Emergency Aid for Craft Artists in Northern California Fire Zone
CERF+ offers assistance
CERF+, the national emergency preparedness and response organization, announces that emergency relief assistance is available for professional craft artists seriously affected by the Northern California wildfires.
If, as a craft artist, you have suffered loss, contact CERF+ when you are able. If you are an arts organization with constituents in the affected areas, please pass this information on and/or contact CERF+ directly.
CERF+'s programs include:
- Grants up to $2,500;
- No-interest loans up to $8,000;
- Booth fee waivers at craft shows;
- Discounts on materials and equipment from suppliers and manufacturers; and
- Assistance with business development through referrals to consultants and other low or no-cost resources.
For eligibility requirements and more detailed information, please click here or contact CERF+ at:
PO Box 838
Montpelier, VT 05601
ph: (802) 229-2306
fx: (802) 223-6484