Give to Cleveland

“Give to Cleveland” is the nonprofit arm of the marketing company Cleveland Uprising. “Give to Cleveland” will be acting as a fiscal sponsor for tax deductible donations for programs that support the economic growth of Cleveland and the Northeast Ohio region. “The Prelude2Cinema Crusade for a Cinema Industry” has been chosen as the first program. Each donor will receive a gift from Prelude2Cinema.

To be eligible for a tax deductible donation and receive your gift, please follow the easy two step process.

STEP ONE: Make your donation for Prelude2Cinema Crusade at

Give to Cleveland/ Cleveland Uprising

Click to Give to Cleveland

STEP TWO: Fill out the Crusader’s Log with amount of your donation and Gift Request at

Prelude2Cinema’s Crusader Log

Join The Prelude2Cinema Crusade

Gifts to Thank you for your Support


Squire | $10 – $99

  • Invitation to the Crusader’s Court- online blog and community about Prelude2Cinema and indie film
    • Special Invite to events and news

Crusader | $100 – $249

Producer | $250 – $499

  • All other benefits
  • Two invitations to Preview Screenings of productions by Prelude2Cinema
    • Travel and lodging not paid for. Screenings may be in Northeast Ohio
    • If screenings expand to other cities, we will alert you ASAP.
  • Credit on a Production by Prelude2Cinema as Producer

Star | $500 – $999

  • All other benefits
  • Invitation to be an Extra or have a Cameo in a Production by Prelude2Cinema
    • Must be available during production times and take direction from Director
    • Includes one acting class
    • Travel and lodging not paid for. Most production shot in Northeast Ohio
  • Invitation to Wrap Party of a Production by Prelude2Cinema
    • Travel and lodging not paid for. Wrap Party date and details will be sent two weeks in advance

Executive Producer| $1,000 – $2,499

  • All other benefits
  • Two invitations to the Annual Prelude2Cinema Crusader Recognition Event
  • Special SWAG bag with gift from our Company Store

Corporate Sponsorship| $2,499 and up

Each Corporate Sponsor will receive custom placement and branding

  • All other benefits
  • Corporate Sponsors brand inserted in a production
    • Brands will work with Prelude2Cinema for placement in a current production
    • Brand will supply product and/or signage
  • Corporations will receive notices in press releases
    • Events with the Brand or Business may also be possible

Visit Here for Examples  of Corporate Branding 


“The Prelude2Cinema Crusade for Cinema Industry” includes a movie studio/ business incubator that will support local filmmakers and welcome filmmakers from all over the world to rent the sound stage and use its marketing and production services. Prelude2Cinema will also produce and co-produce movies for theaters, the Internet and other digital platforms.