RESOURCES AND FINANCIAL HELP FOR ARTISTS & ARTS ORGANIZATIONS
We hope this finds you well among all the uncertainty and rapid changes of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. The Arts & Culture Collaborative is here to help you and provide resources and information as appropriate, especially to the arts community. ACC members may also visit our Member Forum through the Members Only portal.
A list of links to a variety of resources follows.
Alliance of Artists Communities’ Emergency Relief Programs
Rauschenberg Emergency Grants (covering up to $5,000 in unexpected medical expenses for artists across disciplines).
Connect with Connecticut Arts Alliance (CAA) as a resource.
CAA has shared this information;
- The Alliance of CT Nonprofits, a membership organization for all nonprofits, has published a COVID-19 Response Resource Center collecting links to Federal and State agency resources.
- The Connecticut Council for Philanthropy has also collected Coronavirus Resources for Funders and Nonprofits
U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
Disaster relief loans of up to $2 million.
www.sba.gov/disaster or call the SBA at 1-800-659-2955.
State of CT – Dept. of Economic and Community Development (DECD)
Hotline: 860-500-2333 or email: COVID19.JIC@ct.gov
CT’s dedicated coronavirus website: ct.gov/coronavirus.
Connecticut Community Foundation
Give Local April 21-22, 2020