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Thank you for supporting the steel yard

Gifts of any amount make a difference here! Through exciting events, community projects, educational courses, and public installations we ensure that each and every gift to the Steel Yard has the broadest impact.
Suggested donations....

  • $50 Arts Partner... support critique in our shared studios
  • $100 Cross-Pollinator... fuel the flames of an industrial arts epiphany
  • $250 Role Model... train the next generation of manufacturers
  • $500 Promoter Collaborator... sponsor a Steel Yard community event
  • $750 Mentor and Friend... fund creative coaching for an intern
  • $1000 Community Gatherer... bring more artist residents to the Steel Yard


The Steel Yard tax-exempt 501c3 non-profit organization. Your tax-deductible donation will help keep open enrollment classes affordable, support public installations and maintain our historic industrial studios for the artists and residents who call it home.Support the possibilities that can happen when people come together. *All donors receive our exclusive donor newsletter and annual report.


We rely on our generous sponsors to support our Steel Yard Events like Fire Camp, Raw Wine & the Halloween Iron Pour. Download the SponsorPacket2017 (pdf) to learn more!


We are always looking for new tools, materials, and resources. If you have anything you want to donate or recycle, please contact our office (401) 273-7101 or email


Click to learn more about donating your old car to support the yard's programs.
Cars aren't the only vehicle that you can donate.  Motorcycles, boats, RVs, even quads can help The Steel Yard.  We make donating easy.