Institutional Donors

The Crucible receives support from local, regional, and national institutions. Grants from foundations, corporations, and government agencies underwrite all aspects of The Crucible’s programs including our award-winning Youth Program, Special Events and Performances, and general operating support. We extend our thanks to the following institutions for their generous participation:


AB&I Foundry

Adobe Systems Incorporated Matching Gift Program

Alameda County Leather Corps

American Endowment Foundation

Art Alliance for Contemporary Glass

Autodesk, Inc.

Bank of America Matching Gifts

The Barrios Trust

Bay Cities Pyrotector

Beneficial State Bank

The Bently Foundation

Burning Man

CASS Inc. (Official Recycling Partner of The Crucible)

Chalsty Family Foundation

Charitable Auto Resources Inc.

City of Oakland, Cultural Funding Program

Clay and Glass Arts Foundation

Clif Bar Family Foundation

The Clorox Company Foundation

Corrigan Sports Enterprises, INC

County of Alameda (Alameda County Arts Commission)

Crescent Porter Hale Foundation

Design Within Reach

Douglas & Maria Bayer Foundation

Edwards Mother Earth Foundation

First Republic Bank

General Atlantic Corporation

Glass Alliance of Northern California

Google Matching Gifts Program

The Hellman Foundation

Hellman Family Foundation

The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

The Innovation and Understanding Fund

The James Irvine Foundation

ISU Insurance Services of San Francisco

Kinder Morgan Foundation

King Bag Company

Lapis Group, Inc.

The Dean & Margaret Lesher Foundation

Linden Street Brewery

LinkedIn Corporation

LinkedIn For Good Foundation

The Thomas J. Long Foundation

The Sam Mazza Foundation

Microsoft Matching Gifts Program

Milligan Family Foundation

Miner Anderson Family Foundation

National Endowment for the Arts

Net Tempo Inc.

New Belgium Brewing Company

Oakland Fund for the Arts

Oakland Running Festival

PG&E Corporation Foundation

Perforce Foundation

The Perlmutter Family Foundation

The Kenneth Rainin Foundation

The Schneider Foundation

Schnitzer Steel Industries

Schwab Charitable Fund

The Morris Stulsaft Foundation

United Way

Wells Fargo Community Support Campaign

Women’s Jewelry Association


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The Crucible is supported, in part, by a grant from the Alameda County Arts Commission.
The Crucible is supported by the National Endowment for the Arts.