(Above)Photo courtesy of Son of Semele Ensemble
The LA County COVID-19 Arts Relief Fund is administered by the LA County Department of Arts and Culture and its purpose is to assist Los Angeles County nonprofit arts organizations that have been affected by COVID-19 due to business losses or business interruptions during the COVID-19 pandemic and are current grantees of Los Angeles County and/or one of the seven municipal arts funders in the County of Los Angeles. Los Angeles County has allocated $10,000,000 in CARES Act funding to the Arts Relief Fund. Grant awards will be based on eligibility and demonstrated need. Awards will range based on the number of applications received, organizational budget size, demonstrated losses and expenditures due to the COVID-19 pandemic.