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Visual and Performing Arts

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Cal Shakes What We’re Watching This Week

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La Jolla Playhouse Virtual Content

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Shakespeare for Kids

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The Old Globe’s Shakespeare Reading Group

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The Old Globe Arts Engagement

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Pacific Symphony’s Watch+Listen (Quarantine Edition)

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Chrome Music Labs

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Metropolitan Opera’s Live in HD series

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Berliner Philharmoniker’s free Digital Concert Hall

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Seattle Symphony’s broadcasts

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Open Culture’s Learn to Play Guitar for Free

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Riverside Philharmonic Mini Concerts, Interviews, and more

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GLUCK Creative Classroom

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Yoskay Yamamoto coloring pages

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Create at Home resource page

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MACLA’s Stories from La Sala

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10 Cultural Craft Projects

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Desiree Cheri’s Riverside-themed coloring pages

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Brian Kesinger’s Penned Dragons coloring book

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Maker Station packet

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Liz Climo’s coloring pages

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Lunch Doodles with children’s author Mo Willems

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Getty’s Open Content program

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LACMA’s online art history courses

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Coursera’s art classes

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Open Culture’s Cartoonist Lynda Barry Teaches You How to Draw

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Open Culture’s How to Draw Manga

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Open Culture’s How to Draw Like an Architect

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San Diego Zoo Kids arts & craft activities

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RAM’s Principles of Design: Emphasis

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RAM’s Elements of Art: Form

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RAM’s Elements of Art: Shape

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RAM’s Elements of Art: Color

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12 Famous Museums Offer Virtual Tours

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Google Arts & Culture Collections

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Open Culture list of online art collections and art books

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Louvre online tours

Art Activities, lessons & other online engagement

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GLUCK Creative Classroom

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Yoskay Yamamoto coloring pages

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Create at Home resource page

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MACLA’s Stories from La Sala

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10 Cultural Craft Projects

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Desiree Cheri’s Riverside-themed coloring pages

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Brian Kesinger’s Penned Dragons coloring book

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Maker Station packet

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Liz Climo’s coloring pages

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Lunch Doodles with children’s author Mo Willems

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Getty’s Open Content program

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

LACMA’s online art history courses

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Coursera’s art classes

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Open Culture’s Cartoonist Lynda Barry Teaches You How to Draw

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Open Culture’s How to Draw Manga

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Open Culture’s How to Draw Like an Architect

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San Diego Zoo Kids arts & craft activities

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RAM’s Principles of Design: Emphasis

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RAM’s Elements of Art: Form

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RAM’s Elements of Art: Shape

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RAM’s Elements of Art: Color

Non-Art Educational

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NomsterChef recipes for kids

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HighlightsKids

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Funbrain games

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PBS Kids games

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Open Culture’s How to Get Started with Yoga

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Open Culture’s free online movies

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Busy Toddler’s 40+ Best Indoor Activities

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GoNoodle movement and mindfulness games for kids

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Great Wall of China virtual tour

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The Frugal Frigate on Facebook

or frugalfrigate on Instagram for Wednesday & Saturday story times at 10:30 a.m. online, and PJ storytime at 7 p.m., Friday, March 27

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Storyline Online’s kids books read aloud by famous people

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Scribd’s free for 30 days e-books and audio books

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Open Culture’s free audio books

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Open Culture’s free ebooks

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Master List of 2020 Reading Challenges

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50 States Reading List

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Popsugar 2020 Reading Challenge

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Skype a Scientist!

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Learn about the Johnson Space Center

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Learn about the Saturn 5 rocket

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Explore Mars with NASA’s Curiosity rover

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National Geographic Kids

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Switch Zoo Animal Games

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Yellowstone National Park Virtual Tours

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Discovery Education’s Learn about Polar Bears

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Georgia Aquarium Live Cams

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Houston Zoo Live Cams

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Zoo Atlanta’s Live Panda Cam

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Monterey Bay Aquarium Live Cams

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San Diego Zoo Live Cams

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Western Science Center’s Science Saturdays

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Empire KVCR+Riverside County Office of Education+San Bernardino County Office of Education At-Home Learning

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Distance Learning Resources from the Smithsonian

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Miacademy Learning Channel K-8th

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ASU for You Educational Resources

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Carmen Sandiego Learning Resources

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt At-Home Learning Support

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Codecademy

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MathScore.com

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123Homeschool4me’s free worksheets

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PBS Free educational programming

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Scholastic’s free Learn from Home projects

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Open Culture’s free language lessons

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Open Culture’s free online courses

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Khan Academy’s free online courses

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Stories for Children and the People Who Love Them, read by Brenda Wong Aoki

Artist and Art Organization Emergency

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The Social Distancing Festival

(showcase of performing/visual artists whose shows/gigs/exhibits were cancelled due to COVID-19)

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HowlRound Artists in a Time of Global Pandemic webinar

Focused on shared resources (legal, advocacy, how to take your work virtual, finding emergency funding, and financial best practices in crisis) and building and grounding our national community for US-based freelance artists and cultural workers in all disciplines.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

U.S. Department of Arts and Culture Community Care in the Time of Coronavirus

A diverse resource list for addressing social justice as it pertains to the nation’s reaction to the COVID-19 emergency.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Freelance Artist Resources

An aggregated list of free resources, opportunities, and financial relief options available to individual artists of all disciplines.

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ArtsReady

An online emergency preparedness service with a number of COVID-19 preparedness resources from across the arts and culture sector.

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National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures COVID-19 Resource Directory

A sortable spreadsheet with numerous categories, including emergency funding, statements from the field, and social media groups for arts organizations and individual artists.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

DeVos Institute of Arts Management Pro Bono Consultation for U.S. Arts Organizations

Rapid response support for American arts and culture non-profits in wake of pandemic.

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California Lawyers for the Arts Emergency Resources

A list of resources for artists and arts organizations on behalf of the arts community.

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Arts Education Partnership COVID-19 Partner Resources

A collection of information from leaders in the arts education field related to shifting operations to online platforms for telework situations, serving their constituents in new ways and caring for their employees.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

National Endowment for the Arts COVID-19 Resources for Artists and Arts Organizations

A lengthy list of arts service organizations providing frequently updated news and resources for artists and arts organizations.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Californians for the Arts COVID-19 Resources

Tracks in one place the Federal, State and Local news that impacts the entire arts sector.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Americans for the Arts Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource and Response Center

Closely monitoring recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Federal and D.C. governments as developments evolve.

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CalArts Artist, Grant, and Info Resource List

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Americans for the Arts Resources for the Arts and Culture Field

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CARES Act Table of Loan, Grant, and Compensation Opportunities for the Arts

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City of Riverside List of Artist and Art Org Resources

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Financial Relief Resources for Artists

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Rauschenberg Emergency Grants

One-time cash grants of up to $5,000 to cover expenses caused by one-time, unexpected medical emergencies.

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Jazz Road Quick Assist Fund

$1,000 grants available for freelance jazz musicians impacted by COVID-19 to offset lost income due to cancelled events in March, April, and May 2020.

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Critical Minded COVID-19 Relief Grants

Unrestricted relief grants of $500 for cultural critics from underrepresented communities experiencing financial hardship due to the pandemic.

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National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures Actos de Confianza Micro-Grants

$500 micro-grants to provide Latinx artists and arts administrators with short-term emergency financial assistance to compensate for loss of income due to the cancellation of an event, engagement, project or employment.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Artist Relief

Unrestricted $5,000 grants for practicing artists facing dire financial emergencies due to COVID-19.

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The Actors Fund

Free and confidential assistance nationally to everyone who works in performing arts and entertainment.

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Musicians Foundation

Financial assistance to professionals in the music industry.

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MusiCares

Short-term financial assistance for musicians’ personal needs that have arisen due to unforeseen circumstances.

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Author’s League Fund

Helps professional authors, journalists, poets, and dramatists who find themselves in financial need because of medical or health-related problems, temporary loss of income, or other misfortune.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

CERF+ – CERF+ Emergency Assistance

Supporting intensive care, focused on those infected with the COVID-19 that require intensive medical care.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

PEN America Writer’s Emergency Fund

 Small grants for professional writers in acute or unexpected financial crisis.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Queer Writers of Color Relief Fund

- Emergency relief grants up to $500 for queer writers of color who have experienced a loss of income due to the COVID-19 crisis.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Desert X Artist Relief Fund

One-time unrestricted emergency relief cash grants up to $1,000 for Southern California artists, including the Coachella Valley and desert environs, who have been directly impacted by the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

LA Arts COVID-19 Relief Fund

Emergency relief grants up to $30,000 for Los Angeles County-based arts nonprofits to maintain essential functions and retain core staff through the COVID-19 crisis.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

East Bay/Oakland Relief Fund for Individuals in the Arts

 Relief grants up to $2,000 to help the various and diverse cultural communities of artists, teaching artists, culture bearers, and nonprofit arts workers who comprise Alameda and Contra Costa Counties, with dedicated support for those in the City of Oakland.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grants for Visual and Performing Artists

 Urgent funding for visual and performing artists who incur unexpected or unbudgeted expenses for projects close to completion with committed exhibition or performance dates.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Arts Administrators of Color Network Arts and Culture Leaders of Color Emergency Fund

Up to $200 to help those pursuing careers as artists or arts administrators whose income has been directly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Disaster Relief Assistance for Immigrants

California is providing one-time state-funded disaster relief assistance to undocumented adults who are ineligible for other forms of assistance. The California Department of Social Services has selected twelve nonprofit organizations to help individuals apply for and receive this disaster relief assistance in their region. An undocumented adult who qualifies can receive $500 in direct assistance, with a maximum of $1000 in assistance per household.

Emergency Funding

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CalArts Artist, Grant, and Info Resource List

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Americans for the Arts Resources for the Arts and Culture Field

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CARES Act Table of Loan, Grant, and Compensation Opportunities for the Arts

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

City of Riverside List of Artist and Art Org Resources

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Financial Relief Resources for Artists

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Rauschenberg Emergency Grants

One-time cash grants of up to $5,000 to cover expenses caused by one-time, unexpected medical emergencies.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Jazz Road Quick Assist Fund

$1,000 grants available for freelance jazz musicians impacted by COVID-19 to offset lost income due to cancelled events in March, April, and May 2020.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Critical Minded COVID-19 Relief Grants

Unrestricted relief grants of $500 for cultural critics from underrepresented communities experiencing financial hardship due to the pandemic.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures Actos de Confianza Micro-Grants

$500 micro-grants to provide Latinx artists and arts administrators with short-term emergency financial assistance to compensate for loss of income due to the cancellation of an event, engagement, project or employment.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Artist Relief

Unrestricted $5,000 grants for practicing artists facing dire financial emergencies due to COVID-19.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

The Actors Fund

Free and confidential assistance nationally to everyone who works in performing arts and entertainment.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Musicians Foundation

Financial assistance to professionals in the music industry.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

MusiCares

Short-term financial assistance for musicians’ personal needs that have arisen due to unforeseen circumstances.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Author’s League Fund

Helps professional authors, journalists, poets, and dramatists who find themselves in financial need because of medical or health-related problems, temporary loss of income, or other misfortune.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

CERF+ – CERF+ Emergency Assistance

Supporting intensive care, focused on those infected with the COVID-19 that require intensive medical care.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

PEN America Writer’s Emergency Fund

 Small grants for professional writers in acute or unexpected financial crisis.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Queer Writers of Color Relief Fund

- Emergency relief grants up to $500 for queer writers of color who have experienced a loss of income due to the COVID-19 crisis.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Desert X Artist Relief Fund

One-time unrestricted emergency relief cash grants up to $1,000 for Southern California artists, including the Coachella Valley and desert environs, who have been directly impacted by the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

LA Arts COVID-19 Relief Fund

Emergency relief grants up to $30,000 for Los Angeles County-based arts nonprofits to maintain essential functions and retain core staff through the COVID-19 crisis.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

East Bay/Oakland Relief Fund for Individuals in the Arts

 Relief grants up to $2,000 to help the various and diverse cultural communities of artists, teaching artists, culture bearers, and nonprofit arts workers who comprise Alameda and Contra Costa Counties, with dedicated support for those in the City of Oakland.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grants for Visual and Performing Artists

 Urgent funding for visual and performing artists who incur unexpected or unbudgeted expenses for projects close to completion with committed exhibition or performance dates.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Arts Administrators of Color Network Arts and Culture Leaders of Color Emergency Fund

Up to $200 to help those pursuing careers as artists or arts administrators whose income has been directly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Disaster Relief Assistance for Immigrants

California is providing one-time state-funded disaster relief assistance to undocumented adults who are ineligible for other forms of assistance. The California Department of Social Services has selected twelve nonprofit organizations to help individuals apply for and receive this disaster relief assistance in their region. An undocumented adult who qualifies can receive $500 in direct assistance, with a maximum of $1000 in assistance per household.

Tools for Artists and Art Organizations

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

HowlRound Artists in a Time of Global Pandemic webinar

Focused on shared resources (legal, advocacy, how to take your work virtual, finding emergency funding, and financial best practices in crisis) and building and grounding our national community for US-based freelance artists and cultural workers in all disciplines.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

U.S. Department of Arts and Culture Community Care in the Time of Coronavirus

A diverse resource list for addressing social justice as it pertains to the nation’s reaction to the COVID-19 emergency.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Freelance Artist Resources

An aggregated list of free resources, opportunities, and financial relief options available to individual artists of all disciplines.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

ArtsReady

An online emergency preparedness service with a number of COVID-19 preparedness resources from across the arts and culture sector.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures COVID-19 Resource Directory

A sortable spreadsheet with numerous categories, including emergency funding, statements from the field, and social media groups for arts organizations and individual artists.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

DeVos Institute of Arts Management Pro Bono Consultation for U.S. Arts Organizations

Rapid response support for American arts and culture non-profits in wake of pandemic.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

California Lawyers for the Arts Emergency Resources

A list of resources for artists and arts organizations on behalf of the arts community.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Arts Education Partnership COVID-19 Partner Resources

A collection of information from leaders in the arts education field related to shifting operations to online platforms for telework situations, serving their constituents in new ways and caring for their employees.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

National Endowment for the Arts COVID-19 Resources for Artists and Arts Organizations

A lengthy list of arts service organizations providing frequently updated news and resources for artists and arts organizations.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Californians for the Arts COVID-19 Resources

Tracks in one place the Federal, State and Local news that impacts the entire arts sector.

Other Artist & Art Organization Resources

Americans for the Arts Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource and Response Center

Closely monitoring recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Federal and D.C. governments as developments evolve.

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