Keep Cincinnati Beautiful is supported through contracts with local government entities and donations from charitable foundations, corporations, and individuals. During the last full fiscal year (7/1/17-6/30/18) we received $806,287 of income. $590,000 in contracts with the City of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, and Uptown properties accounted for the majority of funds. $150,000 was raised through events, grants, and individual contributions. $65,000 was donated through corporate sponsorships.
Major program, event, and corporate sponsors included: Alan B. Lindner, Amy Lutz, Armor Shield of America, Chip Dennig, Cincinnati Bell, Cincinnati Bulk Terminals, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati Industrial Auctioneers, Damany Abernathy, Fidelity Investments, Fiz, General Electric Aviation, Gorilla Glue, Great Lakes Brewing Company, Heidelberg Distributing Company, KB Partners, Janet Neuman, John & Carrie Hayden Family, Perfetti Van Melle, Proctor & Gamble Company, Rumpke Waste & Recycling, Timberhill LTD Foundation, and United Dairy Farmers.
We received $89,000 in grant awards from ArtsWave, Charles H. Dater Foundation, Duke Energy, Fuel Cincinnati, General Electric Community Service Fund, Hamilton County Recycling & Solid Waste District, Keep America Beautiful, Lowes, Manuel D. & Rhonda Mayerson Foundation, Ohio Arts Council, Ohio Environmental Protection Agency, Scripps Howard Foundation, and the United Parcel Service.
In addition, we received gifts from approximately 250 individuals who share in our mission to empower people to build community and create a positive future through neighborhood revitalization, education, and mobilization.