contributors to the ArtsWave Community Campaign, the region’s primary
source for arts funding.

Arts Wave: Funding Arts. Fueling Community.


General operating support provided by:


City of Cincinnati Ohio Arts Council


Additionally, the Art Museum would like to recognize and thank the major contributors listed below for their support to fund educational programs, art conservation, exhibitions and other special projects. This listing includes contributions of $5,000 and above made between September 1, 2020 and August 31, 2021.

  • August A. Rendigs, Jr. Foundation
  • Carl Jacobs Foundation
  • Castellini Foundation
  • The Charles H. Dater Foundation, Inc.
  • Charles Scott Riley III Foundation
  • The Decorative Arts Trust
  • Frankenthaler Climate Initiative of the Helen Frankenthaler Foundation
  • Graphet Inc.
  • Green Umbrella’s Cincinnati 2030 District and the Duke Class Benefit Fund
  • Hamilton County CARES Arts and Cultural Program Relief
  • Hamilton County Recycling and Solid Waste District
  • Harold C. Schott Foundation
  • The H.B., E.W. and F.R. Luther Charitable Foundation
  • J. Frederick and Helen B. Vogel Trust
  • Jeanann Gray Dunlap Foundation
  • John J. & Mary R. Schiff Foundation
  • The Manuel D. and Rhoda Mayerson Foundation
  • Marge & Charles J. Schott Foundation
  • Markarian Foundation
  • National Endowment for the Arts
  • Skyler Foundation
  • Turner Construction Company Foundation
  • William A. and Martha H. Hillenbrand Foundation
  • The Wohlgemuth Herschede Foundation
  • Wyeth Foundation for American Art


For more information about Grant Support please contact our Philanthropy Office at [email protected].

ArtsWave Partners

The Cincinnati Art Museum acknowledges the following Partner Companies, Foundations and their employees who generously participate in the Annual ArtsWave Community Campaign at the $100,000+ level. Your support helps make our community vibrant and connects people across our region through the arts. Thank you!



Fifth Third Bank and the Fifth Third Foundation

GE Aviation

Cincinnati Bell

Western & Southern Financial Group

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

The Cincinnati Insurance Companies

City of Cincinnati

Enquirer Media

Great American Insurance Group

Ohio National Financial Services

U.S. Bank

The H.B., E.W. and F.R. Luther Charitable Foundation, Fifth Third Bank and Narley L. Haley, Co-Trustees


Cincinnati Business Courier

The Kroger Co.


The E.W. Scripps Company and Scripps Howard Foundation

Duke Energy


Cincinnati Reds


* Listed in order of size of donation