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CERF+ Responds to Central US Flooding

Safety Information, Emergency Resources + Emergency Relief for Artists

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People view the rising waters from the Platte and Missouri rivers which flooded areas of Plattsmouth, Neb., Sunday, March 17, 2019. (AP Photo / Nati Harnik)

As we continue to hear about the impact of the flooding in Nebraska, Iowa, South Dakota and Missouri, CERF+ is reaching out to artists and arts organizations in affected communities to provide emergency relief and useful recovery resources.

Emergency Relief for Artists

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Are You an Artist Working in a Craft Discipline?

CERF+’s emergency financial relief program, the Craft Emergency Relief Fund, provides $3,000 grant and other assistance to artists working in craft disciplines who are facing a career threatening emergency. CERF+ staff is available during the week from 8:30am-5:00pm EST at 802.229.2306 and [email protected] to provide counseling and referrals to artists searching for emergency resources.

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Other Emergency Relief Programs for Artists

Disaster Recovery Resources for Artists

We hope you haven’t suffer personal or business property damage from this disaster, but if you or an artist you know has, CERF+’s Studio Protector has tips to help make the recovery go more smoothly.

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Relief Agencies

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Disaster Clean Up

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Disaster Salvage

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Self Support

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Be Aware

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