Craft Emergency Relief Fund (CERF+)
CRAFT EMERGENCY RELIEF FUND (CERF+)
Artists’ emergency resources
CERF+ would like to make sure that any professional craft artist seriously affected by the disaster is aware of the emergency relief assistance available from CERF+.
If, as a craft artist, you have suffered loss, please contact CERF+ when able. If, as an arts organization representative, you know of craft artists in the disaster areas, or plan to correspond with your artist constituents in the near future, please pass this information on. If there are organizations that directly work with artists in your community that you think CERF+ should know about, please send their contact information.
CERF+’s programs include:
Grants up to $3,000;
No-interest loans up to $8,000;
Booth fee waivers at craft shows;
Discounts on materials and equipment from suppliers and manufacturers;
Assistance with business development through referrals to consultants and other low or no-cost resources
For eligibility requirements and more detailed information, please visit the Emergency Relief section of the CERF+ website or contact them at:
PO Box 838
Montpelier, VT 05601
P: (802) 229-2306