COVID-19 Resources and Funding Information for Artists & Cultural Workers, Organizations & Businesses

Government Funding & Resources; Employment & Event Risk Assessment

Mass Gathering Risk Assessment
Event Planning Resources (BCCDC)
CERB: Who Can Apply
Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy
Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy Calculator (SPREADSHEET) NOTE: to access document you must 1) sign into Google & 2) save a copy to edit the form.
Province of BC: COVID-19 Provincial Support and Information
Q&A – Layoffs, Salary, EI and More
Revenue Canada: Charities & Giving
BC Arts Council COVID-19 Updates & FAQ
Province of BC: Gambling, Gaming & Fundraising
Canada Council for the Arts: COVID-19 Updates
CBT COVID-19 Response for Basin Communities
Info for Canadian Heritage Grants & Contributions Recipients
Canada Summer Jobs Program Info

Aggregate Lists of Resources, Emergency Financial Supports & Funding

Kootenay Arts E-Bulletin COVID-19 Articles
Vancouver Foundation Community Response Fund
Cultural Human Resources Council COVID-19 Info
CBC Arts: Info for Artists & Freelancers
BC Alliance for Arts & Culture COVID-19 Info
Greater Vancouver Professional Theatre Alliance Resources
Creative BC COVID-19 News
Access Copyright: Info for Creators & Publishers
Banff Centre: Info for Artists & Art Sector
BC Museums Association Webinars | #culturedoesntstop
Side Door: Shows. Online. Interactive and Ticketed
Sofar: Live Music Online
Resources for Artists & Organizers: Tips for Getting Online
BC Touring Council COVID-19 Resources
StartUp Canada Info for Entrepreneurs
Export Development Canada COVID-19 Response
LEAN (Leadership Emergency Arts Network) Info for Organizations (DOCUMENT)
Working Through This: Legal Clinic for the Arts with Martha Rans (VIDEO)

Surveys & Income Loss Tracking & Reports (for Orgs. & Individuals)

GVPTA BC Arts & Culture Sector COVID-19 Impact Survey
Vantage Point BC Non-profit Sector COVID Impact Survey (SURVEY)
CARFAC Notice to Members & Community
I Lost My Gig Canada COVID-19 Impact Survey
ALO National Network of Legal Clinics for the Arts Survey
Canada Council for the Arts Input on Measures to Off-set Impacts on Arts Sector


Columbia Basin Trust
Southern Interior Development Initiative Trust
West Kootenay Regional Arts Council
Kootenay Arts E-Bulletin
Community Foundations of Canada


Ministry of Com. Sport & Cultural Develop.
BC Arts Council
Arts BC
Lift Philanthropy Partners
BC Touring Council (funding, online grant writing wkshp)
BC Society Incorporation
ArtStarts in Schools
First Peoples Cultural Council
Music BC
Alliance for Arts and Culture
Crafts Council of BC
Federation of BC Writers
Assn. of Book Publishers of BC
BC Museums Assn.
Heritage BC / Heritage Legacy Fund
BC Gaming Grants
BC Achievement Foundation
Leon and Thea Koerner Award…LTK_project_assistance
Vancouver Foundation
Royal BC Museum
BC Archives


Canadian Heritage (arts, culture and heritage programs)
Heritage Canada Foundation
Canada Council for the Arts
CARFAC (Canadian Artists’ Representation)
McLean Foundation
Indspire Awards
Canadian Council of Archives
Canadian Crafts Federation
Canadian Actors Equity Assn.
Imagine Canada – non-profits
Canada Customs and
Archives Canada
Creative City Network of Canada
Canadian Museums Assn.
Cultural Human Resources Council
Work In Culture
Hill Strategies (arts stats)
Federation of Canadian Artists
Library and Archives Canada DHCP Funding