COVID-19 Response Hub

As COVID-19 continues to impact the King County, WA cultural sector, we'll share information on funds, resources, and more support right here.


If you anticipate a barrier to your participation due to limited English writing ability, visual impairment, or would like to request assistance to access this application, please contact us at hello@4culture.org, 206-296-7580, or TTY 711.

Si usted cree que pueda tener un obstáculo para participar debido a su capacidad limitada de escritura en inglés, discapacidad visual o si desea solicitar asistencia para acceder a esta aplicación, contáctenos en hello@4culture.org, en el (206) 296-7580 o TTY 711.

如需要英语阅读写作协助、因视力障碍或任何残疾而需协助填写或其他说明材料、或需要其他关于申请表格的协助服务,请通过电话(206 296 7580 或 TTY 711)或电邮(hello@4culture.org)与我们联系。


Reopen Fund

Apply to the Reopen Fund

Deadline: Aug 17, 2020

Is your organization tackling reopening and restarting while adapting to public health restrictions? These funds can help with training, PPE, infrastructure, systems upgrades, personnel and more.
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Reopening Toolkit

Do you need more information on safely reopening your organization to the public? We’ve assembled resources to assist you in preparing your staff, volunteers, and facility to welcome back patrons.
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Cultural Relief Fund

Data Highlights

Our Cultural Relief Fund helped support King County cultural organizations and workers through closures and loss of work due to COVID-19:

  • The grant was open from April 1 to June 15.
  • We received 1,285 applications requesting a total of $3,350,588.
  • We were able to distribute $1,905,275 to 566 organizations and cultural workers.

Relief Fund Recipients

See the full list of King County cultural organizations and workers who received financial support through the first months of the COVID-19 outbreak.
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Artists Supporting Community

We are deeply inspired by the impactful ways artists have reacted to this crisis. The Creative Response arm of our relief fund has helped more than 30 projects come to life, with more taking shape in the coming weeks.
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More Support

Ongoing Response

We’re closely monitoring COVID-19 and will share all our latest updates in one place. Please read this centralized response for information on deadlines, changes to programs, office closures, and more.
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Hello4Culture: Digital Edition

Let’s stay connected in these uncertain times. We’re holding collaborative digital space so we can hear from you, share resources, and build solutions as we all navigate COVID-19.
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Amplifier Collaboration

4Culture partnered with Amplifier to select ten artists from King County to share their vision as part of a global call to artists.
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Resources

More Lists

    Artists + Creatives

  • King County Creative

    COVID-19 Handbook for Creative Industries

      Comprehensive resources to support the cultural community and prepare for recovery. Look here first for resources not on our page.

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    • Americans for the Arts

      Resource and Response Center

        Resources for organizations and individuals, field tools and research, equity and mental health, and reopening by state, county, and towns.

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      • OneRedmond

        Eastside Recovery Hub

          Emergency tools, resources, and support. A hub of current information for our local businesses, our non-profits, and our citizens.

          Details ›
        • Seattle Good Business Network

          Support Hub

            Resources and information to support small businesses and our community; relief, promotion, and tools for local businesses to stay afloat.

            Details ›
          • Artist Trust

            Resources

              Emergency Funds; Housing Support; Unemployment Resources; Healthcare; Archived Webinars; and General Information.

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            • International Sculpture Center

              ISC Community Support

                Welcome to our new resources page where we will post opportunities for COVID-19 support/relief as we learn about them.

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              • Black Dot

                COVID-19 Resources

                  Resources for creative entrepreneurs, freelancers, restaurants, nonprofits, etc. Contact Black Dot for information about their Mastermind Mondays webinar series.

                  Details ›
                • Washington Festivals & Events Association

                  Information and Resources

                    WFEA board members, sponsors, vendors, and the membership network are here to offer support and guidance; includes a webinar archive.

                    Details ›
                  • Wh!psmart

                    Resources for WA Creatives and Creative Businesses

                      Information about accessing resources like rent and tax relief through government agencies, as well as grants for artists and nonprofits.

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                    • Artist at Risk Connection

                      Resources for Artists and Arts Organizations

                        Resources for artists and art-related professionals and organizations to find support.

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                      • Fractured Atlas

                        Emergency Resources for Artists

                          List of emergency resources for artists and arts organizations of all disciplines and designations.

                          Details ›
                        • Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative

                          Resource Hub

                            The Heritage Emergency National Task Force has compiled relevant COVID-19 URLs from its members and other stakeholders.

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                          • Forecast Public Art

                            Artist Resources and Funding

                              A list of resources for artists, including emergency support.

                              Details ›
                            • BOMB Magazine

                              Closing the Distance: New Spaces for Community

                                BOMB’s ongoing list of online classes and tools, freelance resources, workshops, and livestreams to keep you company and engaged.

                                Details ›
                              • Inspire Washington

                                Advocacy & Resources

                                  Arts education resources, government announcements and information and arts emergency funding.

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                                • Historic Preservation

                                • Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative

                                  Resource Hub

                                    The Heritage Emergency National Task Force has compiled relevant COVID-19 URLs from its members and other stakeholders.

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                                  • City of Seattle Department of Neighborhoods

                                    Secure historic buildings from vandals and theft

                                      We recognize the impact this may have on communities and suggest employing only the measures that are absolutely necessary. 

                                      Details ›
                                    • National Trust Community Investment Corporation

                                      COVID-19 Resources

                                        Information on the CARES Act, resources for community development, and development finance; webinar archive.

                                        Details ›
                                      • Main Street America

                                        Community Tools and Resources

                                          Federal and national resources for business and nonprofit support as well as webinars and tips for Main Street districts.

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                                        • Preservation Leadership Forum

                                          Resources in Response to the Coronavirus

                                            A range of resources for preservationists, museums, and historic sites. Additional resources are relevant to nonprofits.

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                                          • Museums + Collections

                                          • WA Secretary of State: Washington State Library

                                            IMLS CARES Act Funding

                                            • Deadline:
                                            • Eligibility: Libraries, tribes and museums in WA with connectivity needs.

                                            Applications for hotspots, Personal Protective Equipment, and mini-grants to develop new outreach and programming to reach patrons where they are.

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                                          • Institute of Museum and Library Services

                                            Coronavirus Updates

                                              News and updates; government information and resources; and another list of resources for libraries and museums.

                                              Details ›
                                            • Western Museums Association

                                              COVID-19 Resources

                                                Resources to help you and your institution navigate your response and safely reopen; webinar archive link at the end.

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                                              • cuseum

                                                Webinars for Museums and Cultural Organizations

                                                  Topics range from virtual programming and education to remote internship programs, communications, membership, etc, during the pandemic.

                                                  Details ›
                                                • Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative

                                                  Resource Hub

                                                    The Heritage Emergency National Task Force has compiled relevant COVID-19 URLs from its members and other stakeholders.

                                                    Details ›
                                                  • Collections Stewardship

                                                    Resources for Collections

                                                      Resources regarding museum collections and COVID-19.

                                                      Details ›
                                                    • Accessibility and Disability Section of the Society of American Archivists

                                                      Archivists at home

                                                        The document addresses the needs of the archival community, such as temporary closure, working from home, and archival resilience.

                                                        Details ›
                                                      • Association of Children's Museums

                                                        Resources for Children’s Museums

                                                          Resources for reopening, online programming, administration, working remotely, fundraising and communications, networking, and an archive of webinars.

                                                          Details ›
                                                        • American Alliance of Museums

                                                          Resources and Information for the Museum Field

                                                            A guide to help museums prepare for outbreaks in their communities and navigate the broader impact of COVID-19.

                                                            Details ›
                                                          • National Center for Preservation Technology and Training

                                                            Technical Resources

                                                              Webinars and other resources on a variety of topics, in multiple languages.

                                                              Details ›
                                                            • American Library Association

                                                              Pandemic Preparedness

                                                                Library-specific policy suggestions and more universal resources on pandemic education, prevention, and preparation.

                                                                Details ›
                                                              • Our Community

                                                              • City of Bellevue

                                                                Business/Nonprofit Resources

                                                                  We continue to develop additional resources and tools. Please remember to document COVID-19 impacts to inform government relief efforts.

                                                                  Details ›
                                                                • Seattle Good Business Network

                                                                  Support Hub

                                                                    Resources and information to support small businesses and our community; relief, promotion, and tools for local businesses to stay afloat.

                                                                    Details ›
                                                                  • Black Dot

                                                                    COVID-19 Resources

                                                                      Resources for creative entrepreneurs, freelancers, restaurants, nonprofits, etc. Contact Black Dot for information about their Mastermind Mondays webinar series.

                                                                      Details ›
                                                                    • Duwamish Tribe

                                                                      COVID-19 Resources

                                                                        Information, resources, the latest news, and media updates. We thank you for caring about your community—staying home saves lives!

                                                                        Details ›
                                                                      • City of Renton, WA Economic Development Division

                                                                        Renton Resource Guide

                                                                          Existing resources and opportunities to help the small business community; includes resources in multiple languages.

                                                                          Details ›
                                                                        • Africatown Community Land Trust

                                                                          Community Resources

                                                                            We continue our commitment to assisting those most in need in our community with resources and technical expertise.

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                                                                          • Road Map Project

                                                                            Regional COVID-19 Resources

                                                                              Resources for students, education and learning, advocacy, funding, food security, and places to donate to help vulnerable people.

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                                                                            • Racial Equity Tools

                                                                              Racial Equity and Social Justice Resources

                                                                                Information that hopefully will help communities and activists as they work to understand and respond to the moment and beyond.

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                                                                              • Native Americans in Philanthropy

                                                                                Supporting Our Community

                                                                                  We are committed to providing credible information and resources to help Native nonprofits, organizations, and communities navigate unprecedented times.

                                                                                  Details ›
                                                                                • OneAmerica

                                                                                  Resources for Immigrants / Recursos para Inmigrantes

                                                                                    Resources in WA State (some in multiple languages), so everyone in our communities has access to care and necessities.

                                                                                    Details ›
                                                                                  • Recursos para Comunidades Indocumentadas

                                                                                      National crowd-sourced list of resources for undocumented communities, from financial to legal aid, mutual aid, medical and food resources.

                                                                                      Details ›
                                                                                    • Friends of Historic Belltown

                                                                                      Resources for Downtown Workers

                                                                                        A collection of government resources, legal support, health resources, as well as small business and artist resources for downtown workers.

                                                                                        Details ›
                                                                                      • City of Seattle

                                                                                        Resources for Community

                                                                                          Comprehensive list of resources, programs, and services that help residents significantly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Available in multiple languages.

                                                                                          Details ›
                                                                                        • Unitarian Universalist Service Committee

                                                                                          Immigrant Justice Accompaniment Skill-Share

                                                                                            A list of resources for advocates and allies who work in migrant accompaniment and immigration justice.

                                                                                            Details ›
                                                                                          • Restaurant Workers’ Community Foundation

                                                                                            Resources for Restaurants and Workers

                                                                                              Information and links to resources for restaurants and workers during the COVID-19 Emergency, as well as their own relief fund.

                                                                                              Details ›
                                                                                            • United Way of King County

                                                                                              COVID-19 Resources

                                                                                                We are updating this comprehensive list regularly. A wide range of resources are provided.

                                                                                                Details ›

                                                                                              Organizations

                                                                                              Funding

                                                                                                Advice + Advocacy

                                                                                              • Artist Up, Mentorly, King County, Seattle Office of Film and Music

                                                                                                Online Assistance Hub

                                                                                                  Free, online consultations to help artists and arts organizations connect with pandemic resources and navigate a variety of processes.

                                                                                                  Details ›
                                                                                                • 501 Commons

                                                                                                  PPP Loan Forgiveness Guidance

                                                                                                    Tracking tools and free consultations and technical support for PPP Loan applications and forgiveness. Includes updated PPP loan forgiveness guidance.

                                                                                                    Details ›
                                                                                                  • Seattle Public Library

                                                                                                    Library to Business Resources

                                                                                                      Business librarians are trained to help nonprofits and individuals with grant research, as well as all aspects of business research.

                                                                                                      Details ›
                                                                                                    • Freelance Artist Consortium of Seattle

                                                                                                        A union created by cultural workers from a wide range of disciplines, media, genres, and technicians in and around Seattle.

                                                                                                        Details ›
                                                                                                      • Business Impact NW and (re)Startup 425

                                                                                                        Business Response Team

                                                                                                          Need one-on-one technical assistance with accessing financial resources? If you’re located on the Puget Sound’s Eastside, we can help!

                                                                                                          Details ›
                                                                                                        • SoCoCulture

                                                                                                          Resource referral consultations in South King County

                                                                                                            Staff listen to your needs with compassion and love for the arts, and help connect you to the right resources.

                                                                                                            Details ›
                                                                                                          • SOAR: Elevating Community Voice

                                                                                                            Resource Needs Connection

                                                                                                              Contact a staff member via the form; they will help connect young adults and families to resources. Google sign-in required.

                                                                                                              Details ›
                                                                                                            • Seattle Office of Arts and Culture

                                                                                                              Cultural Space Rent Relief Offer

                                                                                                                Rent Relief for cultural spaces in Seattle. Advice also available for independent cultural workers.

                                                                                                                Details ›
                                                                                                              • The Vera Project

                                                                                                                COVID-19 Support

                                                                                                                  Fill out this quick form and we will connect you to the resources and information you need.

                                                                                                                  Details ›
                                                                                                                • Washington Lawyers for the Arts

                                                                                                                  Legal Resources

                                                                                                                    We continue offering legal advice and legal education, to support the work of artists and arts organizations in Washington.

                                                                                                                    Details ›
                                                                                                                  • Arts Action Fund

                                                                                                                    Federal Arts Funding Opportunities for Nonprofit and Commercial Arts Organizations and Individual Artists

                                                                                                                      Info on accessing CARES Act funds from the perspective of a nonprofit, governmental agency, commercial company, self-employed artist, and taxpayer.

                                                                                                                      Details ›
                                                                                                                    • Artists + Creatives

                                                                                                                    • Seattle Public Library

                                                                                                                      Library to Business Resources

                                                                                                                        Business librarians are trained to help nonprofits and individuals with grant research, as well as all aspects of business research.

                                                                                                                        Details ›
                                                                                                                      • Seattle Art Workshops with Laurel & Gia

                                                                                                                        WA Artist and Creatives Mutual Aid

                                                                                                                          Pro bono assistance with: resumes; grant writing and application review; writing/editorial assistance; and finding your strengths in the new economy.

                                                                                                                          Details ›
                                                                                                                        • Sound Community Bank

                                                                                                                          Check cashing assistance

                                                                                                                            We are cashing CARES Act stimulus checks free of charge, even for non-clients. 

                                                                                                                            Details ›
                                                                                                                          • Africatown Community Land Trust

                                                                                                                            Build Africatown Response Fund

                                                                                                                            • Amount: $500 (housing security) or $1,000 (small business)
                                                                                                                            • Eligibility: For individuals' rent, mortgage payments, or small business expenses.

                                                                                                                            With a particular focus on individuals denied from other forms of relief, and those who contribute meaningfully to our community.

                                                                                                                            Details ›
                                                                                                                          • Forecast Public Art

                                                                                                                            Adapting in-person arts-based activities in the pandemic

                                                                                                                              A toolkit for artists, arts organizations, presenting organizations, etc. We will continue developing it based on open-source input from you.

                                                                                                                              Details ›
                                                                                                                            • Arts Administrators of Color Network

                                                                                                                              Arts Leaders of Color Emergency Fund

                                                                                                                              • Eligibility: BIPOC artists or administrators in financial need

                                                                                                                              Creatives practicing and teaching their art as well as the administrators who are supporting that art need our financial support..

                                                                                                                              Details ›
                                                                                                                            • Our Community

                                                                                                                            • Ingersoll Gender Center

                                                                                                                              COVID-19 Response Programs

                                                                                                                                Trans and Gender Diverse Community Financial Assistance Programs. Also weekly community calls on Sundays (5pm-7pm). RSVP via the link below.

                                                                                                                                Details ›
                                                                                                                              • One Fair Wage

                                                                                                                                Emergency Fund

                                                                                                                                • Eligibility: Service workers struggling amidst the pandemic

                                                                                                                                We are actively raising money to provide temporary cash gifts to workers as funding becomes available. En Español tambien.

                                                                                                                                Details ›
                                                                                                                              • Africatown Community Land Trust

                                                                                                                                Build Africatown Response Fund

                                                                                                                                • Amount: $500 (housing security) or $1,000 (small business)
                                                                                                                                • Eligibility: For individuals' rent, mortgage payments, or small business expenses.

                                                                                                                                With a particular focus on individuals denied from other forms of relief, and those who contribute meaningfully to our community.

                                                                                                                                Details ›
                                                                                                                              • Seattle Sounders and the RAVE Foundation

                                                                                                                                Seattle Sounders Relief Fund

                                                                                                                                • Amount: Up to $1000 for individuals; up to $7500 for organizations
                                                                                                                                • Eligibility: Neighborhoods of SODO, Pioneer Square, and Chinatown-International District.

                                                                                                                                Supports individuals, small businesses, and nonprofits located near CenturyLink Field, who are impacted by the 2020 MLS season postponement.

                                                                                                                                Details ›
                                                                                                                              • Autism and Race

                                                                                                                                Autistic People of Color Fund

                                                                                                                                • Amount: $100 - $500 per individual
                                                                                                                                • Eligibility: Autistic people of color inside and outside the US

                                                                                                                                The Fund for Community Reparations for Autistic People of Color's Interdependence, Survival, and Empowerment offers one-time microgrants.

                                                                                                                                Details ›
                                                                                                                              • Restaurant Opportunities Centers United

                                                                                                                                National Direct Financial Assistance

                                                                                                                                  Listed below are national and city/state resources available to restaurant workers during the pandemic.

                                                                                                                                  Details ›
                                                                                                                                • United States Bartenders Guild

                                                                                                                                  USBG Relief and Response

                                                                                                                                  • Amount: $150-$500 per individual
                                                                                                                                  • Eligibility: Residents of the US and its territories.

                                                                                                                                  Open to Bartenders employed as a Bartender within one year of applying, or the spouse or child of a Bartender.

                                                                                                                                  Details ›
                                                                                                                                • Scholarship Junkies

                                                                                                                                  Relief Fund for WA Undocumented Folks

                                                                                                                                  • Amount: $500-$1,000 per individual
                                                                                                                                  • Eligibility: Residents of WA.

                                                                                                                                  We provide direct economic support to individuals in our undocumented community whose main stream of income has been disrupted.

                                                                                                                                  Details ›
                                                                                                                                • Small Businesses

                                                                                                                                • Seattle Public Library

                                                                                                                                  Library to Business Resources

                                                                                                                                    Business librarians are trained to help nonprofits and individuals with grant research, as well as all aspects of business research.

                                                                                                                                    Details ›
                                                                                                                                  • MRSC: Local Government Success

                                                                                                                                    Small Business and Tenant Assistance Programs

                                                                                                                                      Small business and tenant relief programs adopted by local governments in WA as a result of the pandemic.

                                                                                                                                      Details ›
                                                                                                                                    • King County Dept of Local Services

                                                                                                                                      Technical assistance coaching and language support for small businesses

                                                                                                                                      • Eligibility: Local businesses and chambers of commerce in unincorporated King County.

                                                                                                                                      Owners and community business organizations that serve businesses in unincorporated King County can call or sign up for coaching.

                                                                                                                                      Details ›
                                                                                                                                    • Sound Community Bank

                                                                                                                                      Check cashing assistance

                                                                                                                                        We are cashing CARES Act stimulus checks free of charge, even for non-clients. 

                                                                                                                                        Details ›
                                                                                                                                      • Africatown Community Land Trust

                                                                                                                                        Build Africatown Response Fund

                                                                                                                                        • Amount: $500 (housing security) or $1,000 (small business)
                                                                                                                                        • Eligibility: For individuals' rent, mortgage payments, or small business expenses.

                                                                                                                                        With a particular focus on individuals denied from other forms of relief, and those who contribute meaningfully to our community.

                                                                                                                                        Details ›
                                                                                                                                      • Lendio

                                                                                                                                        Federal Relief for Small Businesses

                                                                                                                                          Advice on how to apply for the Paycheck Protection Program, help with matching to a SBA lender, and other resources.

                                                                                                                                          Details ›

                                                                                                                                        Surveys

                                                                                                                                          Artists + Creatives

                                                                                                                                        • Shunpike

                                                                                                                                          COVID-19 Survey

                                                                                                                                            Help us better understand the financial impacts of the crisis, so we can prioritize our efforts to meet your needs.

                                                                                                                                            Details ›
                                                                                                                                          • Freelancers Union

                                                                                                                                            COVID-19 Follow-up Member Survey

                                                                                                                                              We'd like to learn more about freelancers' ability to access to government relief, to help us target our advocacy work.…

                                                                                                                                              Details ›
                                                                                                                                            • OneRedmond

                                                                                                                                              Local Business Impact Survey

                                                                                                                                                OneRedmond is gathering information from local small businesses about your urgent needs, to better advocate for federal and state funding.

                                                                                                                                                Details ›
                                                                                                                                              • Seattle Independent Artist Sustainability Effort

                                                                                                                                                Economic Impacts

                                                                                                                                                  Three different surveys for independent artists, producing groups/collectives (without a venue), and performance/event venues.

                                                                                                                                                  Details ›
                                                                                                                                                • Organizations

                                                                                                                                                • Shunpike

                                                                                                                                                  COVID-19 Survey

                                                                                                                                                    Help us better understand the financial impacts of the crisis, so we can prioritize our efforts to meet your needs.

                                                                                                                                                    Details ›
                                                                                                                                                  • National Council of Nonprofits

                                                                                                                                                    Nonprofits’ experiences with Paycheck Protection Program loans

                                                                                                                                                      We're gathering real-time information about your experiences to help us find common problems that require system fixes or collective action.

                                                                                                                                                      Details ›
                                                                                                                                                    • Pacific NW Maritime Heritage Council

                                                                                                                                                      Impact survey

                                                                                                                                                        To determine the economic, social, and programmatic impact on our coastal marine science, museum, and maritime heritage communities.

                                                                                                                                                        Details ›
                                                                                                                                                      • OneRedmond

                                                                                                                                                        Local Business Impact Survey

                                                                                                                                                          OneRedmond is gathering information from local small businesses about your urgent needs, to better advocate for federal and state funding.

                                                                                                                                                          Details ›
                                                                                                                                                        • Seattle Independent Artist Sustainability Effort

                                                                                                                                                          Economic Impacts

                                                                                                                                                            Three different surveys for independent artists, producing groups/collectives (without a venue), and performance/event venues.

                                                                                                                                                            Details ›
                                                                                                                                                          • Other

                                                                                                                                                          • Eastside Arts and Culture Coalition and 4 Eastside Cities

                                                                                                                                                            Arts Audience Participation Survey (Eastside)

                                                                                                                                                              Help gauge audience comfort with future in-person experiences, and what other virtual/alternative display methods are valued. Multiple languages available.

                                                                                                                                                              Details ›
                                                                                                                                                            • OneAmerica

                                                                                                                                                              How have you been affected by the pandemic?

                                                                                                                                                                This survey will help us understand what our communities most need. En Español también.

                                                                                                                                                                Details ›
                                                                                                                                                              • Seattle Independent Artist Sustainability Effort

                                                                                                                                                                Economic Impacts

                                                                                                                                                                  Three different surveys for independent artists, producing groups/collectives (without a venue), and performance/event venues.

                                                                                                                                                                  Details ›
                                                                                                                                                                • Common Field

                                                                                                                                                                  Common Field

                                                                                                                                                                    Share your ideas, needs, and questions around how we might best organize to support individuals and organizations.

                                                                                                                                                                    Details ›

                                                                                                                                                                  Events + Webinars

                                                                                                                                                                  Community

                                                                                                                                                                  Basic Needs

                                                                                                                                                                  Donate

                                                                                                                                                                    Local

                                                                                                                                                                  • Operation Sack Lunch

                                                                                                                                                                    Give the Gift of Food Security

                                                                                                                                                                      100% of your donation is used to prepare no-cost, nutritionally dense, culturally appropriate meals for those most in need.

                                                                                                                                                                      Details ›
                                                                                                                                                                    • GoFundMe campaign organized by Ryan Dwyer

                                                                                                                                                                      Fine Dine Front Lines

                                                                                                                                                                        We stimulate restaurants with business by placing orders of 100 meals, and delivery them to front line workers for free.

                                                                                                                                                                        Details ›
                                                                                                                                                                      • Communities in Schools Renton-Tukwila

                                                                                                                                                                        COVID-19 Emergency Fund

                                                                                                                                                                          This fund addresses the immediate needs of economically vulnerable populations; families need food, rental/utility assistance, gas cards, etc.

                                                                                                                                                                          Details ›
                                                                                                                                                                        • Renton Regional Community Foundation

                                                                                                                                                                          Response Fund

                                                                                                                                                                            This fund provides flexible financial support to organizations in South King County working with some of the most vulnerable communities.

                                                                                                                                                                            Details ›
                                                                                                                                                                          • Africatown Community Land Trust

                                                                                                                                                                            Africatown Fund (Central District, Seattle)

                                                                                                                                                                              Your donation will add to our housing assistance fund, so we can continue our impactful community work during this time.

                                                                                                                                                                              Details ›
                                                                                                                                                                            • Historic Seattle

                                                                                                                                                                              Help keep our tenants in their spaces

                                                                                                                                                                                We've kept our partners and tenants from losing their homes, offices, or performances spaces; we need help to continue. 

                                                                                                                                                                                Details ›
                                                                                                                                                                              • GoFundMe Campaign organized by Kirkland Chamber Small Business Relief

                                                                                                                                                                                Kirkland Small Business Relief Fund

                                                                                                                                                                                  This fund aims to provide immediate financial assistance to Kirkland’s hardest hit small businesses and small nonprofits.

                                                                                                                                                                                  Details ›
                                                                                                                                                                                • FreeFunder Campaign organized by Jeannie Rakamnuaykit

                                                                                                                                                                                  Busker Relief Fund

                                                                                                                                                                                    Help support the singers, dancers, pianists, magicians and other artists who regularly perform at Seattle’s Pike Place Market.

                                                                                                                                                                                    Details ›
                                                                                                                                                                                  • Eastside Mutual Aid

                                                                                                                                                                                    South King County and Eastside Mutual Aid

                                                                                                                                                                                      Raising funds to support survivors, sick & disabled, immunocompromised, undocumented, black, queer, indigenous, and or people of color.

                                                                                                                                                                                      Details ›
                                                                                                                                                                                    • GoFundMe Campaign, organized by Rosario Lopez and 2 others, on behalf of M Mork

                                                                                                                                                                                      Survival Fund for the People

                                                                                                                                                                                      • Eligibility: Priority given to those most vulnerable in King County.

                                                                                                                                                                                      Help fund folks providing grocery/supply deliveries. They expect to also run errands, walk dogs, and provide caregiving and mental/emotional support.

                                                                                                                                                                                      Details ›
                                                                                                                                                                                    • GoFundMe Campaign, organized by Ijeoma Oluo and 3 others on behalf of LANGSTON

                                                                                                                                                                                      Seattle Artist Relief Fund

                                                                                                                                                                                      • Eligibility: Priority may given to artists from systemically economically disadvantaged communities.

                                                                                                                                                                                      Help support those in the greater Seattle arts community who have been financially impacted by cancellations due to COVID-19.

                                                                                                                                                                                      Details ›
                                                                                                                                                                                    • GoFundMe Campaign, organized by Guadalupe M.M and 2 others, on behalf of Rent Fund For Undocumented People.

                                                                                                                                                                                      Relief Fund for Undocumented People

                                                                                                                                                                                      • Eligibility: Undocumented folks in the Seattle area.

                                                                                                                                                                                      Help support a fund that is actively reaching out to undocumented communities in Seattle.

                                                                                                                                                                                      Details ›
                                                                                                                                                                                    • GoFundMe Campaign, organized by Dane Garfield Wilson and 2 others

                                                                                                                                                                                      Re-bar Family Unite Fundraiser

                                                                                                                                                                                        Help support Re-bar, an iconic historical alternative theater and underground music nightclub with a focus on LGBTQIA/ QTPOC events.

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                                                                                                                                                                                      • National

                                                                                                                                                                                      • GoFundMe Campaign organized by the Arts Administrators of Color Network

                                                                                                                                                                                        Arts Leaders of Color Emergency Fund

                                                                                                                                                                                        • Eligibility: BIPOC artists or administrators in financial need

                                                                                                                                                                                        Creatives practicing and teaching their art as well as the administrators who are supporting that art need our financial support.

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                                                                                                                                                                                      • A member of the PPECoalition

                                                                                                                                                                                        Find the Masks

                                                                                                                                                                                          Find where you can donate your masks or other personal protective equipment (PPE) in your local area.

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                                                                                                                                                                                        • Restaurant Workers' Community Foundation

                                                                                                                                                                                          Emergency Relief Fund

                                                                                                                                                                                            Help support funding for individual restaurant workers; nonprofit organizations serving restaurant workers in crisis; and zero-interest loans for restaurants.

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                                                                                                                                                                                          • Artist Relief Tree

                                                                                                                                                                                            Relief Fund for Artists

                                                                                                                                                                                              As funds land in the account, redistribution to artists in need will occur on a first-come-first-serve basis.  

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                                                                                                                                                                                            • Musicians Foundation

                                                                                                                                                                                              Emergency Aid Grant Program

                                                                                                                                                                                              • Eligibility: Professional musicians with 5+ years experience.

                                                                                                                                                                                              Please help us support professional musicians during this crisis. Many thousands of performers, educators, and composers have no work. 

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                                                                                                                                                                                            • CERF+ The Artists Safety Net

                                                                                                                                                                                              COVID-19 Response Fund

                                                                                                                                                                                                CERF+ is currently providing funds to artists who require intensive medical attention due to COVID-19.

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                                                                                                                                                                                              • Washington

                                                                                                                                                                                              • Na'ah Illahee Fund

                                                                                                                                                                                                Native Community Crisis Response Fund

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Immediate and direct assistance for our grantees working to respond to the crisis throughout Washington State and the Pacific Northwest.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                • Front and Centered

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Frontline Response Fund

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Provides immediate assistance to our grantee grassroots organizations, led by and based in communities of color, throughout WA.

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                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Big Table

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ways to Care as an Individual or Family

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Ideas focused on those in the restaurant and hospitality industry because they are among the most vulnerable now.

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