COVID-19 Information and Resources

Resources and Information

Bay Area Arts Crisis Navigator (newsletter from Hewlett Foundation Performing Arts team)
CARES Act Information

International Association for Dance Medicine and Science (IADMS) new initiative, Helping Dancers Help Themselves
COVID-19 Freelance Artist Resources
Intersection for the Arts Artist Resources
Dance/USA Resources Page
Non-Profit Finance Fund: Tools and Resources for Nonprofits
Space for Good: Nonprofit Real Estate & Financial Management Resources
California Department of Health Statewide Updates
San Francisco Department of Public Health Local Guidance
Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Federal Guidance
CDC’s Mental Health and Coping During COVID-19
Taking Care of Your Mental Health in the Face of Uncertainty

Funding Resources – Bay Area

East Bay/Oakland Relief Fund for Individuals in the Arts
Performing Arts Worker Relief Fund (Theatre Bay Area, Dancers’ Group, and InterMusicSF partnership)
San Francisco Arts Relief Fund
COVID-19 Freelance Artist Emergency Funding Resources
Resources for Traditional Artists and Organizations Affected by COVID-19
Dance Mission Resources Page
Bopsidy Artist Support Page
Berkeley Arts Organization Continuity Grants
Artist Relief Fund
So Love Can Win Fund (Oakland)

Funding Resources – National

Arts Leaders of Color Emergency Fund
Emergency Funds for Freelancers, Creatives Losing Income During Coronavirus
Creative Capital joins with other grantmakers to form Artist Relief
National Endowment for the Arts announces CARES Act Funding
SBA Disaster Loan Assistance for COVID-19

Impact Surveys and Petitions

Americans for the Arts Impact Survey
San Francisco Arts Alliance Impact Survey
Petition to Include Entertainment Workers in Relief Package
Eventbrite’s Letter to Congress to Protect Live Events

Webinars, Podcasts and Videos

Recorded Podcast: Amplify! Artist Conversations: Andréa Spearman | “Justice/JUSTus”
Recorded Podcast: Queering Desi – Arts Amid the Pandemic
Recorded Webinar: Deriving Value from Collections in the Time of Corona
Recorded Panel: Artists In a Time of Global Pandemic (ASL & Captioned)
Recorded Webinar: Coronavirus and Nonprofits: How to Communicate in a Time of Crisis
Recorded Podcast: How Arts Organizations Can Survive A Pandemic


It’s also okay to take time to grieve. by Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody
Responding to the Coronavirus Outbreak: Resources to Help Nonprofits by Margie Fleming Glennon, The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Dancing (and Dance Writing) in Quarantine with Bhumi B. Patel by Sima Belmar,
What Nonprofit Board Members Should Be Doing Right Now to Address the COVID-19 Situation by Joy Folkedal and Lindsay Tallman, BoardSource Blog
Dancing in Quarantine: Gaga with James Graham by Sima Belmar,
Movement Poems by Jill Randall, Life As A Modern Dancer

Performance and Class Streaming Resources

On the Boards
Facebook Live
YouTube Live Streaming

Offerings from the Community

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