Support our mission

CCAD fosters a community that educates diverse students so they can unleash their creative power to shape culture and commerce. With your support, CCAD is quickly gaining recognition as a top-tier college of art and design, a cultural leader, and the engine of Columbus’ creative economy. What’s more, CCAD is building a global reputation for delivering an innovative and relevant creative educational experience of value to its students, alumni, and society thanks to you.

You want to make a difference at CCAD. There’s a way to give that’s right for you.

The CCAD Way

The CCAD Way is defined by Creative Collaboration, a charge to work together across disciplines to unearth new perspectives. It is grounded in Intentional Inclusivity, a commitment to equity in the creative community. And it produces Proven Potential, as illustrated by the successes of our alumni who are blazing new trails in fields of art, design, and industry around the world.

Upcoming events


Art Fair


Fashion Show​​​​

fashion show catwalk

About our team 

Erika Gable
Associate Vice President for Development



Kristina Rawson
Donor Relations Manager

Megan Laurent
Development Services & Operations Manager



Brittany Bergamo Whalen
Alumni Engagement Coordinator


Columbus College of Art & Design Development Office
Mailing Address: 107 N. 9th St. | Columbus, OH 43215
Office Address: 60 Cleveland Ave. | Columbus, OH 43215 | 614.222.3232

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