The Greater Cincinnati arts sector is especially vulnerable to the ramifications of COVID-19 because we gather people for shared experiences. There are a host of resources available to arts and culture organizations that can help inform your planning for recovery and vibrancy on the other side of this crisis.
National Crowdfunding Efforts
The below are new funds set up specifically to relieve artists in financial crisis as a result of COVID-19. We cannot vouch for the methods by which funds/services are distributed and welcome any feedback. Please note: never share social security number or bank account number through a Google form.
Equal Sound (musicians)
Freelance Co-op Relief Fund
Corona Virus 2020 Artist Relief Funds Database
Leveler: Peer to Peer Wealth Distribution
Shade Literary Arts Queer Writers of Color Relief Fund
National Collective Action Efforts
UN's Global Call to Creatives
The Foundation for Art & Healing launches Stuck At Home (Together)