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Commerce And ArtsFund Award Nearly $11 Million To Washington Nonprofits; $200k+ Locally
KXRO News Radio, June 24, 2021

Commerce, ArtsFund Partner to Help Nonprofit Community Organizations
425Business, May 13, 2021

Support the arts in a year of challenges and inspiration
Seattle Times, April 19, 2021

Report: Layoffs are decreasing as arts institutions prepare to reopen
Puget Sound Business Journal, April 14, 2021

Lost income, empty galleries, a pivot to permanent collections: How Seattle-area museums are weathering the pandemic
Seattle Times, April 9, 2021

We’ll Never Look at Art the Same Way Again
The Stranger, April 5, 2021

How hard have Seattle-area arts and culture groups been hit by pandemic closures? New data provides snapshot
Seattle Times, March 30, 2021

Delicate Dance for the Pacific Northwest Ballet
Seattle Magazine, March 24, 2021

Creative Conundrum: ArtsFund CEO Michael Greer
Seattle Business, February 12, 2021


Can Seattle arts groups survive the pandemic?
KUOW, November 13, 2020

ArtsFund Releases Data Updates On COVID-19 Impacts On Cultural Sector
Broadway World, October 29, 2020

Arts groups use skill and imagination during the pandemic
Seattle Magazine, October 28, 2020

Thousands of Seattle-area cultural workers wonder if they’ll ever return to work as pandemic drags on
KUOW, October 1, 2020

ArtsFund Awards $100K In Special Grants to Regional Arts Nonprofits
Broadway World, September 30, 2020

The arts need a New Deal to survive the pandemic
Crosscut, July 20, 2020

ArtsFund Awards Over Half a Million Dollars in Additional Relief to a Hurting Cultural Sector
Broadway World, July 1, 2020

Creating Black arts spaces: ‘We need honest conversations about Blackness’
KUOW, June 17, 2020

Opera alfresco: How a Seattle singer shares his gift during COVID-19
Christian Science Monitor, May 25, 2020

COVID-19 steals the stage from local performers
Q13 Fox, May 21, 2020

Could the coronavirus reset society? Questions we should be asking about post-pandemic life
Seattle Times, May 21, 2020

Support ArtsFund to help restore Seattle’s vibrancy
Seattle Times, May 10, 2020

New Numbers On Arts Losses, New Seattle Leadership at the Local and National Levels
Post Alley, May 9, 2020

Profound Disruptions in the Arts: The Hits Just Keep on Coming
Nonprofit Quarterly, May 7, 2020

Seattle artists impacted by COVID-19 find hope in relief efforts
King5, May 7, 2020

Seattle-Area ArtsFund to Grant Nearly $5 Million in Pandemic Relief
American Theatre, May 5, 2020

As COVID-19 impacts local arts groups, some financial relief from ArtsFund
KNKX, May 5, 2020

A New Survey Projects Up to $135 Million in Cultural Organization Losses
Seattle Met, May 5, 2020

Seattle-area cultural organizations projected to lose up to $135 million in revenue because of coronavirus
Seattle Times, May 4, 2020

ArtsFund Invests $4.8M In Grants And Releases New Data On COVID-19 Impact On Cultural Nonprofits
Broadway World, May 4, 2020

Coronavirus has ravaged the arts. Financial relief is available, but is it enough?
Crosscut, April 6, 2020

The Fight to Fund Seattle’s Arts
Seattle Met, April 4, 2020

Seattle artists offer hope and inspiration during COVID-19, even as they struggle themselves
South Seattle Emerald, March 30, 2020

A New Survey Shows Coronavirus’s ‘Staggering and Immediate Impact on the Arts’
Seattle Met, March 23, 2020

Two new relief funds target Seattle area’s battered cultural community
KUOW, March 20, 2020

ArtsFund launches emergency relief fund for arts sector in King County
Puget Sound Business Journal, March 20, 2020

Emergency relief funds launching for Seattle-area arts organizations and artists
Seattle Times, March 20, 2020

Seattle Announces Rent Assistance for Some Arts Organizations
The Stranger, March 20, 2020

Coronavirus fears hit arts groups hard, even before ban on gatherings
Seattle Times, March 12, 2020

How ban on gatherings, to slow coronavirus spread, is affecting Seattle-area arts and music groups
Seattle Times, March 11, 2020

Seattle Arts Institutions Prepare to Lose Millions After Event Ban, Encourage Supporters to “Send Gifts”
The Stranger, March 11, 2020