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Helping Artists Rebuild

Laying the Groundwork for Beneficiary + Ceramic Artist Casey Giakas' New Pottery Studio in St John US Virgin Islands

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CERF+ is doing so much to help artists who can’t work due to circumstances out of their control. I don’t even think that I am that special, but it makes me feel special that you think I am worth investing in, that you feel it is important for me to continue to make work.

Christina Bothwell

Glass Artist, 2018 Studio Fire, Stillwater, Pennsylvania

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CERF+ Welcomes Two New Board Members

CERF+ Welcomes Two New Board Members

CERF+ is pleased to welcome two new Board members at the organization’s annual meeting underway today. The meeting brings together (virtually) the CERF+ Board and staff who will review the organization’s historic fiscal year 2020, which just ended on September 30. The...

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CERF+ Awards Second Round of COVID-19 Relief Grants

CERF+ Awards Second Round of COVID-19 Relief Grants

On September 22, 2020, CERF+ awarded 392 craft artists facing dire circumstances such as housing, food, and health insecurities with $1,000 COVID-19 Relief Grants. This brings the total number of artists who received CERF+ COVID-19 Relief Grants over two cycles to 592...

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CERF+ Joins Artist Relief as Field Partner

CERF+ Joins Artist Relief as Field Partner

Artist Relief, the coalition of national arts grantmakers, announced earlier this month that CERF+ has joined the initiative as a Field Partner to lend its expertise in the craft field, invest directly into the relief fund to support artists working in craft...

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